People: Tyson Foods Inc (TSN)
9 Dec 2016
Mr. Donald Smith is no longer Chief Executive Officer, Director of Tyson Foods Inc., with effect from December 31, 2016. He is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, having been appointed to that position in November 2009. Mr. Smith has been a member of the Board since 2014. Prior to his appointment as President and Chief Executive Officer, he served as Senior Group Vice President, Poultry and Prepared Foods since January 2009, prior to which he served as Group Vice President of Consumer Products since 2008, Group Vice President of Logistics and Operations Services since 2007, Group Vice President Information Systems, Purchasing and Distribution since 2006 and Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer since 2005. Mr. Smith was initially employed by the Company in 1980. Since assuming the office of CEO in 2009, the Company’s annual revenues have increased 47% to $41.4 billion, and average annual operating income has exceeded $1.5 billion. Mr. Smith is the primary person in management responsible for the overall operation and strategic vision of our business. The Board believes that his leadership and extensive experience with the Company qualify him to serve on the Board.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||1,124,230|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||2,737,820|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||8,765,230|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||12,627,300|