CBT - Cabot Corporation

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Cabot Corporation

Two Seaport Lane
Suite 1300
Boston, MA 02210
United States
617-345-0100
http://www.cabotcorp.com

SectorBasic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees4,500

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Sean D. KeohanePres, CEO & Director1.55MN/A1967
Mr. Brian A. BerubeSr. VP & Gen. Counsel740.34k129.41k1962
Mr. Nicholas S. CrossExec. VP, Pres of Performance Chemicals segment & Pres of EMEA region1.21M348.46k1961
Mr. Hobart C. KalksteinSr. VP, Pres of Reinforcement Materials Segment & Pres of Americas Region630.8kN/A1970
Mr. Patrick M. PrevostAdvisor & Director2.56M4.77M1955
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

Cabot Corporation operates as a specialty chemicals and performance materials company. The company offers carbon black, a form of elemental carbon used to enhance the physical properties of the systems and applications in which it is incorporated; and rubber blacks for use as a rubber reinforcing agent and performance additive in tires, hoses, belts, extruded profiles, and molded goods. It also provides compounds of carbon black and rubber primarily for tire applications; and cesium formate, a drilling and completion fluid for use in high pressure and high temperature oil and gas well construction. In addition, the company offers specialty grades of carbon black used in inks, coatings, plastics, adhesives, toners, batteries, and displays applications; masterbatch and conductive compound products for use in automotive, industrial, packaging, consumer products, and electronics industries; inkjet colorants used in the inkjet printing applications; and fumed silica, fumed alumina, and dispersions for automotive, construction, microelectronics, batteries, and consumer products industries, as well as aerogel, a hydrophobic, silica-based particle for use in various thermal insulation and specialty chemical applications. Further, it provides activated carbon products used for the purification of water, air, food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, and other liquids and gases; as a chemical carrier; and as a colorant or a decolorizing agent. The company sells its products primarily through distributors and sales representatives in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. Cabot Corporation was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.

Corporate Governance

Cabot Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2018 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 3.

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.