People: WSP Global Inc (WSP.TO)
18 Dec 2018
Mr. Christopher Cole has been re-designated as Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of WSP Global Inc., with effective from July 1, 2013. He has over 40 years of experience in the engineering and consulting services fields. He started his career as an engineer working for a major contracting and subsequently consultancy business. He joined WSP as a partner at its inception, becoming Managing Director in 1987 and Chief Executive in 2001. Under his leadership, WSP was the first engineering consultant firm to become a fully listed public company (in 1990), growing organically and through acquisition from a single-discipline U.K. consultant firm of 200 people to a 9,000-strong multi-disciplinary global player with two-thirds of its business outside the U.K., prior to the historic 2012 merger with GENIVAR, which in 2014 was renamed WSP Global Inc. Since March 2007, he has been non-executive Chairman of Ashtead Group plc, since 2013 Senior Non-Executive Director of Infinis Energy plc, and in 2014 became Non-Executive Chairman of Applus+ RTD.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||336,245|
|Restricted Stock Award, CAD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||6,738|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||342,983|