People: National Bank of Canada (NA.TO)
Mr. Louis Vachon is President, Chief Executive Officer, Non-Independent Director of National Bank of Canada. He has been President and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank since 2007. He was the Bank’s ChiefOperating Officer in 2006 and 2007. He was Chairman of the Board of Directors of Natcan Investment Management Inc. from 2004 to 2006. In 2005 and 2006, he also served as Chairman of the Board and President and Chief Executive Officer of NBF. Louis Vachon began his career in 1985 with Citibank Canada and in 1986 joined Lévesque Beaubien Geoffrion Inc., now National Bank Financial Inc., where he served as Vice-President until 1990. From 1990 to 1996, he was employed by BT Bank of Canada, the Canadian subsidiary of Bankers Trust, where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer from 1994 to 1996. Louis Vachon returned to the Bank in 1996, first as President and Chief Executive Officer of Innocap Investment Management Inc., and then in 1998 was appointed Senior Vice-President – Treasury and Financial Markets of the Bank. Louis Vachon is a member of the Board of Directors of the following Bank subsidiaries: National Bank Group Inc. and National Bank Acquisition Holding Inc. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Bates College and a Master’s degree in International Finance from the Fletcher School (Tufts University). He is also a CFA. He was awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Ottawa and by Bishop’s University. In 2014, he was named CEO of the Year by Canadian Business magazine, and Financial Personality of the Year by the business publication Finance et Investissement in 2012 and 2014. He received the Global Citizens Award from the United Nations Association in Canada and is a Member of the Order of Canada.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||3,538,140|
|Restricted Stock Award, CAD||3,375,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||2,427,500|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||9,340,640|