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1 Place Des Alpes
PO Box 2152
Geneva 1211
41 22 739 91 11

Full Time Employees90,000

Key Executives

Mr. Frankie NgChief Exec. Officer1.57MN/A52
Ms. C. D. F. De GeyseleerCFO & Sr. VPN/AN/A50
Mr. Olivier MerktSr. VP of Legal & Compliance, Chief Compliance Officer, Gen. Counsel and Company Sec.N/AN/A56
Mr. Jos?? Mar??a Hern??ndez-SampelayoSr. VP of HRN/AN/A57
Mr. Dirk HellemansChief Operating Officer of North & Central EuropeN/AN/A60
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.


SGS SA provides inspection, verification, testing, certification, and quality assurance services in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific. The company operates in nine segments: Agriculture, Food and Life; Minerals Services; Oil, Gas, & Chemicals Services; Consumer and Retail Services; Certification and Business Enhancement; Industrial Services; Environment, Health and Safety Services; Transportation Services; and Governments and Institutions Services. It offers certification services that enable clients to demonstrate compliance of their products, processes, systems, or services with national and international regulations and standards; and inspection services to reduce risk, control quality and quantity, and meet relevant regulatory requirements in various regions and markets. The company also provides outsourcing services; product testing services; workforce training services; verification services; consultancy services; and data analytics services. It serves agriculture and food, automotive, chemical, construction, consumer goods and retail, energy, industrial manufacturing, life sciences, mining, and oil and gas industries, as well as public and transportation sectors. SGS SA was founded in 1878 and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland.

Corporate Governance

SGS SA’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of January 1, 2018 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 1; 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.