StratEGY

Our Path to profitable growth

To increase the value of the company, we target three strategic focus areas: portfolio, innovation, corporate culture.

Portfolio

Balanced and focused

A clear specialty chemicals character and markets with above average growth and margins characterize our portfolio management and investments. Starting from our leading market positions, we continuously expand our growth engines in strong business areas: specialty additives, health & care, smart materials, animal nutrition.

Innovation

Customer-focused and sustainable

In our research & development, we work closely with customers and external partners. Our innovation is characterized by ambitious goals, a clear strategy, and an inspiring culture.

Corporate Culture

Trusting and results-focused

Our corporate culture is based on trust, respect, and
openness. We see ourselves as an international company and regard diversity as an opportunity. We initiate change, keep our promises, reward performance and a willingness to take risks, and develop our own managers.