VAL - Valaris plc

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Valaris plc

6 Chesterfield Gardens
London W1J 5BQ
United Kingdom
44 20 7659 4660

IndustryOil & Gas Drilling
Full-time employees5,800

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Dr. Thomas P. BurkePres, CEO & Director5.79MN/A1967
Mr. Jonathan H. BakshtExec. VP & CFO2.01MN/A1976
Mr. Gilles LucaSr. VP & COO1.99MN/A1972
Mr. Michael T. McGuintySr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.1.96MN/A1963
Mr. Alan QuinteroSr. VP of Bus. Devel.583.37kN/A1963
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 USD.


Valaris plc provides offshore drilling services in various water depths worldwide. It operates a rig fleet of ultra-deepwater drillships, versatile semisubmersibles, and modern shallow-water jackups. The company's offshore fleet includes 16 drillships, 12 semisubmersibles, 54 jackups, and 2 deepwater managed units. The company was formerly known as Ensco Rowan plc and changed its name to Valaris plc in July 2019. Valaris plc was incorporated in 2009 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

Valaris plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 7 December 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder rights: 3; 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 10 indicates higher governance risk.