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George Weston Limited (WNGRF)

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George Weston Limited

22 St. Clair Avenue East
Suite 700
Toronto, ON M4T 2S5

Sector(s)Consumer Defensive
IndustryGrocery Stores
Full Time Employees221,285

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Galen G. Weston B.A., M.B.A.Chairman & CEO3.61MN/A1973
Mr. Richard DufresnePresident & CFO2.3MN/AN/A
Mr. Robert SawyerChief Operating Officer of Loblaw3.91MN/A1954
Mr. Barry Kieran ColumbExecutive VP of Loblaw & President of President's Choice Financial2.64MN/A1965
Mr. Rael Lee Diamond CPA, CAPresident & CEO of Choice Properties1.34MN/A1977
Mr. John WilliamsGroup Treasurer & Head of Corporate FinanceN/AN/A1966
Roy MacDonaldGroup Vice President of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Gordon Andrew McDonald CurrieExecutive VP & Chief Legal Officer1.35MN/A1959
Ms. Jennifer MaccaroneVice President of Human ResourcesN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Khush DadyburjorChief Strategy OfficerN/AN/A1967
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 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 USD.


George Weston Limited provides food and drug retailing, and financial services in Canada and internationally. 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, health and beauty, apparel, general merchandise, and financial services. It operates retail drug stores under the Shoppers Drug Mart name. This segment also provides credit card services, insurance brokerage services, guaranteed investment certificates, and wireless mobile products and services. The Choice Properties segment owns, operates, and manages commercial, residential, tenant, industrial, and office properties. It provides products under the President's Choice, no name, Life Brand, and Farmer's Market brands. The company was founded in 1882 and is based in Toronto, Canada. George Weston Limited is a subsidiary of Wittington Investments, Limited.

Corporate Governance

George Weston Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2023 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 9; 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.