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Braskem S.A. (BAK)

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Braskem S.A.

Rua Lemos Monteiro
120 – 24° Butantã
São Paulo, SP 05501-050
55 11 3576 9000

Sector(s)Basic Materials
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Roberto Lopes Pontes SimoesCEO & DirectorN/AN/A1957
Mr. Pedro van Langendonck Teixeira de FreitasCFO and Investor Relations & External Affairs OfficerN/AN/A1975
Mr. Luiz Eduardo Valente MoreiraExec. Officer and Head of Investments & PortfolioN/AN/A1957
Mr. Everson BassinelloChief Compliance OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Cristiana LapaGen. Counsel & Corp. Governance OfficerN/AN/A1977
André VieiraDirector of Corp. CommunicationN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Marcelo Arantes De CarvalhoExec. Officer and Head of People, Bus. Communication, Marketing & Sustainable Devel.N/AN/A1968
Mr. Marcelo de Oliveira CerqueiraExec. Officer and Head of the Chemicals & Vinyl UnitN/AN/A1965
Mr. Roberto BischoffHead of CompetitivenessN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Mark NikolichHead of the Polyolefins North America UnitN/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.


Braskem S.A., together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells thermoplastic resins. It operates through five segments: Chemicals, Polyolefins, Vinyls, United States and Europe, and Mexico. The Chemicals segment produces and sells ethylene, propylene butadiene, toluene, xylene, cumene, and benzene, as well as gasoline, diesel and liquefied petroleum gas, and other petroleum derivatives; and supplies electric energy, steam, compressed air, and other inputs to second-generation producers. The Polyolefins segment produces and sells polyethylene and polypropylene. The Vinyls segment produces and sells polyvinyl chloride, caustic soda, and chloride. The United States and Europe segment produces and sells polypropylene in the United States and Europe. The Mexico segment produces and sells ethylene, high-density polyethylene, and low-density polyethylene in Mexico. The company also manufactures, sells, 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 30, 2021 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 9; 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.