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KAR Auction Services, Inc. (KAR)

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KAR Auction Services, Inc.

11299 North Illinois Street
Carmel, IN 46032
United States
800 923 3725

Sector(s)Consumer Cyclical
IndustrySpecialty Retail
Full Time Employees11,322

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. James P. HallettChairman & CEO1.63MN/A1953
Mr. Peter J. KellyPres985.65kN/A1969
Mr. Eric M. LoughmillerExec. VP & CFO845.34kN/A1960
Mr. John C. HammerChief Commercial Officer and Pres of ADESA896.54kN/A1971
Mr. Thomas J. FisherExec. VP & Chief Information OfficerN/AN/A1974
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


KAR Auction Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, used vehicle auctions and related vehicle remarketing services for the automotive industry in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, and the United Kingdom. The company operates through two segments, ADESA Auctions and AFC. The ADESA Auctions segment offers whole car auctions and related services to the vehicle remarketing industry through online auctions and auction facilities. It also provides value-added services, such as auction related, transportation, reconditioning, inspection, title and repossession administration and remarketing, vehicle research, and analytical services, as well as data as a service. This segment sells its products and services through vehicle manufacturers, fleet companies, rental car companies, finance companies, and others. As of December 31, 2019, this segment had a network of 74 whole car auction facilities in North America. The AFC segment offers floorplan financing, a short-term inventory-secured financing to independent used vehicle dealers; and sells vehicle service contracts. It also provides wheel repair and hail catastrophe response services. The company serves vehicle manufacturers, vehicle rental companies, financial institutions, commercial fleets and fleet management companies, and dealer customers. The company was formerly known as KAR Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to KAR Auction Services, Inc. in November 2009. KAR Auction Services, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Carmel, Indiana.

Corporate Governance

KAR Auction Services, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 9, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.