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Umicore S.A. (UMI.BR)

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Umicore S.A.

Rue du Marais 31 Broekstraat
Brussels 1000
32 2 227 71 11

IndustryPollution & Treatment Controls
Full-time employees10,938

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Marc GrynbergChief Exec. Officer1.26MN/A1965
Mr. Filip PlatteeuwChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1972
Dr. Ann SteegenChief Technology OfficerN/AN/A1971
Ms. Geraldine NolensExec. VP of Legal, EHS, Internal Audit & Corp. Security, Board Sec. and Chief CounselN/AN/A1971
Mr. Stephan CsomaExec. VP of RecyclingN/AN/A1964
Mr. Denis GoffauxExec. Vice-Pres of Energy & Surface TechnologiesN/AN/A1967
Mr. Ralph KiesslingExec. Vice-Pres of CatalysisN/AN/A1965
Evelien GoovaertsHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Tim WeekesDirector of Group CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Ignace de RuijterSr. Vice-Pres of HRN/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 EUR.


Umicore SA operates as a materials technology and recycling company worldwide. The company operates through Catalysis, Energy & Surface Technologies, and Recycling segments. The Catalysis segment produces automotive catalysts for gasoline, and diesel light and heavy duty diesel applications; stationary catalysis for industrial emissions control; and precious metals-based compounds and catalysts for use in the pharmaceutical and fine chemicals industries. The Energy & Surface Technologies segment offers cobalt and specialty materials, rechargeable battery materials, electroplating products, and electro-optic materials. The Recycling segment treats waste streams containing precious and other specialty metals from a range of industrial residues and end-of-life materials. This segment also produces precious metals-based materials for glass production, electric, and electronic applications. The company was formerly known as Union Minière du Haut Katanga and changed its name to Umicore SA in 2001. Umicore SA was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.

Corporate governance

Umicore S.A.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 22 January 2021 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 6; Shareholder rights: 10; 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.