67 | Independent
Westmount, Quebec, Canada
Director since: 2011
Citizenship: Canadian and French
Key Skills and Experience
- Financial acumen
- International business
- Investments / mergers and acquisitions
- Risk oversight
- Uranium / nuclear
Daniel brings CFO, international business and energy sector experience, in particular in nuclear, to Cameco’s board and the two committees he sits on, including as chair of the audit and finance committee. He also chairs the compensation committee of one other public company.
As of March 10, 2020
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, 2019
|2019 Voting Results||Board and Committee Membership||Regular||Special||Overall|
|96.6% votes for||Board of directors||7 of 7||1 of 1||100%|
|3.4% votes withheld||Audit and finance||5 of 5||100%|
|Human resources and compensation||4 of 4||100%|
|Nominating, corporate governance and risk*||3 of 3||100%|
* Daniel left the nominating, corporate governance and risk committee in May 2019.
Other Public Company Boards in the Past Five Years
|Contour Global PLC, London (LSE)||2016 to present|
|SGL Carbon SE, 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|
As of December 31, 2019
|Year||Cameco Shares||DSUs||Total Shares
|Market Value of
Shares and DSUs
|Multiple of 2019
1. For evaluating compliance with Cameco’s share ownership guidelines, Daniel’s DSUs held at December 31, 2019 are valued at $1,426,687 and represent 7.1x the board member retainer of $200,000.