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February 10, 2016 3:26 PM ET

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Company Overview of TransAlta Corp.

Executive Profile

Gordon D. Giffin J.D., B.A.

Chairman, TransAlta Corp.
AgeTotal Calculated CompensationThis person is connected to 8 Board Members in 8 different organizations across 10 different industries.

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Hon. Gordon D. Giffin, J.D., BA, has been a Partner at McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP since May 2001. Hon. Giffin serves as the Chair of the Public Policy and International Department practice for McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP. He practiced law for 20 years as a senior partner in Atlanta, Georgia and Washington, D.C. His practice focused on energy regulatory work at the state and federal levels. He served as the Chief Counsel and Legislative Director to United States Senator ...

Corporate Headquarters

110-12th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 2M1


Phone: 403-267-7110
Fax: --

Board Members Memberships

Lead Director, Chairman of Human Resources & Compensation Committee, Member of Strategic Planning Committee, Member of Audit Committee, Member of Donations & Sponsorships Committee and Member of Investment Committee of CN’S Pension Trust Funds
Independent Director, Member of Corporate Governance Committee and Member of Management Resources & Compensation Committee
Independent Lead Director, Chairman of Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee and Member of Audit Committee
Director and Chairman of Governance & Environment Committee
Independent Director and Member of Compensation & Corporate Governance Committee


JD 1974
Emory University School of Law
BA 1971
Duke University

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Annual Compensation

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Stocks Options

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Total Compensation

Total Annual Cash CompensationC$256,000
Total Calculated CompensationC$293,502

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