SWIR - Sierra Wireless, Inc.

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Sierra Wireless, Inc.

13811 Wireless Way
Richmond, BC V6V 3A4
Canada
604-231-1100
http://www.sierrawireless.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryCommunication Equipment
Full-time employees1,400

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Kent P. ThextonPres, CEO & Director205.27k1.97k1963
Mr. David G. McLennanCFO, Chief Transformation Officer & Corp. Sec.427.85k110.77k1962
Mr. Jason L. KrauseChief Operating Officer433.93kN/AN/A
Mr. Marc OvertonChief Solutions Officer496.05kN/AN/A
Mr. Philippe GuillemetteChief Technology OfficerN/AN/A1966
Amounts are as of 31 December 2018, 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 USD.

Description

Sierra Wireless, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cellular wireless devices, and provide services in the wireless communications and information technology industry in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. Its Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Solutions segment offers embedded cellular modules, short range wireless modules, global navigation satellite system modules, software, and tools to integrate wireless connectivity into various products and solutions for OEM customers, including the embedded wireless modules product portfolio; cloud-based remote device and data management solutions; and Legato, an open source Linux-based platform. It also offers professional services to OEM customers during their product development and launch process. Its Enterprise Solutions segment provides intelligent routers and gateways, as well as security and device management solutions, and professional services. Its Internet of Things (IoT) Services segment offers cellular connectivity services, which include smart subscriber identity module and core network platforms; a cloud based platform to deploy and manage IoT subscriptions, devices, and applications over the air; managed broadband cellular services, which include a combination of hardware, connectivity services, and cloud services; and specific vertical market IoT solutions that include segments, such as security, asset tracking and asset optimization. The company serves automotive, transportation, enterprise networking, energy, sales and payment, mobile computing, security, industrial monitoring, field services, residential, healthcare, public safety, retail, industrial, manufacturing, and cleantech industries, as well as financial enterprises. It serves through direct channels; and indirect channels, including OEMs, distributors, value-added resellers, and mobile network operators. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Richmond, Canada.

Corporate governance

Sierra Wireless, Inc.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 4 October 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder rights: 2; Compensation: 2.

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.