SNMX - Senomyx, Inc.

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Senomyx, Inc.

4767 Nexus Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
United States

SectorBasic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees56

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Kent SnyderExec. Chairman70k1.08M1954
Mr. John W. Poyhonen MBAChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director731.31kN/A1960
Ms. Catherine C. LeeSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.417.81kN/A1974
Ms. Sharon WickerSr. VP & Chief Commercial Devel. Officer480.35kN/A1956
Mr. David C. HumphreyVP of Fin.N/AN/AN/A
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.


Senomyx, Inc. discovers, develops, and commercializes flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners primarily for the packaged food, beverage, and ingredient supply industries in the United States. The company develops and/or commercializes sweet, savory and salt flavor ingredients, bitter blockers and cooling agents. It sells various flavor ingredients directly to flavor companies. The company has collaboration agreements with Ajinomoto Co., Inc.; Firmenich SA; and PepsiCo, Inc. Senomyx, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

Corporate Governance

Senomyx, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 7.

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.