BAK - Braskem S.A.

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Braskem S.A.

Rua Lemos Monteiro, 120
22 andar Edificio Odebrecht Sao Paulo Butanta
Sao Paulo, SP 05501-050
Brazil
55 11 3576 9000
http://www.braskem.com.br

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryChemicals
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Fernando MusaChief Exec. OfficerN/AN/A1965
Mr. Pedro van Langendonck Teixeira de FreitasVP Exec. Officer, CFO & Director of Investor RelationsN/AN/A1975
Mr. Luiz Fernando Marinho NunesHead of Investments & PortfolioN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Gustavo Sampaio ValverdeVP Exec. Officer, VP of Legal, Governance & External Affairs and Gen. CounselN/AN/A1975
Mr. Everson BassinelloChief Compliance OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 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

Braskem S.A., together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells thermoplastic resins. Its Basic Petrochemicals segment offers olefins, such as ethylene, polymer and chemical grade propylene, butadiene, and butene-1; BTX products comprising benzene, para-xylene, and toluene; fuels, including automotive gasoline, liquefied petroleum gas, ethyl tertiary butyl ether, and methyl tertiary butyl ether; intermediates, such as cumene; and aliphatics, aromatics, and hydrogenates solvents, as well as specialties, such as isoprene, dicyclopentadiene, piperylene, nonene, tetramer, polyisobutylene, and hydrocarbon resins. This segment also supplies electric energy, steam, compressed air, and other products to second-generation producers. Its Polyolefins segment produces polyethylene, including LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE, ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene, and EVA; green polyethylene from renewable resources; and polypropylene. This segment's products are used in plastic films for food and industrial packaging; bottles, shopping bags, and other consumer goods containers; automotive parts; engineering and infra-structure goods; and household appliances. Its Vinyls segment produces polyvinyl chloride, caustic soda, chlorine, hydrogen, caustic soda flake, and sodium hypochlorite. The company's USA and Europe segment produces polypropylene in the United States and Germany. Braskem S.A.'s Mexico segment produces, operates, and sells ethylene, HDPE, and LDPE in Mexico. It also imports and exports chemicals, petrochemicals, and fuels; produces, supplies, and sells utilities, such as steam, water, compressed air, and industrial gases; and provides industrial services. The company was formerly known as Copene Petroquímica do Nordeste S.A. and changed its name to Braskem S.A. in 2002. Braskem S.A. was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil.

Corporate Governance

Braskem S.A.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 5.

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.