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West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFG)

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West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

858 Beatty Street
Suite 501
Vancouver, BC V6B 1C1
Canada
604-895-2700
https://www.westfraser.com

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustryLumber & Wood Production
Full-time employees11,000

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Raymond W. FerrisPres, CEO & Corp. Director2.04MN/A1963
Mr. Christopher A. Virostek CA, CPA, HBBAVP of Fin. & CFO791.94kN/A1973
Mr. Sean P. McLarenChief Operating Officer831.21kN/AN/A
Mr. Peter C. WijnbergenPres of Engineered Wood1.19MN/A1962
Ms. Robin A. LampardSr. Vice-Pres of Fin.740.65kN/AN/A
Mr. Chuck H. WatkinsVice-Pres of Capital & TechnologyN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Robert B. Winslow C.F.A.Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Christopher D. McIverSr. Vice-Pres of Marketing & Corp. Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Alan Anthony CaputoVP of HRN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Keith D. CarterSr. Vice-Pres of Western CanadaN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2021, 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.

Description

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd., a diversified wood products company, engages in manufacturing, selling, marketing, and distributing lumber, engineered wood products, pulp, newsprint, wood chips, and other residuals and renewable energy. It offers spruce-pine-fir and southern yellow pine lumber, treated wood products, medium density fiberboard panels and plywood, oriented strand board, and laminated veneer lumber wood products. The company also provides northern bleached softwood Kraft pulp and bleached chemical thermo-mechanical pulp used to produce various paper products, including printing and writing papers, specialty grades, and various tissue products. It sells its products to major retail chains, contractor supply yards, and wholesalers, as well as industrial customers for further processing or as components for other products in Canada, the United States, China, Europe, Asia, and other countries. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. was founded in 1955 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.

Corporate governance

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 June 2022 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 5; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 5.

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.