David Calhoun - Nielsen Holdings Insider

NLSN -- USA Stock  

USD 26.43  0.77  2.83%

Mr. David L. Calhoun is NonExecutive Director of the company. He is a Senior Managing Director and Head of Private Equity Portfolio Operations of Blackstone and a Member of Blackstones Management and Executive Committees. Prior to joining Blackstone in the beginning of 2014, Mr. Calhoun served as the Chief Executive Officer of Nielsen from September 2006 to December 2013 and also as Executive Chairman of the Board from January 2014 to December 2015. He oversaw the transformation of Nielsen from a private company to a publicly traded corporation listed on the SP 500. Calhoun leadership was marked by a new vision, new values and a big commitment to develop Nielsen as an Academy Company. Prior to joining Nielsen, he served as Vice Chairman of General Electric Company and President and CEO of GE Infrastructure. During his 26year tenure at GE, he ran multiple business units, including GE Transportation, GE Aircraft Engines, GE Employers Reinsurance Corporationrationration, GE Lighting and GE Transportation Systems
Age: 57  Chairman Since 2015      
646 654 5000  http://www.nielsen.com
Calhoun is a member of the boards of directors of The Boeing Company and Caterpillar Inc. He was also appointed NonExecutive Chairman of privatelyowned Gates Global effective July 2014. He was a member of the board of directors of Medtronic Inc. from 2007 to 2012.

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Management Efficiency

The company has return on total asset (ROA) of 4.55 % which means that it generated profit of $4.55 on every $100 spent on asset. This is normal as compared to the sector avarege. Similarly, it shows return on stockholders equity (ROE) of 7.68 % meaning that it created $7.68 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders.
The company currently holds 8.61B in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 204.2 indicating the company may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations. Nielsen Holdings plc has Current Ratio of 1.12 suggesting that it may not be capable to disburse its financial obligations when they are due.

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Entity Summary

Nielsen Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an information and measurement company. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Oxford, the United Kingdom. Nielsen Holdings operates under Business Services classification in USA and is traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 46000 people.Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in New York U.S.A and employs 46,000 people. Nielsen Holdings is listed under Business Services category by Fama And French industry classification.

Nielsen Holdings plc Leadership Team

Rick Kash, Vice Chairperson
David Anderson, CFO
Karen Hoguet, Non-Executive Independent Director
Jamere Jackson, CFO
Mitch Barns, CEO, Director
Eric Dale, Chief Legal Officer
Robert Pozen, Non-Executive Independent Director
James Attwood, Non-Executive Director
Guerrino Luca, Director
Kathryn Marinello, Director
Kate Vanek, Senior Vice President - Investor Relations
Mary Finn, Chief Human Resources Officer
James Powell, Global CTO
Javier Teruel, Non-Executive Independent Director
Dwight Barns, CEO and Director
Jeffrey Charlton, Senior Vice President Corporate Controller
Steve Hasker, Global President and COO
Harish Manwani, Director
David Calhoun, Executive Chairman
Nancy Phillips, Chief Human Resource Officer
James Kilts, Director
Giovanni Tavolieri, Global President Operations
Vivek Ranadive, Independent Director
John Tavolieri, President - Global Operations
John Lewis, Global Pres
David Rawlinson, Director
Lauren Zalaznick, Director

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