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Novozymes A/S (0Q4U.IL)

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Novozymes A/S

Krogshoejvej 36
Bagsvaerd 2880
45 44 46 00 00

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full-time employees6,852

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Ms. Ester BaigetPres & CEO15.9MN/A1971
Mr. Lars Green M.Sc.Exec. VP & CFO15.5MN/A1967
Ms. Graziela Chaluppe dos Santos MalucelliCOO and Exec. VP of Operations, Supply & QualityN/AN/A1973
Mr. Tobias Cornelius BjorklundHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Tue MicheelsenVP of Global Sales & MarketingN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Morten Enggaard RasmussenExec. VP of People, Sustainability & BrandN/AN/A1976
Mr. Pedro Luiz FernandesHead of Corp. Affairs & Sustainability - Novozymes Latin AmericaN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Anders LundExec. VP of Consumer BiosolutionsN/AN/A1973
Mr. Sebastian SøderbergVP and Head of New Bus. Devel. - Incubations & AcquisitionsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Tina Sejersgaard FanoeExec. VP of Agriculture & Industrial BiosolutionsN/AN/A1969
Amounts are as of 31 December 2021, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in DKK.


Novozymes A/S produces and sells industrial enzymes, microorganisms, and probiotics in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, North America, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers baking, beverages, dairy, starch, and protein solutions for the food and beverage industry; laundry, dishwashing, and professional cleaning solutions for the household care industry; agriculture solutions, including crop production, and animal health and nutrition solutions; bioyield and biocontrol solutions for crops; and grain and technical processing solutions, as well as bio energy solutions for liquefaction, saccharifaction, fermentation, fiber conversion, and biomass conversion. It also provides textile solutions, such as biopreparation, biopolishing, bleach clean-up, denim abrasion and finishing, and desizing solutions. In addition, the company offers solutions for pulp & paper, including fiber modification, bleach boosting, deposit control, starch modification, and deinking; leather solutions comprising acid bating, area expansion, bating, degreasing, soaking, and unhairing and liming; and water and waste management solutions, which consist of bioaugmentation, biogas, and sludge management. Further, it provides pharmaceutical solutions, including lipases, immobilized lipases, and proteases for biocatalysis, as well as rTrypsin for cell culture; and human health and protein solutions. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Bagsvaerd, Denmark.

Corporate governance

Novozymes A/S’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 October 2023 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 3; Shareholder rights: 10; Compensation: 1.

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 10 indicates higher governance risk.