NGVT - Ingevity Corporation

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Ingevity Corporation

5255 Virginia Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29406
United States

SectorBasic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees1,750

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. D. Michael WilsonPres, CEO & Director2.95MN/A1963
Mr. John C. FortsonExec. VP, CFO & Treasurer1.34MN/A1967
Ms. Katherine Pryor BurgesonExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.940.05kN/A1958
Mr. Stuart Edward Woodcock Jr.Exec. VP & Pres of Performance Materials766.72kN/A1966
Mr. Michael P. SmithExec. VP and Pres of Performance Chemicals, Strategy & Bus. Devel.972.17kN/A1961
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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.


Ingevity Corporation manufactures and sells specialty chemicals and carbon materials in the United States and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Performance Materials and Performance Chemicals. The Performance Materials segment engineers, manufactures, and sells hardwood-based and chemically activated carbon products primarily for use in gasoline vapor emission control systems in cars, trucks, motorcycles, and boats. This segment also produces other activated carbon products for use in various applications, including food, water, beverage, and chemical purification. The Performance Chemicals segment develops, manufactures, and sells a range of specialty chemicals derived from co-products of the Kraft pulping process and caprolactone. This segment's products are used in various applications comprising pavement preservation, pavement adhesion promotion and warm mix paving, oil well service additives, oil production and downstream application chemicals, printing inks, adhesives, agrochemicals, lubricants and industrial intermediates, coatings resins, elastomers, adhesives, and bio-plastics. Ingevity Corporation was incorporated in 2015 and is headquartered in North Charleston, South Carolina.

Corporate Governance

Ingevity Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 2; 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.