People: A Schulman Inc (SHLM.O)
26 May 2017
Mr. David G. Birney is Lead Independent Director of the company. Mr. Birney also serves as a member of the Compensation, Nominating and Corporate Governance and Executive Committees. Mr. Birney is currently retired. Previously, Mr. Birney served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Solvay America, Inc., a subsidiary of Solvay S.A., an international industrial chemical group, and held numerous executive level positions within the Solvay Group from 1978 to 2006. Mr. Birney also served as a director of Tronox Incorporated, a specialty chemical company, from 2006 to 2011. The Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee believes that the attributes, skills and qualifications Mr. Birney has developed through his experiences as a chief executive officer in the chemicals and plastics industry, public-company director experience, as well his prior service as a director of A. Schulman, including his exemplary service as Chair of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, allow him to provide continued industry and corporate governance expertise to the Board of Directors and therefore has nominated him for re-election.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||100,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||62,682|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||162,682|