Dow Corning Europe

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Lobbying Costs


Financial year: Jan 2014 - Dec 2014

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Dow Corning Europe

    EU Transparency Register

    55291765363-39 First registered on 22 Feb 2011

    Goals / Remit

    Dow Corning is a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, offering thousands of products and services to customers world-wide.
    Established in Europe for more than 40 years, Dow Corning counts approximately 2000 employees in the region, with manufacturing facilities in Belgium, Germany, the United Kingdom, and France. The company’s European presence also includes a business and technology center in Seneffe Belgium, an application center in Russia and commercial offices in Poland and Turkey. Between 2005 and 2010, Dow Corning has invested more than 140 million € in its European infrastructures. In 2010, the company also invested an additional €40million in a new distribution center and state-of-the-art research facilities.
    Dow Corning is equally owned by The Dow Chemical Company and Corning, Incorporated. It is also the majority shareholder in the Hemlock Semiconductor Group ( joint ventures, a leading provider of polycrystalline silicon and other silicon-based products used in the manufacturing of semiconductor devices and solar cells and modules.
    In Dec 2015, Dow Chemical Co. signed an agreement
    to restructure the ownership of Dow Corning Corp. Under the terms of the agreement, Dow will acquire Corning’s 50 percent stake in the joint venture and become the 100 percent owner of Dow Corning.
    The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals. Closing is expected by mid-2016.

    Main EU files targeted

    chemicals and health, energy and climate, environment, sustainable development, innovation and R&D, industrial policy, trade, customs and enlargement.


    Head Office
    Parc industriel Zone C
    Rue Jules Bordet
    Seneffe 7180
    EU Office
    Multiburo Business Center
    Square de Meeus 38/40
    Brussels 1000
  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    0 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 01 Dec 2022

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Cynthia SANFILIPPO 24 Jun 2014 21 Jun 2015
    Mrs Cynthia SANFILIPPO 24 Jun 2014 21 Jun 2015
    Mrs Cynthia SANFILIPPO 17 Jul 2013 15 Jul 2014
    Mrs Cynthia SANFILIPPO 19 Jan 2013 25 Jul 2013
    Ms Agata Pawlowska 29 Nov 2012 25 Jul 2013
    Cynthia SANFILIPPO 01 Mar 2012 31 Jan 2013

    Complementary Information

    Two persons 50% each

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Ms Sylvie Lemoine (EU Government Affairs Manager)

    Person with legal responsibility

    Mr Gerard Marquet (Director)

  • Categories


    II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations


    Companies & groups

  • Networking


    Dow Corning is member of CEFIC (European Chemicals industry association), CES (centre européen des silicones), LightingEurope, FEICA (European association of adhesives and sealants manufacturers), EFCC, Amcham EU, AmCham BE, Eufores

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2014 - Dec 2014

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year


    Other financial info

    Amounts of funding not indentified so far by the government affairs organisation .

    Payments to other associations or third parties who are also subject to reporting within the scope of the register and the transparency initiative are not included in the estimation of the cost;

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    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    Policies related to chemicals and health, energy and climate, environment, sustainable development, innovation and R&D, industrial policy, trade and enlargement.

  • Meetings


    5 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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