Purpose-led, performance-driven


Royal DSM is a global, purpose-led leader in health and nutrition, applying bioscience to improve the health of people, animals, and the planet. DSM’s purpose is to create brighter lives for all which we achieve through developing. Products and solutions address some of the world’s biggest challenges while simultaneously creating economic, environmental and societal value.

Creating brighter lives for all

We use our bright science to deliver positive transformations at scale for as many people as possible today and for generations to come, operating within the constraints of the world’s finite resources. We aim to generate profitable growth while at the same time having a positive impact on the world, creating a fairer, more prosperous, and more sustainable society.

We aspire to be a company for all, creating value for all our stakeholders - customers, employees, shareholders, and society-at-large - and building a stronger legacy and a brighter future for generations to come.

In Health & Nutrition

We focus on clearly defined areas where we can contribute to healthier lives. In  human nutrition we provide customized quality solutions that support the well-being of people at every life stage including nutritional ingredients, consumer-branded products, and personalized nutrition. 

Looking and feeling good is important for people everywhere, but health & beauty isn’t purely about the aesthetics. We serve the personal care, home care and fine fragrance markets too with solutions including UV filters, peptides and polymers. 

Food & beverage ingredients include (specialty food enzymes, cultures and probiotics, as well as bio-preservation, sugar reduction, and savory taste solutions, so consumers don’t have to choose between taste, texture and health. 

In animal nutrition and health, we develop core vitamins, premix solutions, and specialty feed additive solutions, including mycotoxin risk management solutions and diagnostics, that are able lead a robust and achievable transformation worldwide in sustainable food production.

In Materials

We focus on a high-quality portfolio of high-performance specialty engineering materials for use in the electronics, automotive and consumer goods markets. Besides serving these three main sectors, we offer sustainable engineering materials to specialized industries including water management, renewable energy, multilayer flexible food packaging and health/medical applications. Through our advanced and sustainable solutions, we are meeting the growing demand for safer materials that offer greater efficiency and improved environmental performance.

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  • Our key markets

    Our key markets

    Our key markets are Animal Feed, Dietary Supplements, Early Life Nutrition, Food & Beverage, Personal Care, Automotive and Electrical & Electronics.

  • Our businesses

    Our businesses

    From animal and human nutrition & health to specialty food ingredients, from medical devices to sustainable plastics and protective materials to venturing…our businesses are here to bring value to all stakeholders.

  • Financial results & presentations

    Financial results & presentations

    Instant overview of the financial results, presentations, updates & AGMs and all DSM's financial and regulatory press releases from the last decade.