People: Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC (RR.L)
22 Aug 2019
Mr. Stephen W. Daintith is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director of the Company. Stephen graduated from the University of Leeds in 1985, with a BA in Economics and Accounting, and started his career with Price Waterhouse (now PwC) where he trained and qualified as a Chartered Accountant. In his time at Price Waterhouse, Stephen was based in London and Chicago and worked with a variety of clients across many different sectors. Following roles at Forte plc and the UK Civil Aviation Authority, he joined British American Tobacco (BAT) in 1996. In his nine years with BAT, Stephen held several executive positions including Finance Director in South Africa and Pakistan and CEO in Bangladesh and Switzerland. In 2005, Stephen moved into the media sector and joined News Corporation as CFO of News International before moving to New York in 2008 to take on the role of CFO and COO of Dow Jones, also part of the group. In 2011, Stephen became the CFO of Daily Mail and General Trust plc and remained in this role before joining Rolls-Royce in April 2017. Stephen has a deep understanding of international business across various sectors and an appreciation for looking beyond the numbers to help improve performance. His experience and record of achievement in change management is also particularly relevant to Rolls-Royce and allows Stephen to make a significant contribution to the long-term growth of the business and the increasing demand for its technology. Stephen demonstrates strong leadership qualities and is a valued member of the Board and the Executive Leadership Team.
|Total Annual Compensation, GBP||1,064,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, GBP||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, GBP||1,259,000|
|All Other, GBP||125,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, GBP||2,448,000|