People: Advanced Drainage Systems Inc (WMS.N)
15 Aug 2018
Mr. D. Scott Barbour has been appointed as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company, with effective as of September 1, 2017. Mr. Barbour has over 25 years of experience in the industrials sector. Most recently, he worked for Emerson Electric, a global technology and engineering company that provides solutions for customers in industrial, residential and commercial markets as President and CEO of its $4.5 billion Network Power business. Mr. Barbour was responsible for managing major multi-million dollar contract negotiations, leading and implementing a global profitability optimization program, expanding Emerson’s geographic footprint, introducing new product lines, and managing the spin-off and subsequent sale of the Network Power business, now Vertiv. During his tenure at Emerson, Mr. Barbour also held several leadership positions including Group Vice President of Emerson Climate Technologies Group, President, Emerson Climate Technologies Asia Pacific Division, and President, Emerson Climate Technologies Air Conditioning Division. In these roles, Mr. Barbour drove significant technology initiatives, increased profitability and led new product development. Mr. Barbour began his career at Colt Industries, where he worked as a product engineer. Mr. Barbour received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Southern Methodist University and his Master of Business Administration from the Owen Graduate School of Management, Vanderbilt University. We believe that Mr. Barbour’s extensive leadership experience and substantial business qualifications make him qualified to serve as a member of our Board.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||466,667|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||1,100,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||1,724,870|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||3,291,540|