People: General Electric Co (GE.N)
9 Dec 2016
Mr. William Geoffrey Beattie is Independent Director of General Electric Company. Mr. Beattie received a law degree from the University of Western Ontario and served as a partner in the Toronto law firm Torys LLP before joining The Woodbridge Company Limited, where he served as chief executive officer from 1998 through December 2012. The Woodbridge Company Limited is a privately held investment holding company for the Thomson family of Canada and the majority shareholder of Thomson Reuters, where Mr. Beattie served as deputy chairman from 2000 through May 2013 and director from 1998 through May 2013. He has served as chief executive officer of Generation Capital, an investment company, since September 2013, and chairman of Relay Ventures since June 2013. He also serves as a member of the board of directors of Royal Bank of Canada (where he serves as the chairman of the Risk Committee) and Maple Leaf Foods Inc. In addition to his public company board memberships, Mr. Beattie is a trustee of the University Health Network in Toronto and Chairman, Relay Ventures, a Canadian venture capital firm and Director, DBRS, Inc., a rating agency.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||--|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||299,237|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||25,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||324,237|