Croda International

Croda is a world leader in natural based speciality chemicals which are sold to virtually every type of industry. The company has approximately 3500 employees, working in 34 countries. Activities can be broadly classified into three sectors: Consumer Care which consists of global businesses in personal care, health care and crop care – all markets with an increasing need for innovation and sustainable ingredients. Performance Technologies which comprises home care, additives for polymers, polymers and coatings, lubricant additives, and processed vegetable oils. Industrial Chemicals which consists of base oleochemicals. In addition we also have a Technology Investment Group (TIG). The role of TIG is to bring new technologies to the Group through investment in Research and Development both internally and externally.
Company Growth (employees)
Snaith, GB
Size (employees)
4,273 (est)
Croda International was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Snaith, GB

Key People/Management at Croda International

Steve Foots

Steve Foots

Group Chief Executive
Jez Maiden

Jez Maiden

Group Finance Director
Anthony Fitzpatrick

Anthony Fitzpatrick

President Corporate Development
Tom Brophy

Tom Brophy

Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
Graham Myers

Graham Myers

Group Financial Controller
Maarten Heybroek

Maarten Heybroek

President Global PTIC
Stuart Arnott

Stuart Arnott

President Global Operations
Nick Challoner

Nick Challoner

President of Asia
Sandra Breene

Sandra Breene

President of Personal Care

Croda International Office Locations

Croda International has offices in Snaith, Mumbai, Thane, Guangzhou and in 4 other locations
Snaith, GB (HQ)
Cowick Hall
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Croda International Financials and Metrics

Croda International Financials

Croda International's revenue was reported to be £1.2 b in FY, 2016 which is a 15% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.2 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

445.1 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

197.6 m

Market capitalization (09-Mar-2017)

4.8 t

Closing share price (09-Mar-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

61 m
Croda International's current market capitalization is £4.8 t.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.1 b1 b1.1 b1.2 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

713.9 m703 m704.1 m798.5 m

Gross profit

363.1 m343.6 m377.6 m445.1 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


37.5 m47.6 m57.8 m61 m

Accounts Receivable

117 m122.2 m129.3 m192.4 m

Current Assets

367 m393.6 m435.5 m489.1 m


410.5 m433.5 m500.5 m655.4 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

191.3 m174.6 m207.6 m263.8 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(130.8 m)(85.3 m)(3.5 m)(162.6 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(72.2 m)(64.2 m)(71.2 m)(78.1 m)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Croda International Operating Metrics

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