People: Roots Corp (ROOT.TO)
24 Apr 2019
Mr. James A. Gabel is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the company since February 2016. Effective upon closing the Offering, Mr. Gabel will also be appointed to the Board. Mr. Gabel has more than 25 years’ experience in the footwear and apparel industry. Prior to joining Roots, Mr. Gabel served as the president of The Performance Group and an officer of Wolverine World Wide from 2014 to 2016, where he oversaw the brands of Saucony, Merrell and Chaco and had global responsibility for U.S.$1 billion in revenue. Prior to that, Mr. Gabel held a number of senior executive roles at adidas Group from 2008 to 2014, including president of adidas Group Canada and president of Reebok North America. Mr. Gabel currently sits on the boards of directors of Keg Restaurants Ltd. and the Terry Fox Foundation. Mr. Gabel received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Wilfrid Laurier University.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||1,382,470|
|Restricted Stock Awards, CAD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||1,382,470|