KEM - KEMET Corporation

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KEMET Corporation

2835 Kemet Way
Simpsonville, SC 29681
United States

IndustryDiversified Electronics
Full Time Employees15,000

Key Executives

Hon. Per-Olof LoofCEO & Director2.66MN/A66
Mr. William M. Lowe Jr.Exec. VP & CFO1.32MN/A64
Mr. Ronald James AssafSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.709.98k58.02k57
Mr. Claudio LolliniSr. VP of Global Sales & Marketing775.3kN/A37
Mr. Charles C. Meeks Jr.Exec. VP of Solid Capacitor Bus. Group983.08kN/A56
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 USD.


KEMET Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells passive electronic components under the KEMET brand worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Solid Capacitors, and Film and Electrolytic. Its products include tantalum, multilayer ceramic, film, electrolytic, paper, and solid aluminum capacitors, as well as EMI filters. The company offers its capacitors for use in the automotive, communications, computer-related, industrial, consumer, military/aerospace, and alternative energy industries. KEMET Corporation sells its products to original equipment manufacturers, electronics manufacturing services providers, and electronics distributors. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Simpsonville, South Carolina.

Corporate Governance

KEMET Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2017 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; 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.