Daniel Camus

Board Member

Personal Information

64 | Independent 

Geneva, Switzerland

Director since: 2011

Citizenship: Canadian and French

Daniel brings CFO, international business and energy sector experience, in particular in nuclear, to the Cameco board and the three committees he is a member of. He also chairs the audit committee of another public company.


  • Nuclear industry
  • Finance
  • Electricity industry
  • Executive compensation
  • International
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Risk management


As of March 10, 2017

Daniel Camus is CFO of the humanitarian finance organization, The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria since 2013. He is the former group CFO and head of strategy and international activities of Electricité de France SA (EDF). Based in France, EDF is an integrated energy operator active in the generation (including nuclear generation), distribution, transmission, supply and trading of electrical energy with international subsidiaries.

Daniel holds a PhD in Economics from Sorbonne University, and an MBA in finance and economics from the Institute d’Études Politiques de Paris. Over the past 25 years, he has held various senior roles with the Aventis and Hoechst AG Groups in Germany, the US, Canada and France. He has been chair of several audit committees and brings experience in human resources and executive compensation through his senior executive roles at international companies where he worked on business integrations in Germany, the US, Canada and France. He was a director of the public companies Morphosys AG, Munich from 2003 to 2015, and Vivendi SA, Paris from 2010 to 2015.

Board and Committee Membership and Attendance

As of December 31, 2016

    2016 Attendance
2016 Voting Results Board and Committee Membership In Person Teleconference Overall
90.1% for Board of directors 5 of 5 5 of 5 100%
9.9% withheld Audit and finance 5 of 5 1 of 1 100%
  Human resources and compensation 4 of 4 3 of 3 100%
  Safety, health, and environment 1 of 1   100%

Other Public Company Boards and Committee Memberships

Valeo SA, Paris Audit and risks (chair)
SGL Carbon AG, Wiesbaden Governance and ethics (chair), Nomination, Strategy/technology (chair)

Securities Held

As of December 31, 2016

Year Cameco Shares DSUs Total Shares & DSUs Total value of Shares & DSUs Meets share ownership targets
2016 –– 61,214 61,214 $ 859,443 Yes (182%)
2015 –– 48,709 48,709 $ 831,462  
Change –– 12,505 12,505 $  27,981  

For share ownership compliance, Daniel's shares and DSUs held at December 31, 2016 are valued at $ 1,164,968.