Robert Dyrbus pay packet has risen to almost £2.5m after executive share
schemes came to fruition,
Tobacco breakdowns have shown.
The vesting of shares awarded by the cigarette producer under its long-term
incentive plan and a share matching scheme linked to his bonus swelled Dyrbus’
income by £1.1m.
As of 1 October, Dyrbus’ base salary has been raised to £575,000 from
The company also said that auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers had been paid a
total of £5.1m for its services, which included Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and
tax work. PwC’s audit fees for Imperial Tobacco’s associates came in at £2.2m, a
slight decrease compared with the £2.4m the firm earned in 2006.
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