People: TransCanada Corp (TRP)
17 Aug 2017
Mr. Russell K. Girling serves as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of TransCanada Corporation. Mr. Girling has been the President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of TransCanada and TCPL since July 1, 2010. He has led TransCanada Corporation through a period of unprecedented growth, including the development of its Liquids Pipelines business, expansion of its power generation portfolio and the successful US$13 billion acquisition of Columbia Pipeline Group, Inc. in July 2016. Prior to becoming CEO, Mr. Girling was Chief Operating Officer, responsible for overseeing TransCanada's pipelines and energy businesses, corporate development activities and strategies, operations and major projects and corporate services. Mr. Girling has also served as President, Pipelines, Executive Vice-President, Corporate Development, Chief Financial Officer and Executive VicePresident, Power. Prior to joining TransCanada in 1994, Mr. Girling held several marketing and management positions at Suncor Inc., Northridge Petroleum Marketing and Dome Petroleum. Mr. Girling is currently a director of Agrium Inc., the American Petroleum Institute and the Business Council of Canada and is a member of the U.S. National Petroleum Council and U.S. Business Roundtable. Mr. Girling is the former Chairman of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America, former Chairman of the Natural Gas Council and former director of the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association. He has also served as Chairman and CEO of TC PipeLines GP, Inc. (general partner of TC PipeLines, LP), Chairman of TransCanada Power, L.P. and director of Bruce Power Inc. Mr. Girling has a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Calgary.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||3,510,020|
|Restricted Stock Awards, CAD||3,000,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||3,628,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||10,138,000|