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    Johnson Matthey Plc (JMAT.L)

    2,248.00 Up 18.00(0.81%) Feb 12, 11:35AM EST
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    Johnson Matthey Plc
    25 Farringdon Street
    5th Floor
    London, EC4A 4AB
    United Kingdom - Map
    Phone: 44 20 7269 8400
    Fax: 44 20 7269 8433
    Website: http://www.matthey.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Specialty Chemicals
    Full Time Employees:11,649

    Business Summary 

    Johnson Matthey Plc operates as a specialty chemicals company worldwide. It operates in five divisions: Emission Control Technologies, Process Technologies, Precious Metal Products, Fine Chemicals, and New Businesses. The Emission Control Technologies division manufactures catalysts, which control harmful emissions from cars and other light duty vehicles powered by various types of fuel, as well as from diesel powered trucks, buses, and non-road machinery. The Process Technologies division supplies catalysts, adhesives and absorbents, and licensed technologies, as well as delivers services to the petrochemical, syngas, oil refining, and gas processing industries. The Precious Metal Products division manages, distributes, refines, and recycles precious metals and fabricates products using precious metals or related materials, platinum group metal catalysts, and platinum group metal chemicals. The Fine Chemicals division supplies active pharmaceutical ingredients for various treatments, including pain management and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders; specialty chemical, chiral, and biocatalytic technologies and products; and specialty inorganic and organic chemicals and biochemicals under the Alfa Aesar brand name for pharmaceutical and chemical industry customers, and industrial and academic research organizations. The New Businesses division is involved in the research, development, and manufacture of battery materials; design and supply of battery systems; and development and manufacture of catalysts and components for emerging fuel cell markets. The company was formerly known as Johnson & Cock and changed its name to Johnson Matthey Plc in 1851. Johnson Matthey Plc was founded in 1817 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Robert J. MacLeod , 52
    Chief Exec., Exec. Director and Member of Chief Exec.'s Committee
    Mr. Den G. Jones , 51
    Group Fin. Director, Exec. Director and Chairman of IT Committee
    Mr. Lawrence C. Pentz BS ChE, MBA, 61
    Exec. Director of Environmental Technologies, Exec. Director and Member of Chief Exec.'s Committee
    Mr. John F. Walker ,
    Exec. Director of Emission Control Technologies and Exec. Director
    Ms. Louise Arnold ,
    Technology Director
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 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.