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Evonik Industries AG (EVKIF) CEO Christian Kullmann on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Aug. 08, 2020 5:20 AM ETEvonik Industries AG (EVKIF)
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Evonik Industries AG (OTCPK:EVKIF) Q2 2020 Earnings Conference Call August 4, 2020 5:00 AM ET

Company Participants

Tim Lange - Head of Investor Relations

Christian Kullmann - Chief Executive Officer

Ute Wolf - Chief Financial Officer

Conference Call Participants

Gunther Zechmann - Bernstein

Michael Schäfer - Commerzbank

Mubasher Chaudhry - Citi

Charlie Webb - Morgan Stanley

Andreas Heine - MainFirst

Chetan Udeshi - JPMorgan

Thomas Swoboda - Societe Generale

Matthew Yates - Bank of America

Georgina Iwamoto - GS

Tim Lange

Good morning from our side to our Q2 call. With me, as usual, are Christian Kullmann, our CEO; and Ute Wolf, CFO. And I will hand over directly to Christian for the opening remarks.

Christian Kullmann

Thanks a lot, Tim, and also very warm welcome from my side, and thanks for being with us today. I hope you're all in good health and successfully managing all the challenges the current situation is, demanding from us and personal and in business lines. I'm sure you had hundreds of virtual meetings, and calls during the last month and are now been used to today's format. So having said this, let's get right started and away with it.

The highlights of the quarter. All in all, we have been managing the crisis successfully so far. The second quarter was the first and hopefully last quarter with the full corona impact. Back in May, it was hard to predict how things would turn out, but we tried to give you as much guidance as possible. Today, I can say we have again delivered on what we promised and even come out better than expected in the second quarter.

While Performance Materials was hit hard, our growth segments have held up quite well during the crisis. But to be clear on this, the performance in the second

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