People: Baxter International Inc (BAX.N)
Mr. John D. Forsyth is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Forsyth has been Chairman of Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, a healthcare insurance provider for residents of Iowa and South Dakota, since 2000 and Chief Executive Officer since 1996. Prior to that, he spent 26 years at the University of Michigan, holding various positions, including President and Chief Executive Officer of the University of Michigan Health System. Mr. Forsyth currently serves as a director of the National Institute of Healthcare Management and previously served as a director of Baxalta, until its merger with Shire plc (Shire). Extensive experience in the healthcare industry and with healthcare payors. An understanding of the challenges associated with leading and operating within large, complex organizations as current Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and given his 26 years of management experience in the University of Michigan Health System.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||121,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||92,507|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||89,001|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||302,508|