Karen McLoughlin, Former Chief Financial Officer
Karen McLoughlin, 56, was a 17-year veteran of Cognizant, and served as the solution provider’s chief financial officer for just under 9 years until she left the company in December. She is now on Best Buy’s board of directors.
McLoughlin’s 2020 salary of $750,000 matched that of 2019. She also received $6.6 million in stock awards, $637,500 in non-equity incentive plan compensation, and other compensation for home security services, 401(k) matching contribution, and CSRP matching contribution totaling $9,062, giving her a total compensation for 2020 of $7.99 million. That was up nearly 50 percent over her total compensation for 2019 of $5.38 million.