Aeterna Zentaris Management

Management criteria checks 2/4

Aeterna Zentaris' CEO is Klaus Paulini, appointed in Oct 2019, has a tenure of 4.58 years. total yearly compensation is $964.55K, comprised of 33.6% salary and 66.4% bonuses, including company stock and options. directly owns 0.086% of the company’s shares, worth CA$12.15K. The average tenure of the management team and the board of directors is 3.8 years and 4.5 years respectively.

Key information

Klaus Paulini

Chief executive officer

US$964.5k

Total compensation

CEO salary percentage33.6%
CEO tenure4.6yrs
CEO ownership0.09%
Management average tenure3.8yrs
Board average tenure4.5yrs

Recent management updates

Recent updates

We're Hopeful That Aeterna Zentaris (TSE:AEZS) Will Use Its Cash Wisely

May 10
We're Hopeful That Aeterna Zentaris (TSE:AEZS) Will Use Its Cash Wisely

We're Interested To See How Aeterna Zentaris (TSE:AEZS) Uses Its Cash Hoard To Grow

Nov 12
We're Interested To See How Aeterna Zentaris (TSE:AEZS) Uses Its Cash Hoard To Grow

Here's Why We're Not At All Concerned With Aeterna Zentaris' (TSE:AEZS) Cash Burn Situation

Jul 15
Here's Why We're Not At All Concerned With Aeterna Zentaris' (TSE:AEZS) Cash Burn Situation

Companies Like Aeterna Zentaris (TSE:AEZS) Can Afford To Invest In Growth

Mar 29
Companies Like Aeterna Zentaris (TSE:AEZS) Can Afford To Invest In Growth

Reflecting on Aeterna Zentaris' (TSE:AEZS) Share Price Returns Over The Last Five Years

Feb 04
Reflecting on Aeterna Zentaris' (TSE:AEZS) Share Price Returns Over The Last Five Years

CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Klaus Paulini's remuneration changed compared to Aeterna Zentaris's earnings?
DateTotal CompensationSalaryCompany Earnings
Mar 31 2024n/an/a

-US$18m

Dec 31 2023US$965kUS$324k

-US$17m

Sep 30 2023n/an/a

-US$23m

Jun 30 2023n/an/a

-US$23m

Mar 31 2023n/an/a

-US$24m

Dec 31 2022US$584kUS$320k

-US$23m

Sep 30 2022n/an/a

-US$13m

Jun 30 2022n/an/a

-US$12m

Mar 31 2022n/an/a

-US$10m

Dec 31 2021US$786kUS$374k

-US$8m

Sep 30 2021n/an/a

-US$7m

Jun 30 2021n/an/a

-US$6m

Mar 31 2021n/an/a

-US$7m

Dec 31 2020US$792kUS$306k

-US$5m

Sep 30 2020n/an/a

-US$5m

Jun 30 2020n/an/a

-US$4m

Mar 31 2020n/an/a

-US$352k

Dec 31 2019US$478kUS$197k

-US$6m

Sep 30 2019n/an/a

-US$10m

Jun 30 2019n/an/a

-US$12m

Mar 31 2019n/an/a

-US$15m

Dec 31 2018US$189kUS$164k

US$4m

Sep 30 2018n/an/a

US$9m

Jun 30 2018n/an/a

US$2m

Mar 31 2018n/an/a

US$2m

Dec 31 2017US$133kUS$130k

-US$17m

Compensation vs Market: Klaus's total compensation ($USD964.55K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD176.36K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Klaus's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


CEO

Klaus Paulini

4.6yrs

Tenure

US$964,545

Compensation

Dr. Klaus Paulini, Ph D., has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director at Aeterna Zentaris Inc., since October 4, 2019. Dr. Paulini has been Managing Director at Aeterna Zentaris GmbH...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Klaus Paulini
President4.6yrsUS$964.55k0.086%
$ 12.1k
Giuliano La Fratta
Senior VP of Finance & CFO2.3yrsUS$254.19kno data
Michael Teifel
Senior VP of Non-Clinical Development & Chief Scientific Officer3yrsUS$248.24kno data
Nicola Ammer
Chief Medical Officer & Senior VP of Clinical Development6.3yrsUS$212.55kno data
Matthias Gerlach
Senior Vice President Manufacturing & Supply Chainno dataUS$263.11kno data

3.8yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: AEZS's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Klaus Paulini
President4.6yrsUS$964.55k0.086%
$ 12.1k
Dennis Turpin
Independent Director3yrsUS$229.00k0.026%
$ 3.7k
Gilles Gagnon
Independent Director4.3yrsUS$133.50kno data
Gerald Batist
Member of the Scientific Advisory Boardno datano datano data
Hartmut Michel
Member of the Scientific Advisory Boardno datano datano data
Marcel Verheij
Member of the Scientific Advisory Boardno datano datano data
René Frydman
Member of the Scientific Advisory Boardno datano datano data
Alan DeCherney
Member of the Scientific Advisory Boardno datano datano data
Klaus Diedrich
Member of the Scientific Advisory Boardno datano datano data
Frans Debruyne
Member of the Scientific Advisory Boardno datano datano data
Ulf Rapp
Member of the Scientific Advisory Boardno datano datano data
Carolyn Egbert
Independent Chair of the Board11.8yrsUS$244.00k0.039%
$ 5.4k

4.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Board: AEZS's board of directors are considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).


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