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1 Place Des Alpes
PO Box 2152
Geneva 1211
41 22 739 91 11

IndustryConsulting Services
Full-time employees96,372

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Frankie NgChief Exec. OfficerN/AN/A1966
Mr. Dominik de DanielChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1975
Mr. Tobias William ReeksSr. VP of Investor Relations, Corp. Communications & SustainabilityN/AN/A1976
Mr. Olivier MerktSr. VP of Legal & ComplianceN/AN/A1962
Ms. Jessica SunSr. VP of HRN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Ewald van der HelmGlobal Head of Internal Audit & Sr. VPN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Dennis YangChief Operating Officer of Eastern AsiaN/AN/A1949
Dr. Alim SaidovExec. VP of Industries & EnvironmentN/AN/A1964
Mr. Jeffrey McDonaldExec. VP of KnowledgeN/AN/A1964
Mr. Teymur AbasovChief Operating Officer of Eastern Europe & Middle EastN/AN/A1972
Amounts are as of 31 December 2018, 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 CHF.


SGS SA provides inspection, verification, testing, certification, and quality assurance services in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific. It operates in five segments: Connectivity & Products, Health & Nutrition, Industries & Environment, Natural Resources and Knowledge. The company provides laboratory testing, product inspection and consulting, process assessment, technical and transactional assistance; digital solutions, which include cybersecurity, the internet of things, digital platform, and mobile application services. In addition, it offers a range of testing, inspection and certification solutions for the crop science, food, health science, and cosmetics and hygiene industries; field services, technical assessment and advisory services; and services related to industrial, public health and safety, environmental testing, and public mandates. Further, it provides certification, training, supply chain assurance, technical consulting, and ESG assurance services; and laboratory outsourcing, commodities logistics, geochemistry, metallurgy, sustainability, and market intelligence solutions. The company serves the agriculture and food, chemical, construction, consumer and retail, energy, industrial manufacturing, life sciences, mining, oil and gas, public, and transportation sectors. SGS SA was founded in 1878 and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland.

Corporate governance

SGS SA’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 November 2022 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 4; Board: 2; Shareholder rights: 1; 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.