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What we value

Energised by our collective determination and individual ambitions, Umicore is creating a more sustainable world for future generations. This is challenging and important work. And it is something we are achieving together.

As a global business, we believe it is essential our people understand the important role they have in shaping our industry, and the lives of consumers. We do that by incorporating our values into everything we do. These are the core beliefs that guide our success. And they can help you achieve yours.


We speak openly, accurately and with enthusiasm, through reliable communication and positive relationship building.


We always search for better ways of doing things, putting our faith in innovation as the driver for long-term profitability and growth.


We show respect for each other and for different cultures, customs and values, and do not compromise on the safety of our employees.


We believe in teamwork to contribute towards shared goals across borders, enabling our people to gain pride, satisfaction and fun in their work.


We keep our promises, adhere to high performance standards and continuously search for the best solutions we can possibly deliver.