Brett Gellner - TransAlta Insider

TransAlta Corporation -- USA Stock  

USD 5.6  0.05  0.89%

Chief Investment Officer

Mr. Brett M. Gellner serves as Chief Investment Officer of TransAlta Corporationrationration. Mr. Gellner became TransAltas Chief Investment Officer on March 31, 2014 and is responsible for all strategic corporate investments, mergers and acquisitions, and greenfield projects. Prior to being appointed to this position he was the Companys Chief Financial Officer from 2010 to 2014, and was VicePresident, Commercial Operations from 2008 to 2009. He has significant experience in finance, valuation, economics, mergers and acquisitions, and commercial agreements. He also has extensive knowledge of the power industry, having worked as cohead of CIBC World Markets Power Utilities group. In this role, he was involved in numerous transactions including leveraged buyouts, high yield and investmentgrade debt financings, initial public offerings, hybrid securities financings and private offerings of equity and debt. Prior to CIBC World Markets, he held senior roles in the Mergers Acquisitions and Corporationrationrate Development groups of a large, publiclytraded company, and with a major international consulting firm
Age: 52  Executive Since 2014      
Gellner holds a Master?s degree in applied economics from the University of Alberta and has a Chartered Financial Analyst designation. He has also attended the Advanced Management Program at Harvard University.

Management Efficiency

The company has Return on Asset of 1.45 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $1.45 of profit. This is way below average. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE) of 3.75 % implying that it generated $3.75 on every 100 dollars invested.
The company has 3.04 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 84.4 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. TransAlta Corporation has Current Ratio of 1.05 demonstrating that it may have difficulties to pay its financial commitments when the payables are due.

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Entity Summary

TransAlta Corporationration operates as nonregulated electricity generation and energy marketing company in Canada, the United States, and Western Australia. TransAlta Corporation (TAC) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in ALBERTA, CANADA and employs 2,380 people. TransAlta is listed under Utilities category by Fama And French industry classification.
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Top Management

TransAlta Leadership Team
Dawn Farrell, CEO
David Koch, President
John Dielwart, Director
William Anderson, Director
Alan Fohrer, Director, MBA
Yakout Mansour, Director
Robert Schaefer, President
John Kousinioris, Executive
Brett Gellner, Executive
Rona Ambrose, Director
Thomas Jenkins, Director
Ben Park, Managing Director
Jennifer Pierce, President, MBA
Aron Willis, President
Cynthia Johnston, President
P Jenkins, Director
Donald Tremblay, CFO, CPA
Maryse StLaurent, President
Todd Stack, President
Beverlee Park, Director, MBA
Timothy Faithfull, Director
Gordon Giffin, Chairman, MBA
Georgia Nelson, Director, MBA
Paul Jenkins, Director
Wayne Collins, President
Dawn Lima, Executive

Stock Performance

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