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Avient Corporation (AVNT)

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Avient Corporation

33587 Walker Road
Avon Lake, OH 44012
United States
440 930 1000

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees8,400

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Robert M. PattersonChairman, Pres & CEO3.87MN/A1973
Ms. Jamie A. BeggsSr. VP & CFO500.93kN/A1976
Mr. M. John Midea Jr.Sr. VP of Global Operations & Process Improvement1.02MN/A1964
Ms. Lisa K. KunkleSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.936.41k620.25k1969
Mr. Michael A. GarrattSr. VP and Pres of Color, Additives & Inks - EMEA Region1.11MN/A1964
Mr. Giuseppe Di SalvoVP of Investor Relations & TreasurerN/AN/AN/A
Kyle G. RoseVP of Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Kurt C. SchueringVP of Sales ExcellenceN/AN/A1964
Ms. Jennifer N. PrughVP of MarketingN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Joao Jose San Martin NetoSr. VP & Chief HR OfficerN/AN/A1961
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.


Avient Corporation provides specialized polymer materials, services, and solutions in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, South America, and Asia. It operates in three segments: Color, Additives and Inks; Specialty Engineered Materials; and Distribution. The Color, Additives and Inks segment offers specialized color and additive concentrates in solid and liquid form for thermoplastics; dispersions for thermosets; and specialty inks, plastisols, and vinyl slush molding solutions. The Specialty Engineered Materials segment provides specialty polymer formulations, services, and solutions for designers, assemblers, and processors of thermoplastic materials; and long glass and carbon fiber technology, and thermoset and thermoplastic composites. The Distribution segment distributes approximately 4,000 grades of engineering and commodity grade resins to custom injection molders and extruders. The company sells its products through direct sales personnel, distributors, and commissioned sales agents. The company was formerly known as PolyOne Corporation and changed its name to Avient Corporation in June 2020. Avient Corporation was founded in 1885 and is headquartered in Avon Lake, Ohio.

Corporate Governance

Avient Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2021 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 7; 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 a 10 indicates higher governance risk.