Daniel Camus

Board Member

Personal Information

66 | Independent 

Westmount, Quebec, Canada

Director since: 2011

Citizenship: Canadian and French


Daniel brings CFO, international business and energy sector experience, in particular in nuclear, to Cameco’s board and the three committees he sits on. He also chairs the compensation committee of one other public company.

Key Skills and Experience

  • Financial acumen
  • International business
  • Investments / mergers and acquisitions
  • Risk oversight
  • Uranium / nuclear

Biography

As of April 5, 2019

Daniel Camus is a corporate director. 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. He is the former CFO of the humanitarian finance organization, The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, a position he held from 2012 to 2017.

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 is the audit committee chair and board member of the non-governmental organization, FIND Diagnostics, located in Geneva, Switzerland.

Board and Committee Membership and Attendance

As of December 31, 2018

    2018 Attendance
2018 Voting Results Board and Committee Membership Regular Special Overall
96.3% votes for Board of directors 8 of 8 3 of 3 100%
3.7% votes withheld Audit and finance 4 of 4 3 of 3 100%
  Human resources and compensation 5 of 5 1 of 1 100%
  Nominating, corporate governance and risk 5 of 5 2 of 2 100%

Other Public Company Boards in the Past Five Years

Contour Global Plc, London (LSE)   2016 to present
SGL Carbon AG, Wiesbaden (Xetra)   2008 to 2018
Valeo SA, Paris (NYX)   2006 to 2018
Vivendi SA, Paris (NYX)   2010 to 2015
Morphosys AG, Munich (TecDAX)   2003 to 2015

Securities Held

As of December 31, 2018

Year Cameco Shares DSUs Total Shares
 and DSUs
Total Value of
Shares and DSUs
Multiple of 2018
Annual Retainer
Share Ownership Guidance Compliant1
2018 –– 77,254 77,254 $1,195,892 6.0x Yes
2017 –– 72,227 72,227 $ 838,559    
Change –– 5,027 5,027 $ 357,333    

1.  For evaluating compliance with Cameco’s share ownership guidelines, Daniel’s shares and DSUs held at December 31, 2018 are valued at $1,427,201 and represent 7.1x the board member retainer of $200,000.