|Dr. Markus Steilemann||CEO, Chief Commercial Officer & Chairman of Management Board||N/A||N/A||1970|
|Dr. Thomas Toepfer||CFO, Labor Director & Member of Management Board||N/A||N/A||1972|
|Dr. Klaus Schäfer||CTO & Member of Management Board||N/A||N/A||1962|
|Mr. Ronald Kohler||Head of Investor Relations||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Dr. Joachim H. Wolff||Head of Polyurethanes Bus. Unit||N/A||N/A||1952|
Covestro AG develops, produces, and markets polymer materials for various industries worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Polyurethanes; Polycarbonates; and Coatings, Adhesives, Specialties. The Polyurethanes segment offers precursors, such as flexible polyurethane foam primarily used in the furniture and automotive industries; and rigid foam used as insulating material in the construction industry and in refrigeration chains. The Polycarbonates segment provides high-performance plastic polycarbonates in the form of granules, composite materials, and semi-finished products for use in the automotive, construction, electrical and electronic, medical technology, and lighting industries. The Coatings, Adhesives, Specialties segment offers precursors for coatings, adhesives, and sealants, as well as specialties. This segment also provides polymer materials and aqueous dispersions for use in automotive and transportation, infrastructure and construction, wood processing, and furniture applications. It markets its products through trading houses and distributors. The company has partnership with Genomatica, Inc. to research and develop high-performance materials based on renewable feed-stocks. Covestro AG was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Leverkusen, Germany.
Covestro AG’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 2.