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Burckhardt Compression Holding AG

Franz-Burckhardt-Strasse 5
Winterthur 8404
41 52 262 55 00

IndustrySpecialty Industrial Machinery
Full Time Employees2,621

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Marcel PawlicekCEO & Member of Exec. Board694kN/A1963
Mr. Rolf BrändliCFO, VP of Fin. & Admin., Sec. and Member of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1968
Mr. Rainer DübiPres of Services Division & Member of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1969
Ms. Sandra PittChief HR Officer & Member of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1971
Mr. Fabrice BillardPres of Systems Division & Member of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1970
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 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 CHF.


Burckhardt Compression Holding AG manufactures and sells reciprocating compressors worldwide. The company offers Laby, a labyrinth piston compressor that compresses bone-dry, dirty, abrasive, and other gases; Laby-GI compressor for offshore vessels and installations; Process Gas Compressors API 618 for high-pressure compression of hydrogen, hydrocarbon, and corrosive gasses; Hyper Compressor, a high-pressure reciprocating compressor for low density polyethylene plants; and standard high pressure compressor that compresses air, hydrogen, nitrogen, helium, argon, natural gas, and other non-corrosive gases and gas mixtures. It also provides various compressor components, such as compressor valves, rings and packings, capital parts, labyrinth piston compressor components, and hyper/secondary compressor parts. In addition, the company offers services comprising valve, spare parts logistic, revamp and upgrade, component repair, field, condition monitoring and diagnostic, technical support, and training services. It provides compressor solutions for upstream oil and gas, marine, gas transport and storage, refinery, petrochemical/chemical, and industrial gas sectors. Burckhardt Compression Holding AG was founded in 1844 and is headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland.

Corporate Governance

Burckhardt Compression Holding AG’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 7, 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; 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.