WEN - The Wendy's Company

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The Wendy's Company

One Dave Thomas Boulevard
Dublin, OH 43017
United States
614 764 3100

Sector(s)Consumer Cyclical
Full Time Employees4,833

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Todd Allan PenegorPres, CEO & Director2.76MN/A1965
Mr. Gunther PloschChief Financial Officer1.4MN/A1969
Mr. J. Kevin VasconiChief Information Officer1.23MN/A1961
Ms. Abigail E. PringlePres of International & Chief Devel. Officer1.27MN/A1974
Ms. Suzanne M. ThuerkChief Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1982
Mr. Matt SpessardSr. VP & Global Chief Technology OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Kelsey FreedDirector of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Eric J. Wunsch Esq.Chief Legal Officer & Sec.N/AN/A1971
Mr. Michael G. BernerVP of Corp. & Securities Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Assistant Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Ms. Heidi S. SchauerVP of Communications, Public Affairs & Customer CareN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 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.


The Wendy's Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a quick-service restaurant company in the United States and internationally. It operates through Wendy's U.S., Wendy's International, and Global Real Estate & Development segments. The company is involved in operating, developing, and franchising a system of quick-service restaurants specializing in hamburger sandwiches. The company also owns and leases real estate properties. The company was formerly known as Wendy's/Arby's Group, Inc. and changed its name to The Wendy's Company in July 2011. The Wendy's Company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ohio.

Corporate Governance

The Wendy's Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 1, 2023 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 1.

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.