People: BCE Inc (BCE.N)
2 Dec 2016
Mr. George Alexander Cope is the President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Bce Inc., and President and Chief Executive Officer of Bell Canada, a subsidiary of the Company. Mr. Cope is leading the transformation of Canada’s largest communications company with a competitive strategy of unparalleled investment in advanced broadband networks, innovative communications services, new media and a better customer experience. Under Mr. Cope’s guidance, Bell has moved to the forefront of communications growth services: Wireless, TV, Internet and Media. Recognized as Canada’s Outstanding CEO of the Year for 2015, Mr. Cope has earned a reputation as an innovative strategist and builder of high-performance teams. Appointed President and CEO of BCE and Bell Canada in July 2008, he has served in public-company chief executive roles in the industry for almost 30 years. Mr. Cope led the launch of the Bell Let’s Talk initiative, the largest-ever corporate commitment to Canadian mental health and now one of the country’s most prominent community investment campaigns, and was Chair of United Way Toronto’s record-breaking 2013 campaign. A graduate of the Ivey School of Business at Western University (HBA ’84), Mr. Cope was named Ivey Business Leader of the Year in 2013. He has been awarded honourary doctorates by his alma mater and the University of Windsor, and the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for his work on Bell Let’s Talk. He was appointed a Member of the Order of Canada in 2014.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||4,789,400|
|Restricted Stock Awards, CAD||4,406,250|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||2,349,350|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||11,545,000|