Website owner

This website is owned and managed by:

Akzo Nobel N.V.
Christian Neefestraat 2
1077 WW Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Postal address:
P.O. Box 75730
1070 AS Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Trade register number: 009007809
VAT number: NL0018 24 521 B01

For more information:
The explanatory sheets used during the press conference can be viewed on AkzoNobel’s corporate website.

Photography  (cover image):
© Sam Greenfield/Volvo Ocean Race

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we operate in over 80 countries and employ around 35,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high performance products and services our customers expect. The sale of our Specialty Chemicals business is expected to be completed by the end of 2018.

About AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals

Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, and personal care items. Building on the dedication of our 9,500 employees and our shared commitment to safety, sustainability, and open innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.