SHECF - Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd.

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Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd.

Marunouchi Eiraku Building
4-1, Marunouchi 1-chome Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 100-0005

Sector(s)Basic Materials
Full-time employees

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Yasuhiko SaitohPres & Representative Director1.52MN/A1955
Mr. Masahiko TodorokiSr. Managing CO, GM of Planning & Admn. Dept., GM of Semiconductor Materials Div. and Director626.56kN/AN/A
Mr. Shunzo MoriDirector & Advisor854.4kN/AN/A
Mr. Susumu UenoSr. Managing Corp. Officer, GM of Silicone Division & Director640.8kN/A1943
Mr. Toshiyuki KasaharaCorp. Officer and Gen. Mang. of Fin. & Accounting DepartmentN/AN/AN/A
Yukihito AdachiGen. Mang. of PR DepartmentN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Masaki MiyajimaManaging Corp. Officer & GM of PVC DivisionN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Fumio AraiManaging Corp. Officer & GM of Organic Chemicals DivisionN/AN/AN/A
Yukihiro MatsuiManaging Corp. Officer & GM of Electronics Material DivisionN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Toshiya AkimotoManaging Corp. Officer & GM of Office for Digitization and DigitalizationN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2022, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. engages in the polyvinyl chloride (PVC)/chlor-alkali, semiconductor silicon, silicones, electronics and functional materials, specialty chemicals, processing, and trading and specialized businesses worldwide. The company operates through Infrastructure Materials; Electronics Materials; Functional Materials; and Processing and Specialized Services segments. It offers PVC- framed windows; electric, hybrid, and fuel cell vehicles; wind power generators, air conditioners, aircrafts, industrial motors, semiconductor silicon used in semiconductors for robots; and cellulose derivative products. The company also offers pipes for water supply and sewerage systems; caustic soda; polyvinyl alcohol; photoresists photomasks blanks; encapsulant materials; rare earth magnets; silicon wafers, LED packaging materials, and synthetic quartz; pellicles; SOLBIN, a copolymer resin; anode material of batteries; and input devices, wafer cases, and wrapping films. The company was formerly known as Shin-Etsu Nitrogen Fertilizer Co., Ltd. and changed its name to Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. in 1940. The company was incorporated in 1926 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Corporate governance

Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 30 May 2023 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; 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 10 indicates higher governance risk.