Daniel Camus

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Board Member

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

Key Skills and Experience

  • Executive leadership and strategy
  • Financial leadership, accounting and audit
  • Investor relations
  • Nuclear industry
  • International business and cultural perspectives

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. He is the audit and finance committee's audit financial expert based on his experience, education and financial expertise.


As of March 11, 2024

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. For more than 25 years, he 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 serves on the board of MedAccess plc, located in London, UK, and as a member of the supervisory board of ADAGIA Partners, a private equity firm in Paris, France. Daniel was formerly the audit committee chair and a board member of the non-governmental organization, FIND Diagnostics, located in Geneva, Switzerland.

Board and Committee Membership and Attendance

As of December 31, 2023

2023 Attendance
2023 Voting ResultsBoard and Committee MembershipNumber of MeetingsOverall
50,873,795 votes (89.09%) for
1,183,691 votes (2.07%) against
Board of directors8 of 8100%
Audit and finance (chair)5 of 5100%
Human resources and compensation4 of 4100%

Other Public Company Boards in the Past Five Years

ContourGlobal PLC, London (LSE) 2016 to 2022

Securities Held

As of December 31, 2023

YearCameco SharesDSUsTotal Shares
 and DSUs
Market Value of
Shares and DSUs1
Multiple of 2023
Annual Retainer
(at market value)
Compliance with
Share Ownership
2023––93,30793,307$ 5,330,60926.7xYes
2022––91,81191,811$ 2,817,667  
Change––1,4961,496$ 2,512,942  

1. Based on total holdings calculated using $57.13 for 2023 and $30.69 for 2022, 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, 2023 are valued at $5,332,324 and represent 26.7x the board member retainer of $200,000.