Cathay General Bancorp Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

14.3yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Chang Liu (55 yo)

2.17yrs

Tenure

US$2,997,876

Compensation

Mr. Chang Ming Liu has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at Cathay General Bancorp since October 1, 2020. He has been President & Director at Cathay Bank since October 17, 2019 and its C...


CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Chang Liu's remuneration changed compared to Cathay General Bancorp's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Sep 30 2022n/an/a

US$338m

Jun 30 2022n/an/a

US$312m

Mar 31 2022n/an/a

US$300m

Dec 31 2021US$3mUS$713k

US$298m

Sep 30 2021n/an/a

US$294m

Jun 30 2021n/an/a

US$278m

Mar 31 2021n/an/a

US$255m

Dec 31 2020US$2mUS$499k

US$229m

Sep 30 2020n/an/a

US$225m

Jun 30 2020n/an/a

US$241m

Mar 31 2020n/an/a

US$259m

Dec 31 2019US$1mUS$376k

US$279m

Compensation vs Market: Chang's total compensation ($USD3.00M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.56M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Chang's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Dunson Cheng
Executive Chairman of the Board32.92yrsUS$3.45m1.03%
$ 35.7m
Chang Liu
CEO, President & Director2.17yrsUS$3.00m0.021%
$ 714.2k
Peter Wu
Vice Chairman of the Board19.17yrsUS$407.72k1.03%
$ 35.6m
Anthony Tang
Vice Chairman of the Board32.92yrsUS$388.22k1.31%
$ 45.2m
Joseph C. Poon
Independent Director32.92yrsUS$170.22k0.093%
$ 3.2m
Kelly Chan
Independent Director32.92yrsUS$184.97k0.34%
$ 11.7m
Nelson Chung
Lead Independent Director17.58yrsUS$179.72k0.055%
$ 1.9m
Felix Fernandez
Independent Director9.92yrsUS$217.47k0.023%
$ 792.6k
Jane Jelenko
Independent Director10.92yrsUS$183.72k0.012%
$ 430.8k
Shally Wang
Independent Director1.58yrsUS$37.36k0.0027%
$ 91.9k
Richard Sun
Independent Director5.58yrsUS$206.97k0.053%
$ 1.8m
Maan-Huei Hung
Independent Director2.58yrsUS$162.47k0.0057%
$ 197.6k

14.3yrs

Average Tenure

72yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: CATY's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.3 years average tenure).