UN - The Unilever Group

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The Unilever Group

Weena 455
PO Box 760
Rotterdam 3000 DK
31 10 217 4000

Sector : Consumer Defensive
Industry : Household & Personal Products
Full Time Employees : 154,848

Key Executives

Name Title Pay Exercised Year Born
Mr. Graeme David Pitkethly CFO & Exec. Director N/A N/A 1967
Mr. Alan W. Jope CEO & Exec. Director N/A N/A 1964
Mr. Nitin Paranjpe Chief Operating Officer N/A N/A 1964
Ms. Ritva Sotamaa Chief Legal Officer & Group Sec. N/A N/A 1964
Ms. Leena Nair Chief HR Officer N/A N/A 1970
Amounts are as of 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.


The Unilever Group, together with its subsidiaries, operates in the fast-moving consumer goods industry worldwide. It operates through three segments: Beauty & Personal Care, Foods & Refreshment, and Home Care. The Beauty & Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and oral care products under the Axe, Dove, Lux, Rexona, and Sunsilk brands, as well as others, such as TRESemmé, Signal, Lifebuoy, and Vaseline brands. The Foods & Refreshment segment offers soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads, ice cream, and tea-based beverages. This segment offers its products under the Knorr, Hellmann's, Magnum, Lipton, and Heart brands, as well as others that include Brooke Bond and Ben & Jerry's brands. It also includes local jewels comprising Bango and Robertson's brands, as well as Pukka Herbs, Sir Kensington's, and Mãe Terra brands. The Home Care segment offers home care products, including powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars, and various cleaning products under the Dirt is Good and Surf brands, as well as Comfort, Domestos, Sunlight, Cif, and Seventh Generation brands. It also provides air and water purification products under the Blueair, Pureit, and Truliva/Qinyuan brands. The company was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Corporate Governance

The Unilever Group’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 1.

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.