About Us

Novasol’s CORE VALUES are

  • SAFETY : Our first and utmost priority in doing the right things right.

  • ATTENTION :  Keep our eyes and ears open. For new opportunities, new markets, remarks and suggestions for improvement.

  • FOCUS : On our customer needs. On our supplier’s requirements. On the quality of what we do and how we do.

  • EXCELLENCE : We want to be demanding with ourselves, with our service and product suppliers, with our partners.

  • RESPECT : For our suppliers, our customers. For each other. For the environment.

  • EXECUTION : The best plans are worth nothing without a well-structured and targeted execution.

  • PEOPLE : Our team members, the human factor is THE key to our success. That is our main asset and our pride.


What happened since 1996… when Novasol NV was founded by Thomas Hoesch



January 2017 :

  • Thomas Hoesch hands over the General Management function to Claude Fickers
  • François-Xavier Coiffard is appointed EMEA Sales Director


  • NNA participates with own booth in the American Coating Show
  • 20 years anniversary of Novasol NV !



Novasol China & Novasol Asia Pacific assure our commercial activities in Asia


Claude Fickers cycles from Brussels to Barcelona (BRUBAR) to raise funds for the Belgian Kids Foundation for pediatric research !


  • NNA & Novasol Chemie GmbH get ISO9001 certification
  • Second REACH deadline for 100 – 1000 MT tonnage band


Luma Kimya Trading becomes Novasol’s agent for Turkey


  • First ISO9001 certification for Novasol NV
  • Novasol Asia is founded as a sourcing office
  • Novasol Chemie GmbH is founded as a sales office for the D-A-CH area


  • Turnover reaches > 70 M euros
  • Novasol North America (NNA) is incorporated
  • Pure Chemicals Iberica (PCI) becomes Novasol’s agent for Spain and Portugal
  • REACH deadline for >1000 MT tonnage band


  • Expansion plans are growing
  • First participations with own Novasol booth in CPHI and European Coating Show


Claude Fickers acquires shares of Novasol


Claude Fickers joins Novasol NV from DuPont de Nemours


Foundation of Novasol as independent company


Foundation of activities of Novasol under the hood of Novadim