Creating
Solid Bonds

Message from the CEO

"Colquímica Adhesives develops industrial adhesives, which are present everywhere in the world. We are innovative, professional, cohesive, proud of our history, focused and faithful keepers of our values.

We are guided by the growth we have achieved over more than 65 years, and by the constant need to improve our performance in our industry.

We perfect our work and our technological and market knowledge every day, promoting the proven effectiveness of our products. This technical development, which lies at the heart of our strategy, lives side by side with our concern for consumers, customers, employees, partners and suppliers.

We do our best to respond, always in line with our values and our vision, to the intrinsic needs of the industrial adhesives market.

We are nonconformists. Therefore, our management and corporate cultures push us to never stop trying to improve and get closer to our employees and partners."

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Executive board

João Pedro Koehler CEO

Graduated in Management from the University of Economics of Oporto, João Pedro Koehler is the CEO of Colquímica’s Group.
In his professional career, he worked in the area of mergers and acquisitions in one of the biggest Portuguese multinational companies. Once he joined Colquimica’s Group in 1995 he took over the company’s leadership.
João Pedro Koehler has an extensive experience in the areas of strategic management, finance, sales, procurement and internationalization.

Sofia Koehler Vice Presidente

With a postgraduate degree in Marketing from Católica Business School and a degree in Communication Sciences from University Fernando Pessoa, in Porto, Sofia Koehler is Vice President of the Colquímica Group.
She started her professional career  working in the area of communication consulting and after joining the Colquímica’s Group she assumed the position of director of Marketing and sales for more than 12 years.
Currently, Sofia Koehler directs the management of the information technology, human resources, sales and marketing departments of Colquimica.
Sofia Koehler has extensive experience in management, internationalization, sales and marketing.

Pedro Gonçalves Board Member

Graduated in Chemical Engineering from Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Pedro Gonçalves is an executive manager of the Colquímica group.
He began his professional career in the petrochemical industry and joined the Colquímica group in 2004 where he assumed several responsibilities. Since 2009 he had been the technical manager.
Pedro Gonçalves has extensive experience in technical areas, quality management, production, conception design and project management.