People: First Hawaiian Inc (FHB.OQ)
18 Mar 2019
Mr. Eric Kawika Yeaman is President, Chief Operating Officer of the Company, effective September 4, 2018. Since February 2018, he has also served as Interim Chief Financial Officer of First Hawaiian and First Hawaiian Bank. Prior to joining First Hawaiian Bank, Mr. Yeaman was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCOM), Hawaii's leading telecommunications provider, from 2008 until 2015. In December 2008, Hawaiian Telcom filed a petition for bankruptcy under Chapter 11 of the federal bankruptcy laws. Under Mr. Yeaman's leadership, the company emerged from bankruptcy in October 2010 and operated profitably throughout his remaining tenure with that company. Mr. Yeaman's prior experience also includes consulting and audit work from 1989 to 2000 at Arthur Andersen LLP, where he was a Senior Manager. From 2000 until 2003, Mr. Yeaman served as Chief Operating and Financial Officer at Kamehameha Schools, and from 2003 until 2008, he served as Financial Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. (NYSE: HE), a publicly traded electric utility holding company owning the largest supplier of electricity in Hawaii, taking responsibility for financial strategy and reporting, investor relations and pension plan management. He later served as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of its Hawaiian Electric Company subsidiary. Mr. Yeaman serves on the publicly traded company boards of Alaska Air Group, Inc., Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. and Hawaiian Telcom as well as the not-for-profit boards of the Harold K.L. Castle Foundation, the Friends of Hawaii Charities and the First Hawaiian Bank Foundation. Mr. Yeaman holds a bachelor's in business administration degree in accounting from the University of Hawaii at Manoa and is a Certified Public Accountant (not in public practice) in Hawaii.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||2,845,180|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||544,372|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||163,586|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||3,553,140|