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BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC.

(BRK.A)
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Business Summary
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is a holding company owning subsidiaries engaged in various business activities, including insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, freight rail transportation, manufacturing and retailing. Its segments include Insurance, such as GEICO, Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group and Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group; Burlington Northern Santa Fe, LLC, which is engaged in the operation of the railroad system; Berkshire Hathaway Energy, which includes regulated electric and gas utility; Manufacturing, which includes manufacturers of various products, including industrial, consumer and building products; McLane Company, which is engaged in the wholesale distribution of groceries and non-food items; Service and retailing, which includes providers of various services, such as shared aircraft ownership programs, aviation pilot training, electronic components distribution and various retailing businesses, including automobile dealerships and furniture leasing.

Number of employees : 360 000 people.
Sales per Business
20192020Delta
Insurance67 693.0026.6%69 361.0028.3% +2.46%
Manufacturing62 730.0024.6%59 079.0024.1% -5.82%
McLane Company50 458.0019.8%46 840.0019.1% -7.17%
Service and Retailing29 487.0011.6%28 178.0011.5% -4.44%
Berkshire Hathaway Energy20 114.007.9%21 031.008.6% +4.56%
Burlington Northern Santa Fe23 515.009.2%20 869.008.5% -11.25%
Corporate, Eliminations and Other619.000.2%152.000.1% -75.44%
USD in Million
Sales per region
20192020Delta
United States209 697.0082.4%206 901.0084.3% -1.33%
Europe, Canada and the Asia Pacific29 259.0011.5%28 448.4011.6% -2.77%
Global15 660.006.2%10 160.604.1% -35.12%
USD in Million
Managers
Name Title Age Since
Warren Buffett Chairman & Chief Executive Officer 90 1970
Marc Hamburg Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Senior VP 70 -
David Gottesman Independent Director 93 2011
Walter Scott, Jr. Independent Director 88 2011
Charlotte M. Guyman Independent Director 63 2011
Stephen Burke Independent Director 61 2011
Thomas S. Murphy Independent Director 94 2003
Susan Lynne Decker Independent Director 57 2007
Meryl B. Witmer Independent Director 58 2013
Kenneth Chenault Independent Director 68 2020
Members of the board
Name Title Age Since
Warren Buffett Chairman & Chief Executive Officer 90 1970
Charles Munger Vice Chairman 97 1978
David Gottesman Independent Director 93 2011
Walter Scott, Jr. Independent Director 88 2011
Howard Graham Buffett Director 65 1993
Charlotte M. Guyman Independent Director 63 2011
Ronald Olson Director 78 1997
Stephen Burke Independent Director 61 2011
Thomas S. Murphy Independent Director 94 2003
Susan Lynne Decker Independent Director 57 2007
Equities
Vote QuantityFree-FloatCompany-owned sharesTotal Float
Stock A 1 666,214 360,118 54.1% 42,748 6.4% 75.1%
Stock B 0.0001 1,481,551,715 1,322,936,085 89.3% 156,178,615 10.5%
Shareholders
NameEquities%
Warren Buffett 238,624 38.3%
Nicholas Fund, Inc. 47,000 7.54%
Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLC 31,819 5.10%
Capital Research & Management Co. 26,741 4.29%
Allianz Global Investors GmbH (Italy) 21,638 3.47%
First Manhattan Co. 18,807 3.02%
David Gottesman 17,202 2.76%
Prudential Securities 16,048 2.57%
RGT Wealth Advisors LLC 10,031 1.61%
Principal Gestão de Investimentos Ltda. 8,800 1.41%
Holdings
NameEquities%Valuation
BYD COMPANY LIMITED (1211) 225,000,000 21.5% 7,620,205,500 USD
YG-1 CO., LTD. (A019210) 2,400,000 7.85% 19,188,408 USD
NAITO & CO., LTD. (7624) 3,094,000 5.65% 4,928,556 USD
Company contact information
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.
3555 Farnam Street
Suite 1440
Omaha, NE 68131

Phone : +1.402.346.1400
Web : http://www.berkshirehathaway.com
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