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Albemarle Corporation (ALB)

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Albemarle Corporation

4250 Congress Street
Suite 900
Charlotte, NC 28209
United States
980-299-5700
http://www.albemarle.com

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees5,900

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jerry Kent Masters Jr.Chairman, Pres & CEO1.98MN/A1961
Mr. Scott A. TozierExec. VP & CFO1.17M1.84M1966
Mr. Raphael Goszcz CrawfordPres of Catalysts Global Bus. Unit893.35k880.33k1976
Mr. Eric W. NorrisPres of Lithium Global Bus. Unit1.06MN/A1967
Mr. Netha N. Johnson Jr.Pres of Bromine Specialties Global Bus. Unit1.05MN/A1971
Mr. John Clarence Barichivich IIIVP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1968
Mr. Patrick ThompsonChief Information OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Karen G. Narwold Esq.Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.N/AN/A1960
Ms. Sharon B. McGeeVP of Corp. Devel. & Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Melissa H. AndersonSr. VP & Chief HR OfficerN/AN/A1965
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Albemarle Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets engineered specialty chemicals worldwide. It operates through three segments: Lithium, Bromine Specialties, and Catalysts. The Lithium segment offers lithium compounds, including lithium carbonate, lithium hydroxide, lithium chloride, and lithium specialties; and reagents, such as butyllithium and lithium aluminum hydride for use in lithium batteries for consumer electronics and electric vehicles, high performance greases, thermoplastic elastomers for car tires, rubber soles, plastic bottles, catalysts for chemical reactions, organic synthesis processes in the areas of steroid chemistry and vitamins, life sciences, pharmaceutical industry, and other markets. It also provides cesium products for the chemical and pharmaceutical industries; zirconium, barium, and titanium products for pyrotechnical applications; technical services for the handling and use of reactive lithium products; and lithium-containing by-products recycling services. The Bromine Specialties segment offers bromine and bromine-based fire safety solutions; specialty chemicals, including elemental bromine, alkyl and inorganic bromides, brominated powdered activated carbon, and other bromine fine chemicals for use in chemical synthesis, oil and gas well drilling and completion fluids, mercury control, water purification, beef and poultry processing, and other industrial applications; and other specialty chemicals, such as tertiary amines, biocides, disinfectants, and sanitizers. The Catalysts segment provides hydroprocessing, isomerization, and akylation catalysts; fluidized catalytic cracking catalysts and additives; and organometallics and curatives. The company serves the energy storage, petroleum refining, consumer electronics, construction, automotive, lubricants, pharmaceuticals, crop protection, and custom chemistry services markets. Albemarle Corporation was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Corporate Governance

Albemarle Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2021 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 8; 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 a 10 indicates higher governance risk.