AMRS - Amyris, Inc.

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Amyris, Inc.

5885 Hollis Street
Suite 100
Emeryville, CA 94608
United States
510-450-0761
http://www.amyris.com

SectorBasic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees462

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. John G. MeloChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director883.52kN/A51
Dr. Joel R. Cherry Ph.D.Pres of R&D454.47kN/A56
Mr. Raffi Mark AsadorianConsultant478.99kN/A48
Ms. Kathleen ValiasekChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A53
Ms. Karen WeaverPrincipal Accounting Officer, VP of Fin. and Corp. ControllerN/AN/A56
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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

Amyris, Inc. provides various alternatives to a range of petroleum-sourced products worldwide. The company uses its industrial bioscience technology to design microbes primarily yeast, as well as to convert plant-sourced sugars into renewable ingredients. It produces and sells Biofene that converts to squalane, which is used as an emollient in cosmetics and other personal care products; and natural oils and aroma chemicals for the flavors and fragrances market. The company also provides renewable solvents, polymers, and lubricants for industrial markets; Biofene ingredients for nutraceuticals and vitamins market; and renewable fuels for transportation fuels markets. It has a collaboration partnership with Total S.A. to produce and commercialize Biofene-based diesel and jet fuels. The company was formerly known as Amyris Biotechnologies, Inc. and changed its name to Amyris, Inc. in June 2010. Amyris, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Emeryville, California.

Corporate Governance

Amyris, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

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.