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GKN plc (GKN.L)

346.50 Down 0.40(0.12%) Sep 19, 11:35AM EDT
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GKN plc
Ipsley House
Ipsley Church Lane
Redditch, B98 0TL
United Kingdom - Map
Phone: 44 15 2751 7715
Fax: 44 15 2751 7700

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Consumer Goods
Industry:Auto Parts
Full Time Employees:49,700

Business Summary 

GKN plc is engaged in engineering business worldwide. Its Aerospace division manufactures integrated aerostructures, including wing/empennage and flight control surface assemblies and fuselage structures; fixed and rotating propulsion products for aircraft engines, fan cases, engine components, exhaust systems, and nacelles; transparencies comprising cockpit and cabin windows; and ice protection, fuel systems, and floatation devices. This division serves aircraft and engine prime contractors, and other tier one suppliers. The company's Driveline division develops and supplies automotive driveline systems and solutions, including constant velocity jointed systems, such as CV joints and sideshafts; all-wheel drive systems comprising propshafts, couplings, and final drive units; trans-axle solutions, which include open, limited slip, and locking differentials and electronic torque vectoring products; composite flywheel-based energy storage systems; and eDrive systems, such as electric rear axles, transmissions, and motors. Its Powder Metallurgy division manufactures sintered components for engines and transmissions, pumps, bodies and chassis, and compressors; metal powders; sintered bearings and filters; metal injection moulded components; and soft magnetic components for electric motors. The company’s Land Systems division designs, manufactures, and supplies electro-mechanical power management devices, such as electromagnetic brakes, flexible couplings, clutches, driveshafts, and gear technology; sensors, actuators, and controls; custom designed wheels of single-piece or multi-piece design for arduous applications; advanced structures and chassis systems for various vehicle types; and aftermarket parts and remanufacturing for passenger cars, commercial trucks, agricultural and construction vehicles, and industrial applications. GKN plc also provides engine liners to the truck market. GKN plc is headquartered in Redditch, the United Kingdom.

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Key Executives 
Mr. Nigel M. Stein , 58
Chief Exec., Exec. Director, Chairman of Exec. Committee, Member of Nominations Committee and Director of GKN Offhighway Division
Mr. Marcus J. S. Bryson , 60
Chief Exec. of Aerospace & Land Systems, Exec. Director and Member of Exec. Committee
Mr. Andrew Reynolds Smith , 47
Exec. Director, Member of Exec. Committee and Chief Exec. of Automotive & Powder Metallurgy
Mr. Adam Walker , 46
Group Fin. Director, Director and Member of Exec. Committee
Mr. Jos Sclater ,
Gen. Counsel, Company Sec. and Member of Exec. Committee
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
Currency in GBp.