|SGS SA -- USA Stock|| |
USD 24.93 0.15 0.61%
Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel, Member of Operations Council and Company Secretary
Mr. Olivier Merkt is Senior Vice President, Legal Compliance of SGS Ltd since 2016. Previously he was Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel and Company Secretary of SGS SA since August 2008 till 2015. He served as Vice President, Corporationrationrate Development at the Company from 2006 till 2008. He joined the Company as inhouse Senior Counsel in 2001. Prior to joining the Company, he was active in private practices, ultimately with Ernst Young Legal in Geneva, Switzerland, where he served from 1993 till 2001. He holds a Doctorate degree in Law from Universite of Neuchatel Switzerland and a Master of Legal Letters degree from Cambridge University.
Age: 55 Executive Since 2016
41 22 739 91 11 http://www.sgs.com
The company has return on total asset (ROA)
of 10.19 %
which means that it generated profit of $10.19 on every $100 spent on asset. This is normal as compared to the sector avarege. Similarly, it shows return on equity (ROE)
of 34.42 %
meaning that it generated $34.42 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders.
The company has accumulated 2.21 B in total debt with debt to equity ratio (D/E) of 104.2 indicating the company may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations. SGS SA has Current Ratio of 1.95 which is within standard range for the sector.
SGS SA provides inspection, verification, testing, certification, and quality assurance services in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific. SGS SA was founded in 1878 and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. SGS SA is traded on OTC Market in USA.SGS SA (SGSOY) is traded on OTC Market in USA. It is located in 1 Place Des Alpes and employs 95,745 people.