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Arkema is a specialty chemicals company that manufactures and distributes industrial coatings and high-performance materials. Read more

Thierry Le Henaff's photo - Chairman & CEO of Arkema

Chairman & CEO

Thierry Le Henaff

CEO Approval Rating

82/100

Founded:

2004

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyPAAKE

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Henkel is Arkema's biggest rival. Henkel was founded in 1876, and is headquartered in Duesseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia. Like Arkema, Henkel also works within the Specialty Chemicals sector. Henkel generates $13B more revenue vs. Arkema.

H.B. Fuller is one of Arkema's top competitors. H.B. Fuller's headquarters is in St. Paul, Minnesota, and was founded in 1887. Like Arkema, H.B. Fuller also works within the Specialty Chemicals sector. H.B. Fuller generates 31% of Arkema's revenue.

Sika is seen as one of Arkema's top competitors. Sika is a Public company that was founded in 1910 in Baar, Zug. Sika competes in the Diversified construction industry. Compared to Arkema, Sika has 4,641 more employees.

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Annual Revenue

$9B

Arkema's revenue is the ranked 4th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 13.5B. Over the last three quarters, Arkema's revenue has decreased by 3.7%. Specifically, in Q3 2020's revenue was $2.2B; in Q2 2020, it was $2.1B; in Q1 2020, it was $2.3B.

Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Colorado Photopolymer Solutions

Dec 2020

Source »
undisclosed
CPS is a chemical processing company that manufactures and distributes photopolymer resins for 3D printing applications.
Lambson Limited

Jul 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Lambson is a manufacturer and distributor of photoinitiators and specialty chemicals for healthcare, brewing and 3D printing markets.
ArrMaz Products, L.P.

May 2019

Source »
$570M
ArrMaz is a producer and supplier of specialty chemicals for mining, crop nutrients and asphalt paving industries.
Afinitica

Oct 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Afinitica is a manufacturer and marketer of bulk-curing, elastic, instant adhesive and industrial monomers.
Den Braven

Jul 2016

Source »
$535.9M
Den Braven manufactures and commercializes sealants, adhesives, foams and technical aerosols to the construction industry.

These are all the companies that Arkema has acquired. Arkema has acquired 8 companies and its latest acquisition was Colorado Photopolymer Solutions in Dec 2020. CPS is a chemical processing company that manufactures and distributes photopolymer resins for 3D printing applications.

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Investments

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DESCRIPTION

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ROUND

EXIT DATE

Adaptive3D is an additive manufacturing polymer resin supplier that offers design consulting and custom material development to a range of industries.
$5.1M
Sep 27, 2020
Series B
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Continuous Composites is a fiber printing firm that designs and manufactures 3D printers and accessories for the aerospace and defense sectors.
-
Jul 26, 2020
Corporate Round
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Carbon designs, develops and manufactures three-dimensional printing systems for industrial applications.
$260M
Mar 21, 2019
Series E
-

These are all the companies that Arkema has invested in. Arkema has invested 8 companies and its latest investment was Colorado Photopolymer Solutions in Dec 2020. CPS is a chemical processing company that manufactures and distributes photopolymer resins for 3D printing applications.

Arkema News

December 19, 2020Cooling Post

Arkema resin to keep roofs cool

FRANCE: Arkema has signed an exclusive agreement to supply its Kynar Aquatec PVDF resin to Cool Roof ... See more »
December 18, 2020Global Legal Chronicle

Trinseo's 1.137 Billion Acquisition of Arkema's PMMA Business

Kirkland & Ellis served as primary legal advisor to Trinseo in the transaction. Trinseo (NYSE: TSE), ... See more »
December 16, 2020Photonics

Materials Company Trinseo Acquiring Arkema's PMMA Business

Trinseo, a manufacturer of plastics, latex binders, and synthetic rubber, entered into a binding agre... See more »
December 14, 2020Sharecast

Arkema strikes 1.2bn plastics deal with Trinseo

France's Arkema is to offload its PMMA business to plastics specialist Trinseo in a €1.2bn deal, it w... See more »
December 10, 2020CompositesWorld

Arkema acquires Colorado Photopolymer Solutions, grows 3D printing expertise

The acquisition will compliment the Sartomer line's product offerings and move Arkema further along t... See more »
December 9, 20203D Printing Industry

New 3D printing acquisitions for Arkema and Evonik, Branch Technology and Wikifactory close funding rounds

An end of year burst of activity has seen the announcements of new 3D printing acquisitions from adva... See more »

Arkema Press Releases

January 5, 2021centralcharts

Disclosure of Trading in Own Shares from 21 December to 25 December 2020

Regulatory News: In accordance with applicable regulations, Arkema (Paris:AKE) announces having carri... See more »
September 9, 2020PRWeb

Sartomer Introduces CMR-Free SAR-GEL BLUE Water Finding Paste

Sartomer, a business line of Arkema, introduces SAR-GEL® BLUE, a new phenolphthalein-free, nontoxic w... See more »
May 6, 2020StreetInsider

Arkema Inc. donates hand sanitizer to help four States fight COVID-19

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., May 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Â The company repurposed a production line at its pl... See more »
May 4, 2020centralcharts

Disclosure of Trading in Own Shares From 27 April to 01 May 2020

Regulatory News: In accordance with applicable regulations, Arkema (Paris:AKE) announces having carri... See more »
April 20, 2020centralcharts

Disclosure of Trading in Own Shares From 13 April to 17 April 2020

Regulatory News: In accordance with applicable regulations, Arkema (Paris:AKE) announces having carri... See more »

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Headquarters

420 rue d'Estienne d'Orves

Colombes, Île-de-France92705

33-1-49-00-80-80

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Arkema is a specialty chemicals company that manufactures and distributes industrial coatings and high-performance materials. Arkema was founded in 2004. Arkema's headquarters is located in Colombes, Île-de-France, FR 92705. Arkema's Chairman & CEO, ...

CEO

Arkema's Chairman & CEO, Thierry Le Henaff, currently has an approval rating of 82%. Arkema's primary competitors are Henkel, H.B. Fuller & Sika.

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arkema.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Arkema

  1. When was Arkema founded?

    Arkema was founded in 2004
  2. Who is Arkema's CEO?

    Arkema's CEO is Thierry Le Henaff
  3. How much revenue does Arkema generate?

    Arkema generates $9B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Arkema have?

    Arkema has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Arkema's headquarters?

    Arkema's headquarters is in Colombes Île-de-France, FR
  1. How many employees does Arkema have?

    Arkema has 20,500 employees
  2. What sector does Arkema operate in?

    Arkema is in Specialty Chemicals
  3. Who are Arkema's competitors?

    Arkema's top competitors are Henkel, H.B. Fuller, Sika
  4. Who has Arkema invested in?

    Arkema's has invested in companies such as Adaptive3D Technologies, Continuous Composites, Carbon