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Elementis plc (ELM.L)

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Elementis plc

Caroline House
55 - 57 High Holborn
London WC1V 6DX
United Kingdom
44 20 7067 2999

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full-time employees1,427

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Paul WatermanGroup CEO & Exec. Director1.11MN/A1964
Mr. Ralph HewinsGroup CFO & Exec. Director543kN/A1964
Mr. Steve RidgeSr. VP of Manufacturing & Supply Chain118kN/AN/A
Mr. Joseph LupiaSr. VP of Global TechnologyN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Greg BellottiChief Information OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. James CurranDirector of Investor Relations, Strategy, M&AN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Chris ShepherdChief HR OfficerN/AN/A1965
Mr. Mark SuManaging Director of China RegionN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Luc Van RavensteinSr. VP of Global Coatings & EnergyN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Eric Waldmann CPASr. VP of Global ChromiumN/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 GBp.


Elementis plc operates as a specialty chemical company in North America, Europe, and internationally. It operates through five segments: Personal Care, Coatings, Talc, Chromium, and Energy. The Personal Care segment produces rheological modifiers and compounded products for antiperspirants/deodorants, bath and soap, color cosmetics, and hair and skin care products. The Coatings segment produces rheological modifiers and additives for industrial finishes, architectural coatings, construction, adhesives and sealants, inks, colorant dispersions, and specialty applications. The Talc segment produces and supplies talc for use in plastics, paints and coatings, food and pharmaceuticals, ceramics, polyester putties, paper, and pulp sectors. The Chromium segment produces chromium chemicals, such as chromic oxide, chromic acid, chrome sulfate, sodium dichromate, and sodium sulfate for use in pigments, cosmetics, refractories, chrome metal production, metal and plastic finishing, wood treatment, leather tanning, trivalent metal finishing, coatings, and metal passivation, as well as for making detergents, glasses, papers, and starches. The Energy segment produces rheological modifiers and additives for oil and gas drilling, lubrication, and stimulation activities. It also offers personal care products, waxes, additives and resins, organoclays, colourants, and other specialty additives. Elementis plc was founded in 1844 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

Elementis plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 2 December 2020 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 5.

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.