Daniel Camus

Board Member

70 | Independent
Westmount, Quebec, Canada
Director since: 2011
Citizenship: Canadian and French

  • Key Skills and Experience

    • Financial acumen
    • Executive leadership and strategy
    • Nuclear industry
    • International business
    • People and compensation
  • Daniel brings CFO, international business and energy sector experience, in the nuclear industry in particular, to Cameco’s board and the two committees he sits on, including as chair of the audit and finance committee.


As of March 13, 2023

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.

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 chaired 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 and of MedAccess plc, located in London, UK.

Board and Committee Membership and Attendance

As of December 31, 2022

    2022 Attendance
2022 Voting Results Board and Committee Membership Regular Special Overall
93.7% votes for Board of directors 7 of 7 7 of 7 100%
  Audit and finance (chair) 5 of 5   100%
  Human resources and compensation 4 of 4   100%

Other Public Company Boards in the Past Five Years

ContourGlobal PLC, London (LSE)   2016 to 2022
SGL Carbon SE, Wiesbaden (Xetra)   2008 to 2018
Valeo SA, Paris (NYX)   2006 to 2018

Securities Held

As of December 31, 2022

Year Cameco Shares DSUs Total Shares
 and DSUs
Market Value of
Shares and DSUs1
Multiple of 2022
Annual Retainer
(at market value)
Share Ownership
Guideline Compliant2


91,811 91,811 $ 2,817,667 14.1x Yes
2021 –– 89,615 89,615 $ 2,471,582    
Change –– 2,196 2,196 $    346,085    

1.  Based on total holdings calculated using $30.69 for 2022 and $27.58 for 2021, the closing prices of Cameco shares on the last trading day of the year on the TSX.
2   For evaluating compliance with Cameco’s share ownership guidelines, Daniel’s DSUs held at December 31, 2022 are valued at $2,820,608 and represent 14.1x the board member retainer of $200,000.