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Lithium Americas Corp. (LAC)

NYSE - NYSE Delayed price. Currency in USD
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25.15+1.56 (+6.61%)
At close: 04:00PM EDT
25.88 +0.73 (+2.90%)
Pre-market: 08:09AM EDT

Lithium Americas Corp.

300 – 900 West Hastings Street
Suite 300
Vancouver, BC V6C 1E5

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustryOther Industrial Metals & Mining
Full-time employees347

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Jonathan D. EvansPres, CEO & Director759.9kN/A1971
Mr. John Anthony Kanellitsas B.S., M.B.A., MBAExec. Vice Chair564.64kN/A1962
Mr. Eduard K. Epshtein C.A., CAChief Financial Officer343.77kN/A1975
Dr. Rene LeBlancChief Technical Officer395.93kN/AN/A
Mr. Alexander Hamilto MeikleVP of Corp. Devel.431.9kN/AN/A
Ms. Virginia MorganSr. Director of Investor Relations & ESGN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Jenna R. VirkCorp. Sec. & Director of Legal AffairsN/AN/A1978
Ms. Aubree Barnum P.H.R.VP of HRN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Dennis P. Bryan P.E.Sr. VP of Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Alexi Illya Zawadzki M.Sc.Pres of North American OperationsN/AN/A1972
Amounts are as of 31 December 2020, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Lithium Americas Corp. operates as a resource company in the United States and Argentina. The company explores for lithium deposits. It owns interests in the Cauchari-Olaroz project located in Jujuy province of Argentina; Thacker Pass project located in north-western Nevada; and Pastos Grandes project located in the Salta province of Argentina. The company was formerly known as Western Lithium USA Corporation and changed its name to Lithium Americas Corp. in March 2016. Lithium Americas Corp. was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

Corporate governance

Lithium Americas Corp.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 May 2022 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 8; Board: 9; Shareholder rights: 6; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.