Robert Best - ATS Automation Insider

ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc -- Germany Stock  

EUR 11.01  0.09  0.81%

Executive Chairman of the Board

Mr. Robert W. Best is Director of the Company., since October 1st, 2017. Formerly Executive Chairman of the Board of Atmos Energy from October 2010 through March 2013 and Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Atmos Energy from October 2008 through September 2010 currently a director of Associated Electric Gas Insurance Services Limited. Mr. Best was a director of Atmos Energy since 1997. Mr. Best led the senior management team of Atmos Energy from March 1997 until his retirement as the Executive Chairman in April 2013. Prior to joining Atmos Energy, Mr. Best had an extensive background in the natural gas industry, especially in the interstate pipeline, gas marketing and gas distribution segments of the industry, while serving in leadership roles at Consolidated Natural Gas Company, Transco Energy Company and Texas Gas Transmission Corporationrationration during his almost 40year career. Mr. Best also has outside board experience as a member of the boards of the Maguire Energy Institute in the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University, Associated Electric Gas Insurance Services Limited and the Gas Technology Institute, with leadership experience as chairman of the boards of Atmos Energy, the American Gas Association, the Southern Gas Association and the Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Bests knowledge and expertise in the energy industry and leadership abilities developed while with Atmos Energy, other energy companies and industry associations, as well as his demonstration of those attributes discussed in the Qualifications for Directors section, has led the Board to nominate Mr. Best to continue serving as a director of Atmos Energy.
Age: 70  Chairman Since 2017      

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Management Efficiency

The company has return on total asset (ROA) of 3.82 % which means that it generated profit of $3.82 on every $100 spent on asset. This is normal as compared to the sector avarege. Similarly, it shows return on equity (ROE) of 5.73 % meaning that it generated $5.73 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders.
The company has accumulated 255.5 M in total debt with debt to equity ratio (D/E) of 44.8 indicating the company may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations. ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc has Current Ratio of 2.2 suggesting that it is liquid and has the ability to pay its financial obligations in time and when they become due.

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Entity Summary

ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. provides factory automation solutions worldwide. ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Canada. ATS Automation is traded on Frankfurt Stock Exchange in Germany.ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc (ATO) is traded on Frankfurt Stock Exchange in Germany. It is located in 730 Fountain Street North and employs 3,500 people.

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Top Management

ATS Automation Tooling Leadership Team
Matt Robbins, President
Ruben Esquivel, Director
Robert Grable, Director
Kim Cocklin, CEO
Richard Ware, Director
Kelli Martin, President
Rafael Garza, Director
John Robbins, President
David Park, President
Nancy Quinn, Director
Christopher Forsythe, President
Richard Gordon, Director
Bret Eckert, President
Karen Hartsfield, President
Richard Sampson, Director
Kelly Compton, Director
Marvin Sweetin, President
Michael Haefner, President
Louis Gregory, President
Kevin Akers, President
Thomas Meredith, Director, Ph.D
Stephen Springer, Director
Richard Douglas, Director
Robert Best, Chairman
Richard Thomas, President

Stock Performance

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