Michael J. Watson net worth and biography

Michael Watson Biography and Net Worth

As senior vice president and chief customer officer (CCO) for Waste Management, Michael J. Watson leads the customer experience, sales, marketing, revenue management, and sustainability services organizations of the company. Responsible for the Company’s profitable growth strategy across all sales channels, Watson ensures the delivery of exceptional experiences across the customer’s journey. He is a member of the Company’s senior leadership team and reports to Waste Management president and chief executive officer, Jim Fish.

Prior to his role as CCO, Watson served as area vice president of the Illinois-Missouri Valley market area encompassing six states across the Midwest. Watson joined the company in 1992 and progressed through various leadership roles across North America including corporate and field-based positions.

Watson received an undergraduate degree in Economics from Indiana University and an MBA with honors from The University of Chicago – Booth School of Business.

What is Michael J. Watson's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Michael J. Watson is at least $5.47 million as of August 11th, 2022. Mr. Watson owns 32,221 shares of Waste Management stock worth more than $5,467,904 as of December 1st. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Watson may own. Learn More about Michael J. Watson's net worth.

How do I contact Michael J. Watson?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Watson and other Waste Management executives is 1001 FANNIN STREET, HOUSTON TX, 77002. Waste Management can also be reached via phone at (713) 512-6200 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Michael J. Watson's contact information.

Has Michael J. Watson been buying or selling shares of Waste Management?

Michael J. Watson has not been actively trading shares of Waste Management within the last three months. Most recently, Michael J. Watson sold 8,971 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $169.83, for a transaction totalling $1,523,544.93. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 32,221 shares of the company's stock, valued at $5,472,092.43. Learn More on Michael J. Watson's trading history.

Who are Waste Management's active insiders?

Waste Management's insider roster includes Steve Batchelor (VP), Charles Boettcher (EVP), Rafael Carrasco (SVP), Frank Clark, Jr. (Director), James Fish, Jr. (CEO), Tara Hemmer (SVP), Tara Hmmer (SVP), Victoria Holt (Director), John Morris (EVP), Leslie Nagy (CAO), John Pope (Director), Devina Rankin (CFO), Nikolaj Sjoqvist (SVP), and Michael Watson (VP). Learn More on Waste Management's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Waste Management?

During the last twelve months, insiders at the business services provider sold shares 12 times. They sold a total of 154,275 shares worth more than $25,545,207.70. The most recent insider tranaction occured on August, 16th when CFO Devina A Rankin sold 22,082 shares worth more than $3,864,350.00. Insiders at Waste Management own 0.2 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Waste Management.

Information on this page was last updated on 8/16/2022.

Michael J. Watson Insider Trading History at Waste Management

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/11/2022Sell8,971$169.83$1,523,544.9332,221View SEC Filing Icon  
5/4/2021Sell4,430$140.55$622,636.5021,847View SEC Filing Icon  
2/19/2021Sell432$111.29$48,077.2818,748View SEC Filing Icon  
11/4/2020Sell9,442$117.43$1,108,774.0623,296View SEC Filing Icon  
2/14/2020Sell529$125.06$66,156.7417,416View SEC Filing Icon  
11/21/2019Sell1,000$112.00$112,000.0013,857View SEC Filing Icon  
9/3/2019Sell8,019$119.40$957,468.6017,254View SEC Filing Icon  
5/7/2019Sell700$104.55$73,185.009,518View SEC Filing Icon  
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Waste Management Company Overview

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Waste Management, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides waste management environmental services to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in North America. It offers collection services, including picking up and transporting waste and recyclable materials from where it was generated to a transfer station, material recovery facility (MRF), or disposal site; and owns, develops, and operates landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States, as well as owns and operates transfer stations. As of December 31, 2021, the company owned or operated 255 solid waste landfills; 5 secure hazardous waste landfills; 96 MRFs; and 340 transfer stations. It also provides materials processing and commodities recycling services; recycling brokerage services, such as managing the marketing of recyclable materials for third parties; and other strategic business solutions. In addition, the company offers construction and remediation services; services related with the disposal of fly ash, and residue generated from the combustion of coal and other fuel stocks; in-plant services comprising full-service waste management solutions and consulting services; and specialized disposal services for oil and gas exploration and production operations. The company was formerly known as USA Waste Services, Inc. and changed its name to Waste Management, Inc. in 1998. Waste Management, Inc. was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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Today's Range

Now: $169.09
Low: $167.12
High: $170.63

50 Day Range

MA: $160.64
Low: $154.35
High: $168.89

2 Week Range

Now: $169.09
Low: $138.58
High: $175.98


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$69.41 billion

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