LAC.TO - Lithium Americas Corp.

Toronto - Toronto Delayed Price. Currency in CAD

Lithium Americas Corp.

900 West Hastings Street
Suite 300
Vancouver, BC V6C 1E5

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryOther Industrial Metals & Mining
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jonathan D. EvansPres, CEO & Director370.05kN/A1971
Mr. John Anthony Kanellitsas MBA, B.S.Exec. Vice Chairman525kN/A1962
Mr. Eduard K. Epshtein CAChief Financial Officer282.5kN/A1975
Mr. Gabriel Marcelo RubachaPres of South American Operations & Director420kN/A1966
Mr. Alexi Illya ZawadzkiPres of North American Operations540kN/A1972
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CAD.


Lithium Americas Corp. operates as a resource company in the United States. The company explores for lithium deposits. It primarily holds interests in the Cauchari-Olaroz Project located in Jujuy province of Argentina; and owns a 100% interest in the Thacker Pass lithium project located in north-western Nevada. The company also manufactures and sells specialty organoclay products for the use in oil and gas industry as specialty viscosifier additives for drilling fluids, as well as in other sectors. The company was formerly known as Western Lithium USA Corporation and changed its name to Lithium Americas Corp. in March 2016. Lithium Americas Corp. was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

Corporate Governance

Lithium Americas Corp.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.