People: Teleflex Inc (TFX.N)
25 May 2017
Mr. Benson F. Smith has been appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company, effective December 31, 2017. Mr. Smith has been a director of Teleflex since 2005 and our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since January 2011. He also served as our President from January 2011 to April 2016. Earlier, Mr. Smith was the managing partner of Sales Research Group, a research and consulting organization, and also served as the Chief Executive Officer of BFS & Associates LLC, which specialized in strategic planning and venture investing. Earlier, Mr. Smith held several executive and senior level positions at C.R. Bard, Inc. during his approximately 25 year tenure at that company. Most recently, Mr. Smith served as C.R. Bard’s President and Chief Operating Officer from 1994 to 1998. Mr. Smith currently serves on the boards of a variety of academic and health-related organizations, including the Advanced Medical Technology Association.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||2,821,140|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||1,117,270|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||2,111,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||6,049,410|