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PATHWAYS TO POSITIVE

Taking our legacy into the future, sustainability is one of our "Firmenich Fundamentals" and lies at the heart of our strategy and business growth.

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Firmenich Wins First IMD-Pictet Family Sustainability Business Award

Firmenich proves malodor control is a key lever in tackling today’s sanitation crisis

Firmenich acquires CO2 Extraction Technology Unit from Evonik, boosting leadership in naturals

Firmenich proves malodor control is a key lever in tackling today’s sanitation crisis

Firmenich acquires CO2 Extraction Technology Unit from Evonik, boosting leadership in naturals

Firmenich ‘Flexitarian Challenge’ Showcases Innovative Culinary Anthropology Approach & Leadership in Meat Analogs Space

Firmenich acquires CO2 Extraction Technology Unit from Evonik, boosting leadership in naturals

Firmenich ‘Flexitarian Challenge’ Showcases Innovative Culinary Anthropology Approach & Leadership in Meat Analogs Space

Firmenich grows 6%in FY19, investing in cutting-edge innovation and leading in responsible business

Firmenich ‘Flexitarian Challenge’ Showcases Innovative Culinary Anthropology Approach & Leadership in Meat Analogs Space

Firmenich grows 6%in FY19, investing in cutting-edge innovation and leading in responsible business

Firmenich Recognized as Diversity & Inclusion Leader with Ethical Corporation Responsible Business Award 2019

Firmenich grows 6%in FY19, investing in cutting-edge innovation and leading in responsible business

Firmenich Recognized as Diversity & Inclusion Leader with Ethical Corporation Responsible Business Award 2019

Firmenich Reaches Agreement to Take a Minority Stake in Robertet

Firmenich Recognized as Diversity & Inclusion Leader with Ethical Corporation Responsible Business Award 2019

Firmenich Reaches Agreement to Take a Minority Stake in Robertet

Firmenich Reaches Agreement to Take a Minority Stake in Robertet

Firmenich recognized as UN Global Compact LEAD company & SDG champion

Firmenich recognized as UN Global Compact LEAD company & SDG champion

Firmenich is one of 19 global companies joining forces to protect biodiversity for healthy people and a healthy planet

Firmenich recognized as UN Global Compact LEAD company & SDG champion

Firmenich is one of 19 global companies joining forces to protect biodiversity for healthy people and a healthy planet

Leading Employer Award Ranks Firmenich in Top 1% of Swiss Employers

Firmenich is one of 19 global companies joining forces to protect biodiversity for healthy people and a healthy planet

Leading Employer Award Ranks Firmenich in Top 1% of Swiss Employers

Firmenich recognized for advancing the UN SDGs, delivering sustainable growth for people, planet & society

2019 in Review Hear from our Chairman & CEO
There is no long-term shareholder value creation without values
Gilbert Ghostine // CEO Firmenich
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Pathways to Positive 2019 Milestones

2 NEW MASTER FLAVORISTS
Bipin Khara & Dr. Chun-Yu Song
NEW DISTINGUISHED SCIENTIST
Dr. Laurent Daviet
LAUNCH OF SMART PROTEINS
Enabling Flexitarian Diets
3RD CASE STUDY WITH WHARTON SCHOOL
Accelerating New Sanitation Economy
ECOVADIS GOLD
Top 1% out of 45 000 Suppliers
GLOBAL COMPACT LEAD COMPANY
1 of 34 Companies Worldwide
RECOGNIZED GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL
Leader: CDP Triple A
MOST SUSTAINABLE FAMILY COMPANY
in Switzerland
3RD LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Master Perfumer, Alberto Morillas
GLOBAL CEO AWARD WINNER 2019
Leadership in "Inclusive Capitalism"
GLOBAL EDGE GENDER EQUALITY CERTIFICATION
1 out of 8 Companies Worldwide
JOINED VALUABLE 500
Putting Disability Inclusion on Leadership Agenda

OUR SUSTAINABILITY STRATEGY PATHWAYS TO POSITIVE

Cutting across our three businesses and focus on responsible growth, our 2020 Pathways to Positive strategy has guided our business over recent years.
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OUR 3G STRATEGY GOVERNANCE, GROWTH AND GREEN

AMPLIFYING GOVERNANCE
A key pillar of our Pathways to Positive strategy is Governance, as leading with integrity and respecting human rights are central to our long-term success.
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ACCELERATING GROWTH
Research is our engine of growth. We put it to work to make nutritious products taste delicious, tackle the global sanitation crisis and create the safest and most environmentally responsible ingredients.
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FAST TRACKING GREEN
Conducting our business in a way that protects and promotes the environment is paramount for Firmenich. We uphold responsible environmental management at our facilities worldwide and strive to reach and maintain the highest standards of care.
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OUR PURPOSE WE CREATE POSITIVE EMOTIONS TO ENHANCE WELLBEING, NATURALLY.

DISCOVER OUR PURPOSE: FOR GOOD NATURALLY

Discover WHAT OUR PATNERS SAY

PARTNERING WITH THE BILL & MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION

Discover what our partner Erin McCusker, Senior Program Officer at The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has to say about working with Firmenich.

PARTNERING WITH QUANTIS

Discover what our partner Grégory Simonnin, Senior Sustainability Consultant at Quantis has to say about working with Firmenich.

PARTNERING WITH EDGE STRATEGY

Discover what our partner Nadia Younes, Chief Innovation Officer at EDGE Strategy has to say about working with Firmenich.

PARTNERING WITH NAANDI FOUNDATION

Discover what our partner Manoj Kumar, CEO at Naandi Foundation has to say about working with Firmenich.

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