Brett Gellner - TransAlta Insider

TAC -- USA Stock  

USD 5.35  0.05  0.94%

Mr. Brett M. Gellner serves as Interim Chief Financial Officer, 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 2018      
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 0.82 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $0.82 of profit. This is way below average. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE) of (1.03) % meaning that it generated no profit with money invested by stockholders.
The company has 2.56 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 77.1 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. TransAlta Corporation has Current Ratio of 1.57 which is typical for the industry and considered as normal.

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Entity Summary

TransAlta Corporation operates as non-regulated electricity generation and energy marketing company in Canada, the United States, and Western Australia. TransAlta Corporation was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada. TransAlta operates under Utilities - Independent Power Producers classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 2228 people.TransAlta Corporation (TAC) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in 110-12th Avenue SW and employs 2,228 people.

TransAlta Leadership Team

Dawn Farrell, CEO and President and Non-Independent Director
David Koch, Vice President Controller
John Dielwart, Director
William Anderson, Independent Director
Alan Fohrer, Independent Director
Yakout Mansour, Independent Director
Robert Schaefer, Executive Vice President - Corporate Development
John Kousinioris, Chief Legal and Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary
Brett Gellner, Chief Investment Officer
Rona Ambrose, Director
Thomas Jenkins, Independent Director
Ben Park, Managing Director, Corporate Controller
Jennifer Pierce, Senior Vice President - Trading and Marketing
Aron Willis, Senior Vice President - Gas and Renewables
Cynthia Johnston, Executive Vice-President of Gas, Renewables and Operations Services
Donald Tremblay, CFO
Maryse StLaurent, Vice President - Legal, Corporate Secretary
Todd Stack, Vice President Treasurer
Beverlee Park, Independent Director
Timothy Faithfull, Independent Director
Gordon Giffin, Independent Chairman of the Board
Ronalee Ambrose, Director
Georgia Nelson, Independent Director
Paul Jenkins, Independent Director
Wayne Collins, Executive Vice President - Coal and Mining Operations
Dawn Lima, Chief Human Resources and Communications Officer

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