AZJ.AX - Aurizon Holdings Limited

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Aurizon Holdings Limited

900 Ann Street
Level 8
Fortitude Valley, QLD 4006
61 7 3019 9000

Full-time employees4,645

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Andrew T. HardingMD, CEO & Director4.1MN/A1967
Ms. Pam BainsCFO & Group Exec. of Strategy1.52MN/AN/A
Mr. Michael G. Carter BEng, BBus, MAICD, AFAIMGroup Exec. of Technical Services & PlanningN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Christopher L. VaggHead of Investor Relations & Group TreasurerN/AN/AN/A
Mark HairsineMang. of Media & CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in AUD.


Aurizon Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates as a rail freight operator in Australia. It operates through Network, Coal, Bulk, and Other segments. The company transports various commodities, including mining, agricultural, industrial, and retail products; and retail goods and groceries across small and big towns, and cities, as well as coal and iron ore. It also operates and manages the Central Queensland Coal Network that consists of 2,670 kilometers of track network; and provides various specialist services, such as rail design, engineering, construction, management, and maintenance, as well as supply chain solutions. In addition, the company transports bulk freight for miners, primary producers, and the manufacturing industry. Further, it is involved in the general freight business. The company was formerly known as QR National Limited and changed its name to Aurizon Holdings Limited in December 2012. Aurizon Holdings Limited was incorporated in 2010 and is headquartered in Fortitude Valley, Australia.

Corporate governance

Aurizon Holdings Limited’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 3 February 2020 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder rights: 6; 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 10 indicates higher governance risk.