CHYHY - Chr. Hansen Holding A/S

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Chr. Hansen Holding A/S

Boge Alle 10-12
Horsholm 2970
45 45 74 74 74

SectorBasic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees3,619

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Mauricio GraberCEO, Pres & Member of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1963
Mr. Søren Westh LonningCFO, Exec. VP & Member of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1977
Dr. Thomas Schäfer Ph.D.Exec. VP, Chief Scientific Officer & Member of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1963
Mr. Torsten SteenholtExec. VP of Global OperationsN/AN/A1969
Martin RiiseHead of Investor RelationsN/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.


Chr. Hansen Holding A/S, a bioscience company, develops and sells natural ingredient solutions for food, nutritional, pharmaceutical, and agricultural industries in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, North America, Latin America, and the Asia-Pacific. The company operates in three segments: Food Cultures & Enzymes, Health & Nutrition, and Natural Colors. The Food Cultures & Enzymes segment produces and sells various cultures, enzymes, and probiotic products that determine the taste, flavor, texture, shelf life, nutritional value, and health benefits of various consumer products in the food industry, primarily in the dairy industry. The Health & Nutrition segment produces and sells products for the dietary supplement, over-the-counter pharmaceutical, infant formula, animal feed, and plant protection industries. The Natural Colors segment supplies natural color solutions to the food and beverage industry. Chr. Hansen Holding A/S was founded in 1874 and is headquartered in Hørsholm, Denmark.

Corporate Governance

Chr. Hansen Holding A/S’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 7.

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.