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Ecolab Inc. (ECL)

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Ecolab Inc.

1 Ecolab Place
Saint Paul, MN 55102-2233
United States
800 232 6522

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full-time employees45,000

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Douglas M. Baker Jr.Chairman & CEO3.93M21.94M1959
Mr. Christophe BeckPres & COO1.66MN/A1968
Mr. Daniel J. SchmechelChief Financial Officer1.49M1.76M1960
Ms. Jill S. WyantExec. VP of Innovation & Transformation1.47M3.08M1972
Roberto InchausteguiExec. VP of Growth Initiatives1.17M3.89M1956
Dr. Larry L. BergerExec. VP & CTON/AN/A1961
Mr. Anil ArcalgudExec. VP & Chief Information OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Andrew HedbergDirector of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Michael C. McCormick Esq.Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.N/AN/A1963
Ms. Joanne Jirik MullenChief Compliance Officer & Chief Employment CounselN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, 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 USD.


Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene, and energy technologies and services worldwide. The company operates through Global Industrial, Global Institutional, Global Energy, and Other segments. Its Global Industrial segment offers water treatment and process applications, and cleaning and sanitizing solutions primarily to industrial customers within the manufacturing, food and beverage processing, chemical, mining and primary metals, power generation, pulp and paper, and commercial laundry industries. The company's Global Institutional segment provides specialized cleaning and sanitizing products to the foodservice, hospitality, lodging, healthcare, government, education, and retail industries. Its Global Energy segment offers the process chemicals and water treatment needs of the petroleum and petrochemical industries in upstream and downstream applications. This segment also provides additives for drilling and well stimulation, corrosion inhibitors, oil and water separation, scale control, paraffin and asphaltene control, biocides, hydrate control, hydrogen sulfide removal, oil dispersants, foamers and anti-foamers, flow improvers, anti-foulants, crude desalting, monomer inhibitors, anti-oxidants, fuel and lubricant additives, and water treatment. The company's Other segment offers pest elimination services to detect, eliminate, and prevent pests, such as rodents and insects in restaurants, food and beverage processors, educational and healthcare facilities, hotels, quick service restaurant and grocery operations, and other institutional and commercial customers. This segment also produces and sells colloidal silica for binding and polishing applications in semiconductor, catalyst, and aerospace component manufacturing, as well as chemical industries. Ecolab Inc. sells its products through field sales and corporate account personnel, distributors, and dealers. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Corporate governance

Ecolab Inc.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 November 2019 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder rights: 2; 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 10 indicates higher governance risk.