People: WestJet Airlines Ltd (WJA.TO)
Mr. Clive J. Beddoe serves as Independent Chairman of the Board of WestJet Airlines Ltd. Mr. Beddoe is the President of The Hanover Group of Companies, a private investment company, and a former Director of Alberta Investment Management Corp. Mr. Beddoe, a successful entrepreneur, brings to WestJet a strong background in financial planning and strategic management. Mr. Beddoe is a private pilot and has been licensed to fly numerous types of aircraft. It was through this keen interest in aircraft that he became involved with the formation of WestJet. Mr. Beddoe served as President of WestJet until September 2006 and the Chief Executive Officer of WestJet until September 2007. On February 10, 2009, Mr. Beddoe relinquished his role as Executive Chairman of WestJet in favour of acting solely as Chair of the Board. Mr. Beddoe has been the recipient of honorary degrees from the University of Calgary and Wilfred Laurier University and was appointed the 2010/2011 Jarislowsky Resident Fellow in Business Management at the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary. In 2012, Mr. Beddoe was inducted into the Canadian Business Hall of Fame and, in 2013, was inducted into the Calgary Business Hall of Fame.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||--|
|Restricted Stock Awards, CAD||40,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||166,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||206,000|