People: Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI.N)
2 Dec 2016
Mr. James Clifton Smith is President, Chief Executive Officer, Non-Independent Director of Thomson Reuters Corporation. He has been President & Chief Executive Officer since January 2012. Mr. Smith was Chief Operating Officer of Thomson Reuters from September 2011 to December 2011 and Chief Executive Officer of Thomson Reuters Professional division from April 2008 to September 2011. Prior to the acquisition of Reuters Group PLC (Reuters) by The Thomson Corporation (Thomson) in April 2008, he served as Chief Operating Officer of Thomson and as President and Chief Executive Officer of Thomson Learning’s Academic and Reference Group. Mr. Smith joined the Thomson Newspaper Group in 1987. He held several staff and operating positions, culminating in his role as head of operations for Thomson Newspapers in the U.S. With the sale of the Thomson Newspaper Group in 2000, he joined Thomson in 2001 as Executive Vice President. He began his career as a journalist and held several editorial and general management positions prior to joining Thomson. Mr. Smith received a BA from Marshall University.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||4,810,580|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||2,906,410|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||3,009,500|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||10,726,500|