IMAX Management

Management criteria checks 3/4

IMAX's CEO is Rich Gelfond, appointed in Apr 2009, has a tenure of 30.08 years. total yearly compensation is $8.04M, comprised of 14.9% salary and 85.1% bonuses, including company stock and options. directly owns 1.01% of the company’s shares, worth $9.16M. The average tenure of the management team and the board of directors is 5 years and 8.8 years respectively.

Key information

Rich Gelfond

Chief executive officer

US$8.0m

Total compensation

CEO salary percentage14.9%
CEO tenure15yrs
CEO ownership1.0%
Management average tenure5yrs
Board average tenure8.8yrs

Recent management updates

Recent updates

IMAX Corporation: Good Reasons To Be Bullish

Apr 08

IMAX Corporation Just Recorded A 12% EPS Beat: Here's What Analysts Are Forecasting Next

Mar 01
IMAX Corporation Just Recorded A 12% EPS Beat: Here's What Analysts Are Forecasting Next

When Should You Buy IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX)?

Feb 15
When Should You Buy IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX)?

IMAX Corporation: Bull Case Has Merits, But I Am Not Interested

Jan 22

IMAX Corporation: International Expansion Remains A Bright Spot

Nov 19

Some Investors May Be Worried About IMAX's (NYSE:IMAX) Returns On Capital

Oct 13
Some Investors May Be Worried About IMAX's (NYSE:IMAX) Returns On Capital

IMAX Appears Expensive After Post-Pandemic Appreciation

Oct 09

IMAX Corporation Stock: Bullish Following A Blockbuster Summer

Aug 24

Should You Think About Buying IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) Now?

Jul 31
Should You Think About Buying IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) Now?

These Return Metrics Don't Make IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Look Too Strong

Jul 14
These Return Metrics Don't Make IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Look Too Strong

IMAX Corporation: Coming Back To Life

Jun 15

Are Investors Undervaluing IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) By 31%?

Jun 07
Are Investors Undervaluing IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) By 31%?

Is It Time To Consider Buying IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX)?

Apr 03
Is It Time To Consider Buying IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX)?

IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Is Carrying A Fair Bit Of Debt

Mar 13
IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Is Carrying A Fair Bit Of Debt

IMAX Non-GAAP EPS of $0.19 misses by $0.03, revenue of $98M beats by $1.77M

Feb 22

IMAX, Cinema XXI expand relationship with deal for ten new theatres in Indonesia

Feb 14

IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Has Some Difficulty Using Its Capital Effectively

Feb 06
IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Has Some Difficulty Using Its Capital Effectively

IMAX Corporation: All Eyes On China

Jan 30

IMAX plans to add seven new locations in Japanese expansion

Jan 19

IMAX China gets new key person

Dec 12

Is IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) A Risky Investment?

Nov 28
Is IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) A Risky Investment?

IMAX, AMC partner on six new Saudi Arabia theaters

Oct 27

Capital Allocation Trends At IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Aren't Ideal

Oct 17
Capital Allocation Trends At IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Aren't Ideal

IMAX Corporation: Watch Recent Buyback Program Expansion And Acquisition

Oct 04

IMAX acquires streaming technology firm SSIMWAVE in cash-and-stock deal

Sep 22

IMAX doubles buyback plan to $400M

Sep 07

Cineworld, IMAX enter expanded deal for upgraded and new locations

Aug 03

Is IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Using Too Much Debt?

Jul 28
Is IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Using Too Much Debt?

IMAX Is Recovering, Not Growing

Jul 21

IMAX extends current share repurchase program

Jun 30

IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Will Be Looking To Turn Around Its Returns

Jun 27
IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Will Be Looking To Turn Around Its Returns

IMAX Corporation: Multiple Tailwinds

Jun 21

Does IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Mar 29
Does IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Is Finding It Tricky To Allocate Its Capital

Mar 03
IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Is Finding It Tricky To Allocate Its Capital

IMAX: Determining The Future Of 'Bigger Is Better'

Feb 21

Is IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) A Risky Investment?

Dec 22
Is IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) A Risky Investment?

IMAX Corporation: Spotlight On IMAX Enhanced And China Market

Nov 19

Are Investors Undervaluing IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) By 45%?

Oct 11
Are Investors Undervaluing IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) By 45%?

IMAX Corporation: The Best Bet In The Industry

Aug 30

IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Is Making Moderate Use Of Debt

Aug 10
IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Is Making Moderate Use Of Debt

IMAX Corporation: Market's Focus On Pent-Up Demand And Premium Experiences

Jun 15

CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Rich Gelfond's remuneration changed compared to IMAX's earnings?
DateTotal CompensationSalaryCompany Earnings
Dec 31 2023n/an/a

US$25m

Sep 30 2023n/an/a

US$25m

Jun 30 2023n/an/a

US$4m

Mar 31 2023n/an/a

-US$7m

Dec 31 2022US$8mUS$1m

-US$23m

Sep 30 2022n/an/a

-US$15m

Jun 30 2022n/an/a

-US$15m

Mar 31 2022n/an/a

-US$21m

Dec 31 2021US$9mUS$1m

-US$22m

Sep 30 2021n/an/a

-US$54m

Jun 30 2021n/an/a

-US$93m

Mar 31 2021n/an/a

-US$109m

Dec 31 2020US$7mUS$1m

-US$144m

Sep 30 2020n/an/a

-US$104m

Jun 30 2020n/an/a

-US$48m

Mar 31 2020n/an/a

-US$11m

Dec 31 2019US$7mUS$1m

US$47m

Sep 30 2019n/an/a

US$30m

Jun 30 2019n/an/a

US$26m

Mar 31 2019n/an/a

US$23m

Dec 31 2018US$6mUS$1m

US$23m

Sep 30 2018n/an/a

US$26m

Jun 30 2018n/an/a

US$20m

Mar 31 2018n/an/a

US$11m

Dec 31 2017US$5mUS$1m

US$2m

Compensation vs Market: Rich's total compensation ($USD8.04M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD3.46M).

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


CEO

Rich Gelfond (67 yo)

15yrs

Tenure

US$8,038,004

Compensation

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

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Richard Gelfond
CEO & Director15yrsUS$8.04m1.01%
$ 9.2m
Natasha Fernandes
Executive VP & CFO1.9yrsUS$1.39m0.028%
$ 254.7k
Robert Lister
Chief Legal Officer & Senior EVP12.3yrsUS$2.77m0.26%
$ 2.4m
Mark Welton
President of IMAX Theatres12.5yrsUS$2.58m0.21%
$ 1.9m
Graeme Ferguson
Co-Founderno datano datano data
Bruce Markoe
Senior Vice President of Post Productionno datano datano data
Heather Anthony
Head of Enterprise Transformation8.3yrsno datano data
Pablo Calamera
Executive VP & CTO4.2yrsno data0.091%
$ 828.1k
Jennifer Horsley
Senior VP & Head of Investor Relations1.6yrsno datano data
Mark Jafar
Global Head of Corporate Communications4.8yrsno datano data
Giovanni Dolci
Chief Sales Officer5.2yrsno data0.057%
$ 518.8k
Anne Globe
Chief Marketing Officerless than a yearno datano data

5.0yrs

Average Tenure

59yo

Average Age

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


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Richard Gelfond
CEO & Director30.1yrsUS$8.04m1.01%
$ 9.2m
Dana Settle
Independent Director8.8yrsUS$181.98k0.10%
$ 911.7k
Michael I. MacMillan
Independent Director10.8yrsUS$184.48k0.061%
$ 553.9k
Eric Demirian
Independent Director13.6yrsUS$194.48k0.10%
$ 930.9k
Kevin Douglas
Independent Director7.5yrsUS$176.98k15.01%
$ 136.0m
David Leebron
Lead Independent Director20.6yrsUS$205.73k0.22%
$ 2.0m
Darren Throop
Independent Chairman of the Board8.8yrsUS$292.50k0.053%
$ 482.6k
Gail Berman
Independent Director1.1yrsno data0.013%
$ 116.0k
Jennifer Wong
Independent Director1.1yrsno data0.013%
$ 116.0k
Stephen Pamon
Independent Director2.8yrsUS$174.48k0.037%
$ 337.2k

8.8yrs

Average Tenure

62yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: IMAX's board of directors are considered experienced (8.8 years average tenure).


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