People: Timken Co (TKR)
8 Feb 2016
Mr. William R. Burkhart is Senior Vice President, General Counsel of The Timken Company, since 2000. Mr. Burkhart joined Timken in 1994 as an attorney at company headquarters in Canton. He leads a team that provides legal counsel and support for all of Timken’s global business activities, including acquisitions and affiliations. He also has responsibility for corporate governance, ethics and compliance, as well as environmental, health and safety programs. He is a member of the company's executive council. Mr. Burkhart previously served as director – affiliations and acquisitions in Canton, Ohio, and as legal counsel for the company’s operations in Europe, Africa and West Asia. He joined Timken as an attorney in Canton in 1994, and was named corporate attorney in 1996. He was named to his current position in 2000. Prior to joining Timken, Mr. Burkhart served as an attorney for Reed Smith LLP, a law firm based in Pittsburgh. Mr. Burkhart is a member of the Board of Directors of the Ohio Chamber of Commerce and the Manufacturers' Alliance Law Council. He received a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Florida and a juris doctorate from Harvard University.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||773,162|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||971,636|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||1,315,730|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||3,060,520|