A YEAR OF
Fiscal Year 2017 (FY17) was a year of strategic achievements for Firmenich.
Firmenich recorded 3.34 billion Swiss francs (CHF) in net sales, an increase of +4.4% in CHF versus the previous year. With all its Business Units posting steady growth, the Group further consolidated its number one position in Fine Fragrance and Ingredients.
Taking its legacy of excellence forward, the Company evolved its Board of Directors, starting with the appointment of Patrick Firmenich as Chairman of the Board and Barbara Kux as Vice-Chair. The Company also welcomed two new board members: Richard Ridinger, CEO of Lonza, and Pierre Bouchut, COO of Ahold Delhaize.