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George Weston Limited (WN.TO)

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George Weston Limited

22 St. Clair Avenue East
Suite 700
Toronto, ON M4T 2S5
Canada
416-922-2500
https://www.weston.ca

Sector(s)Consumer Defensive
IndustryGrocery Stores
Full Time Employees220,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Galen G. Weston B.A., M.B.A.Chairman & CEO4.2MN/A1973
Mr. Richard DufresnePresident & CFO2.66MN/AN/A
Mr. Rael Lee Diamond C.A., CPAPresident & CEO of Choice Properties2MN/A1977
Mr. Per BankPresident & CEO of Loblaw14.69MN/A1967
Mr. John WilliamsGroup Treasurer & Head of Corporate FinanceN/AN/A1966
Roy MacDonaldGroup Vice President of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Andrew BunstonChief Legal Officer & SecretaryN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Jennifer MaccaroneVice President of Human ResourcesN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Khush DadyburjorChief Strategy OfficerN/AN/A1967
Mr. Rashid WastiExecutive VP & Chief Talent OfficerN/AN/A1968
Amounts are as of December 31, 2023 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.

Description

George Weston Limited provides food and drug retailing, and financial services in Canada. The company operates through two segments, Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) and Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (Choice Properties). The Loblaw segment provides grocery, pharmacy and healthcare services, health and beauty products, apparel, general merchandise, and financial services. This segment also offers credit card and other banking services, insurance brokerage services, guaranteed investment certificates, and wireless mobile products and services. The Choice Properties segment owns, operates, manages, and develops retail commercial and residential properties, leased to necessity-based tenants, industrial, and mixed-use and residential assets. It markets its products under the Shoppers Drug Mart, Joe Fresh, President's Choice Bank, no name, Farmer's Market, T&T, Life Brand, and PC Optimum brands. The company was founded in 1882 and is based in Toronto, Canada. George Weston Limited operates as a subsidiary of Wittington Investments, Limited.

Corporate Governance

George Weston Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2024 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 1.

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.