Kraton Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2000

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 1,751


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt Refin.
  • (Cancelled)

  • Financing Rounds
  • 26

  • Investments
  • 2

Kraton General Information


Kraton Corp is a specialty chemicals company that primarily manufactures elastomers and synthetic replacements for rubber. The company's operating segments include polymer and chemical. It generates a majority revenue from the polymer segment. The polymer segment is composed of styrenic block copolymers (SBCs) and other engineered polymers business. The firm's chemical segment is composed of its pine-based specialty products business. It is a geographically diverse company, oprating in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific. The company's products are used in a wide range of applications, including adhesives, coatings, consumer and personal care products, sealants, lubricants, medical, packaging, automotive, paving and roofing, and footwear products.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
RK Polymers, Kraton Polymers
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Specialty Chemicals
Other Industries
Industrial Chemicals
Former Stock Listing
Corporate Office
  • 15710 John F Kennedy Boulevard
  • Suite 300
  • Houston, TX 77032
  • United States
+1 (281) 000-0000

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Kraton Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Kraton Comparisons

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Kraton Competitors (28)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Arkema Corporation Colombes, France 00000 00000 00000000000 00000
Altana Private Equity-Backed Wesel, Germany 0000 00.000 000000000 00.000
Tosoh Corporation Tokyo, Japan 00000 00000000
Ingevity Group Corporation North Charleston, SC 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
TPC Group Formerly PE-Backed Houston, TX 000 00000 000000000 00000
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Kraton Patents

Kraton Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240002563-A1 Curable polymer composition Pending 01-Jul-2022 0000000000
US-20230378532-A1 Polyelectrolyte composition and methods of preparation thereof Pending 17-May-2022 00000000000
US-20230340178-A1 Hydrogenated styrenic block copolymers and compositions thereof Pending 22-Apr-2022 0000000000
US-20230340241-A1 Recycled polymer compositions Pending 20-Apr-2022 000000000
US-20230313000-A1 Adhesive composition and methods of preparation thereof Pending 05-Apr-2022 C09J153/025
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Kraton Executive Team (21)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Marcello Boldrini Chief Executive Officer and Director
Holger Jung Ph.D President
Eun-Mi Kim Chief Financial Officer
Vijay Mhetar Ph.D Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President
Christopher Gingrich Vice President, Finance
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Kraton Board Members (15)

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Kraton Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Kraton Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Kraton Investments & Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Arizona Chemical Company 06-Jan-2016 0000000000 00.000 Specialty Chemicals 00000 000
Kraton Formosa Polymers 01-Mar-2013 Joint Venture Buildings and Property 00000 000
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