Solvay Reviews

Updated 5 Jan 2021

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3.7
71%
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77%
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Solvay CEO Jean-Pierre Clamadieu
Jean-Pierre Clamadieu
151 Ratings
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  • "Work life balance becomes a big challenge(in 12 reviews)

  • "Lots of European bias that creates a toxic environment(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Very good company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Vadodara
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Solvay full-time

    Pros

    Good work culture, safe working conditions

    Cons

    Flat structure in employe grade

  2. "Good company to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tech Manager in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Solvay full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    R&D and Market driven, Employee friendly

    Cons

    Some recent changes due to M&A in group


  3. "Nice Company & Management"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technical Services in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Solvay full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It is a great Team to start work with ample opportunities and exposure. Supportive Management. Great Salary & Bonus

    Cons

    Growth Plan and Recognition timely needed

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  4. "Solvay"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Scrum Master in Bangalore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Solvay full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pay is good but expect more

    Cons

    Hiring should be done properly

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  5. "Civil/ Structural Design Specialist"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Structural Design Engineer in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Solvay full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good exposure, competitive task force, well appreciated by management

    Cons

    limited industry (scope of work)

  6. "Customer Technical Support"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service and Technical Support Representative in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Solvay full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Encourage to take responsibility and ownership of work. Giving priority to safe work culture and behavior competency. Good team work.

    Cons

    Less agility in group. People are in same position/role for long time may be more than 10 years in some case.

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  7. "Good company"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Solvay full-time

    Pros

    Good company to work there

    Cons

    Nothing aa such i found

  8. "very good but slow in decision making"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Applications Specialist in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Solvay full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    work life balance good salary

    Cons

    decision making is very slow

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  9. Helpful (1)

    "Derived rich experience in the entire gamut of HR activities"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Deputy Manager - Human Resources in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Solvay full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The company had great values which we lived by each day during our operations, collaborative team work, ethically driven company.

    Cons

    The company had nothing in specification regarding which i had any serious issues...by and large it was a great place to work

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  10. "Good CompanyGood company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Accounts Executive in Mumbai

    I worked at Solvay full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good company to work with

    Cons

    need to improve HR policy

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