|Mr. Kevin M. Fogarty||Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director||1.72M||N/A||51|
|Mr. Stephen E. Tremblay||Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP||806.08k||N/A||58|
|Mr. James Leo Simmons||Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.||531.98k||80.86k||51|
|Ms. Melinda Scissors Conley||Chief HR Officer and Sr. VP||489.5k||144.98k||51|
|Dr. Holger R. Jung||Sr. VP and Pres of Polymer Segment||633.1k||N/A||54|
Kraton Corporation produces and sells styrenic block copolymers (SBCs) and other engineered polymers in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. The company offers performance products comprising unhydrogenated SBCs, which are primarily used in paving, roofing, adhesives, sealants, coatings, and footwear applications; and specialty polymers consisting of hydrogenated SBCs that are used in polymer modification, lubricant additives, personal care, adhesives and coatings, and cable gels, as well as in medical, industrial, consumer, and other applications. It also provides isoprene rubber products that have applications in medical products, paints, coatings, and specialized footwear; and isoprene rubber latex products primarily for use in medical, healthcare, and personal care products, such as synthetic surgical gloves and condoms, as well as in food contact operations. In addition, the company offers pine-based specialty products for use in adhesive, road and construction, and tire markets; and a range of chemical intermediates, such as tall oil fatty acids, dimer acids, tall oil rosins, distilled tall oils, terpene fractions, alpha-pinenes, and beta-pinenes for various markets, including fuel additives, oilfield chemicals, coatings, metalworking fluids and lubricants, inks, flavors and fragrances, and mining. Kraton Corporation markets its products through various channels, including direct sales force, marketing representatives, and distributors under the Kraton and Cariflex brands. The company was formerly known as Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. and changed its name to Kraton Corporation in September 2016. Kraton Corporation is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Kraton Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2017 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 1.