People: Umicore SA (UMI.BR)
Mr. Karel Vinck has served as Honorary Chairman of Umicore N.V. since November 19, 2008. Previously, he was appointed Independent Non-Executive Director on October 17, 1994 and Independent Non-Executive Chairman on October 1, 2002. He also served as Chairman of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee of the Company between October 1, 2002 and November 19, 2008. Before joining Umicore, Mr. Vinck was Chief Executive Officer of Eternit and Bekaert. He is also Member of the Board of Suez-Tractebel, Tessenderlo Group and of Theatre Royal de la Monnaie. He was appointed Co-Ordinator of the European Rail Traffic Management System with the European Commission, Chairman of Cumerio, Honorary Chairman of VEV (the Flemish employers association) and Chairman of the Flemish Science Policy Council. He was Chief Executive Officer of the Belgian Railways from 2002 until 2005. Mr. Vinck holds a Masters of Business Administration from Cornell University and a Master of Engineering degree from Institut Commercial de Nancy.
|Total Annual Compensation, EUR||79,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, EUR||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, EUR||--|
|All Other, EUR||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, EUR||79,000|