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Clariant AG

Rothausstrasse 61
Muttenz 4132
41 61 469 51 11

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees13,057

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Hans BohnenExec. VP & COO1.81MN/AN/A
Mr. Conrad KeijzerChief Exec. OfficerN/AN/A1968
Mr. Stephan LynenExec. VP & CFON/AN/A1971
Mr. Martin VollmerCTO and Head of Group Technology & InnovationN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Andreas SchwarzwaelderHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Alfred Christian MuenchHead of Legal DepartmentN/AN/A1960
Kai RolkerHead of Group CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Vincent GassHead of Global Marketing, Bus. Unit Industrial & Consumer SpecialtiesN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Klementina PejicHead of Group HRN/AN/A1974
Mr. Renaud SpitzCountry Head of SwitzerlandN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CHF.


Clariant AG, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, distributes, and sells specialty chemicals worldwide. It operates in three segments: Care Chemicals, Catalysis, Natural Resources. The company offers flame retardants, performance additives, and advanced surface solutions for use in plastics, coatings, inks, and other applications; and catalysts for the petrochemical and refining, synthesis gas, chemical, emissions control, specialty zeolites and zeolite-based, and custom catalyst markets. It also provides bentonite based specialty products for the oil purification, foundry additive, desiccant, oxygen absorber, humidity indicator, feed additives, civil engineering, waste water treatment, clay specialties, paper and detergent additive, PVC stabilizer, BTX-catalyst, and kerosene and jet fuel purification industries. In addition, the company offers industrial and consumer specialty chemicals and application solutions for the automotive brake fluid and coolant, aircraft anti-itching and deicing fluid, construction chemical, agrochemical and agricultural adjuvants, food ingredients, gas treatment, heat transfer fluid, home care, industrial cleaning, industrial lubricant additive, special solvent, paint and coating, and personal care ingredient markets. Additionally, the company offers oilfield production chemicals for enhanced oil recovery, offshore and deep water, conventional and unconventional oil and gas, heavy oil, paraffin control technologies, and well services additives, as well as Veritrax, an intelligent chemical management system; chemical solutions for the end-to-end mining process; refinery services' additives; biotech and bio-based chemicals, such as sunliquid, which is an agricultural residue converted to cellulosic ethanol; and VitiSpheres encapsulated active ingredients. Clariant AG is headquartered in Muttenz, Switzerland.

Corporate Governance

Clariant AG’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2021 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.