Andy Marsh, the chief executive officer of Plug Power, received a higher compensation package last year, mostly from stock options. Mr. Marsh succeeded in transforming Plug Power as one of the leading alternative energy technology company in the United States.
Mr. Marsh received a total compensation of $5.36 million in 2014. During the previous year, his compensation was $752,683. Last year, his salary increased by approximately $100,000, but he received $4.5 million in stock options. In 2013, he only received $58,000 in stock options.