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Charles E. Bunch (born c. 1950) is an American businessman who served as the chairman and chief executive officer of PPG Industries, Inc., until succeeded by Michael H. McGarry on September 1, 2015. Since 2002, he had been a director and prior to becoming president and chief executive officer in March 2005 and chairman and chief executive officer in July 2005, Bunch was president and chief operating officer from July 2002. He was the executive vice president from 2000 to 2002 and senior vice president of Strategic Planning and Corporate Services from 1997 to 2000. Bunch is also a director of the H. J. Heinz Company and The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. He attended Georgetown University as an undergraduate and received his MBA from Harvard University in 1979.[1]


While CEO of PPG Industries in 2008, Charles E. Bunch earned a total compensation of $7,353,617, which included a base salary of $1,041,667, a cash bonus of $1,750,000, stocks granted of $2,931,580, and options granted of $1,263,500.[2]


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Pittsburgh Business Times

Pittsburgh Business Times
Thu, 16 Jul 2015 06:52:30 -0700

PPG Industries Inc. has a big change at the top as of Sept. 1. The Pittsburgh-based manufacturer on Thursday said Michael McGarry, president and COO since March, will succeed Charles Bunch as CEO. Bunch, 65, who has been at PPG's (NYSE:PPG) helm ...


Mon, 10 Aug 2015 12:18:45 -0700

Charles Bunch, the insider, who is right now a Chairman and CEO of PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) 94.72 +1.68 1.81% made a sale of just 12,716 shares of the firm valued by the market at approximately $1,321,910 U.S Dollars based on an average ...

Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)

Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)
Mon, 18 May 2015 05:31:27 -0700

PPG Industries Inc. (NYSE: PPG) CEO Charles Bunch, with his $13.7 million compensation in 2014 unchanged from 2014; Alcoa Inc. CEO Klaus Kleinfeld, whose $13.6 million compensation in 2014 was up 4 percent from a year ago; United States Steel Corp ...

Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)

Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)
Wed, 14 Oct 2015 05:22:30 -0700

PPG Chairman and former CEO Charles Bunch speaking at Propel Hazlewood. Justine Coyne. To compile the list, HBR evaluated data from 907 CEOs of S&P Global 1200 companies who have been in office at least two years, looking at financial metrics, ...

Smart Business Network

Smart Business Network
Fri, 30 Nov 2012 17:31:10 -0800

Charles Bunch has seen firsthand the resilience of the Pittsburgh region through both thick and thin. As its local businesses have started to rebound from the recession, so too must the region. The founders of Pittsburgh Plate Glass, or PPG Industries ...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:01:47 -0700

But as PPG weighed its options, said Charles Bunch, the company's chairman and chief executive who was leading strategic planning in the late 1990s, the executive team also had tough decisions to make about which of its businesses would deliver the ...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sat, 17 May 2014 20:56:15 -0700

PPG Industries chairman and CEO Charles E. Bunch has dethroned three-time champ Robert Coury of Mylan to claim the title of the highest-paid executive at a publicly traded company based in the region. Mr. Bunch, who finished second to Mr. Coury in last ...


Fri, 11 Mar 2011 11:14:53 -0800

While praising the work of top executives who maintained strong performance despite the slow economic recovery, PPG Industries Inc. revealed the compensation of its highest execs, with Chairman and CEO Charles Bunch topping the list at total ...

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