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Ingevity Corporation (NGVT)

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48.95+1.55 (+3.27%)
At close: 04:00PM EST
49.37 +0.42 (+0.86%)
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Ingevity Corporation

4920 O'Hear Avenue
Suite 400
North Charleston, SC 29405
United States
843 740 2300

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full-time employees1,700

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. John C. FortsonPresident, CEO & Director2.57MN/A1967
Ms. Mary Dean HallExecutive VP & CFO1.14MN/A1958
Ms. Stacy Lancaster CozadExecutive VP, General Counsel & Secretary1.05MN/A1971
Mr. Stuart Edward Woodcock Jr.Executive VP & President of Performance Materials960.98kN/A1966
Mr. Richard WhiteSenior VP & President of Performance Chemicals854.88k53.97k1963
Mr. Phillip John PlattVP, Chief Accounting Officer & Business Transformation LeadN/AN/A1981
John E. Nypaver Jr.VP of Investor Relations & TreasurerN/AN/AN/A
Caroline MonahanDirector of CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Christine StunyoSenior VP & Chief Human Resources OfficerN/AN/A1979
Mr. Steve HulmeSenior VP & President of Advanced Polymer TechnologiesN/AN/A1969
Amounts are as of 31 December 2022, 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.


Ingevity Corporation manufactures and sells activated carbon products, derivative specialty chemicals, and engineered polymers in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and South America. It operates in three segments: Performance Materials, Performance Chemicals, and Advanced Polymer Technologies. The Performance Materials segment engineers, manufactures, and sells hardwood-based and chemically activated carbon products for use in gasoline vapor emission control systems in cars, motorcycles, trucks, and boats. This segment also produces other activated carbon products for food, water, beverage, and chemical purification applications. The Performance Chemicals segment consists of road technologies and industrial specialties. It manufactures products derived from crude tall oil and lignin extracted from the softwood kraft pulp processing. This segment's products are used in pavement construction, pavement preservation, pavement reconstruction and recycling, road markings, agrochemical dispersants, paper chemicals, and other industrial uses. The Advanced Polymer Technologies segment produces caprolactone and caprolactone-based specialty polymers for use in coatings, resins, elastomers, adhesives, bioplastics, and medical devices. It serves automotive parts and components manufacturers through sales representatives and distributors. The company was formerly known as WestRock Company, Specialty Chemicals Business and changed its name to Ingevity Corporation in September 2015. Ingevity Corporation was founded in 1964 and is headquartered in North Charleston, South Carolina.

Corporate governance

Ingevity Corporation’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 February 2024 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 4; Board: 1; Shareholder rights: 2; 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 10 indicates higher governance risk.