ESSITY-B.ST - Essity Aktiebolag (publ)

Stockholm - Stockholm Real Time Price. Currency in SEK

Essity Aktiebolag (publ)

Waterfront Building
Klarabergsviadukten 63
Stockholm 101 23
46 87 88 51 00

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryHousehold & Personal Products
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Magnus Groth MBA, MSc Econ, MEPres, CEO & Director27.28MN/A1963
Mr. Fredrik Rystedt B.Sc.CFO, Exec. VP & Head of Group Function Fin.N/AN/A1963
Mr. Johan KarlssonVP of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Mikael SchmidtSr. VP of Group Function Legal Affairs, Gen. Counsel & Board Sec.N/AN/A1960
Karl StoltzMang. of Media RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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 SEK.


Essity Aktiebolag (publ) develops, produces, and sells personal care, consumer tissue, and professional hygiene products and solutions worldwide. The company operates through Personal Care, Consumer Tissue, and Professional Hygiene segments. Its personal care products include incontinence products, skincare products, wet wipes, and wash gloves; baby diapers and pant diapers, wet wipes, shampoos, lotions, and baby oils; and pads, panty liners, tampons, intimate soaps, and intimate wipes. The company's personal care products also comprise medical solutions consisting of surgical tapes, retention bandages, surgical/post-operation dressings, adhesive bandages/plasters, and advanced wound care products; phlebology products, such as compression stockings, medical compression garments, and lymphology products comprising compression bandages, wraps, garments, and pneumatic compression pumps for compression therapy; and fracture management products consisting of cast tapes, splinting materials, casting accessories, and physiotherapy and orthopedic soft goods and braces. It also provides consumer tissue products, including toilet paper, household towels, handkerchiefs, facial tissues, wet wipes and napkins; hygiene solutions that include toilet paper, paper hand towels, napkins, hand soaps and lotions, hand sanitizers, dispensers, cleaning and wiping products, and Internet of Things sensor technology products, as well as offers related service and maintenance. The company markets its personal care products primarily under the TENA, Jobst, Leukoplast, Libero, Libresse, Nosotras, Saba, as well as other retailer's brands; consumer tissue products primarily under the Edet, Lotus, Regio, Tempo, Vinda, Zewa, and other retailers' brands; and professional hygiene products under the TORK brand name. Essity Aktiebolag (publ) was founded in 1849 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

Corporate Governance

Essity Aktiebolag (publ)’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 1, 2019 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 8.

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.