IMAX Management

Management criteria checks 3/4

IMAX's CEO is Rich Gelfond, appointed in Apr 2009, has a tenure of 15.17 years. total yearly compensation is $8.73M, comprised of 13.7% salary and 86.3% bonuses, including company stock and options. directly owns 1.02% of the company’s shares, worth €7.56M. The average tenure of the management team and the board of directors is 5 years and 9 years respectively.

Key information

Rich Gelfond

Chief executive officer


Total compensation

CEO salary percentage13.7%
CEO tenure15.2yrs
CEO ownership1.0%
Management average tenure5yrs
Board average tenure9yrs

Recent management updates

Recent updates

CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Rich Gelfond's remuneration changed compared to IMAX's earnings?
DateTotal CompensationSalaryCompany Earnings
Mar 31 2024n/an/a


Dec 31 2023US$9mUS$1m


Sep 30 2023n/an/a


Jun 30 2023n/an/a


Mar 31 2023n/an/a


Dec 31 2022US$8mUS$1m


Sep 30 2022n/an/a


Jun 30 2022n/an/a


Mar 31 2022n/an/a


Dec 31 2021US$9mUS$1m


Sep 30 2021n/an/a


Jun 30 2021n/an/a


Mar 31 2021n/an/a


Dec 31 2020US$7mUS$1m


Sep 30 2020n/an/a


Jun 30 2020n/an/a


Mar 31 2020n/an/a


Dec 31 2019US$7mUS$1m


Sep 30 2019n/an/a


Jun 30 2019n/an/a


Mar 31 2019n/an/a


Dec 31 2018US$6mUS$1m


Sep 30 2018n/an/a


Jun 30 2018n/an/a


Mar 31 2018n/an/a


Dec 31 2017US$5mUS$1m


Compensation vs Market: Rich's total compensation ($USD8.73M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.25M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Rich's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Rich Gelfond (68 yo)





Mr. Richard Lewis Gelfond, also known as Rich, has been the Chief Executive Officer at IMAX Corporation since April 1, 2009. Mr. Gelfond serves as the Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chairman of Clarion...

Leadership Team

Richard Gelfond
CEO & Director15.2yrsUS$8.73m1.02%
$ 7.6m
Natasha Fernandes
Executive VP & CFO2.1yrsUS$1.49m0.028%
$ 210.2k
Robert Lister
Chief Legal Officer & Senior EVP12.4yrsUS$3.00m0.26%
$ 2.0m
Mark Welton
President of IMAX Global Theatres12.7yrsUS$2.72m0.21%
$ 1.6m
Daniel Wade Manwaring
Chief Executive Officer of IMAX China1.4yrsUS$1.93mno data
Graeme Ferguson
Co-Founderno datano datano data
Heather Anthony
Head of Enterprise Transformation8.4yrsno datano data
Pablo Calamera
Executive VP & CTO4.3yrsno data0.080%
$ 597.0k
Jennifer Horsley
Senior VP & Head of Investor Relations1.8yrsno datano data
Mark Jafar
Global Head of Corporate Communications5yrsno datano data
Giovanni Dolci
Chief Sales Officer5.3yrsno data0.058%
$ 428.2k
Anne Globe
Chief Marketing Officerless than a yearno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: IMA's management team is seasoned and experienced (5 years average tenure).

Board Members

Richard Gelfond
CEO & Director30.3yrsUS$8.73m1.02%
$ 7.6m
Dana Settle
Independent Director8.9yrsUS$187.49k0.10%
$ 752.6k
Michael I. MacMillan
Independent Director11yrsUS$189.99k0.062%
$ 457.2k
Eric Demirian
Independent Director13.8yrsUS$199.99k0.10%
$ 768.4k
Kevin Douglas
Independent Director7.7yrsUS$191.65k20.03%
$ 148.9m
David Leebron
Lead Independent Director20.8yrsUS$199.99k0.22%
$ 1.6m
Darren Throop
Independent Chairman of the Board9yrsUS$283.96k0.054%
$ 398.4k
Gail Berman
Independent Director1.3yrsUS$153.61k0.013%
$ 95.7k
Jennifer Wong
Independent Director1.3yrsUS$158.61k0.013%
$ 95.7k
Stephen Pamon
Independent Director3yrsUS$186.86k0.037%
$ 278.4k


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: IMA's board of directors are considered experienced (9 years average tenure).

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