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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. FerrisCEO, Pres & Corp. Director1.48MN/A1963
Mr. Christopher A. VirostekCFO & VP of Fin.713.48kN/A1973
Mr. Sean P. McLarenChief Operating Officer754.82kN/AN/A
Mr. Christopher D. McIverSr. VP of Marketing & Corp. Devel.582.74kN/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. Alan Anthony CaputoVP of HRN/AN/AN/A
Mr. D'Arcy Robert HendersonVice-Pres, Canadian Woodland OperationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Peter C. WijnbergenPres of Engineered WoodN/AN/A1962
Ms. Robin E. LampardSr. VP of Fin.N/AN/AN/A
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.

Description

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd., a diversified wood products company, produces and sells lumber, panels, and pulp and papers in western Canada and the southern United States. It offers spruce-pine-fir, Douglas Fir-Larch, Hem-Fir tree, and southern yellow pine lumber; treated wood products; and newsprint, wood chips, and other residuals and energy products, as well as bioproducts. The company also provides medium density fiberboard panels and plywood; laminated veneer lumber wood products; and northern bleached softwood Kraft pulp used to produce various paper products, including printing and writing papers, specialty grades, and various tissue products. In addition, it offers bleached chemical thermo-mechanical pulp that is used to produce coated board grades, printing and writing paper, and paper towel/napkin grades, as well as specialty papers and tissue grades. The company also exports lumber to the Far East, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, the Middle East, and South America. 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 26 September 2021 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 5; Shareholder rights: 6; Compensation: 4.

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.