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Lithium Americas Corp. (LAC.TO)

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Lithium Americas Corp.

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

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustryOther Industrial Metals & Mining
Full Time Employees321

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jonathan D. EvansPres, CEO & Director390.21kN/A1971
Mr. John Anthony Kanellitsas M.B.A., MBA, B.S.Exec. Vice Chairman525kN/A1962
Mr. Eduard K. Epshtein CAChief Financial Officer290kN/A1975
Mr. Gabriel Marcelo RubachaPres of South American Operations & Director420kN/A1966
Mr. Alexi Illya Zawadzki M.Sc.Pres of North American Operations360kN/A1972
Dr. Rene LeBlancChief Technical OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Alexander Hamilto MeikleVP of Corp. Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Dennis BryanSr. VP of Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Dr. Thomas Benson Ph.D.Lead Global Exploration GeologistN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Ignacio CelorrioExec. VP of International AffairsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CAD.


Lithium Americas Corp. operates as a resource company in the United States. The company explores for lithium deposits. It primarily holds interests in the Cauchari-Olaroz Project located in Jujuy province of Argentina; and owns a 100% interest in the Thacker Pass lithium project located in Humboldt County in northern Nevada. 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 October 6, 2020 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 8.

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 a 10 indicates higher governance risk.