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Solvay SA

Rue de Ransbeek, 310
Brussels 1120
32 2 264 21 11

Sector(s)Basic Materials
Full Time Employees23,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Dr. Ilham KadriChairman of the Exec. Committee, CEO & Non Independent Director4.67MN/A1969
Mr. Karim HajjarCFO & Member of the Exec. Committee2.43MN/A1963
Mr. Augusto Di DonfrancescoPres of Specialty Polymers & Member of the Exec. Committee1.62MN/A1959
Mr. Herve TiberghienChief People Officer & Member of Exec. Committee1.09MN/A1964
Mr. Marc CholletGM of Strategy & Member of the Exec. CommitteeN/AN/A1964
Mr. Dominikus GolsongGroup Gen. Counsel & Member of Exec. CommitteeN/AN/A1955
Mr. Geoffroy RaskinHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Jodi AllenHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Nathalie van YperseleHead of Communications & GM of CommunicationN/AN/AN/A
Ms. An NuyttensPres of The Silica Global Bus. UnitN/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 USD.


Solvay SA operates as an advanced materials and specialty chemicals worldwide. It operates through four segments: Materials, Chemicals, Solutions, and Corporate & Business Services. The Materials segment offers specialty polymers, including aromatic polymers, high barrier polymers, and fluoropolymers for the electronics, automotive, aircraft, and healthcare industries; and composite materials for civil and military aircraft manufacturers, as well as various industrial markets. The Chemicals segment produces and sells soda ash and sodium bicarbonate primarily to the flat and container glass industries, as well as for use in detergents, agro, and food industries; hydrogen peroxide for use primarily in the paper industry to bleach pulp, as well as chemicals, food, textiles, and environment; and glycerin-based solvent solutions and specialty phenols for use in the production of synthetic resins employed in foundries, construction, and abrasives. This segment also offers dispersible silica used primarily for tire manufacturers. The Solutions segment develops and produces formulations that alter the properties of liquids for the oil and gas industry; and offers specialty solutions for home and personal care, agriculture, and coatings markets. This segment also provides specialty mining reagents, phosphine-based chemistry, and solutions for stabilization of polymers; offers fluor and rare-earth formulations for automotive, semi-conductor, and lighting applications; and produces vanillin for the flavors and fragrances industries, as well as synthetic intermediates used in pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, and electronics. The Corporate & Business Services segment provides energy and other business services. The company was founded in 1863 and is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.

Corporate Governance

Solvay SA’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 26, 2021 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

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.