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    Johnson Matthey plc (JMAT.L)

    3,551.00 Up 16.00(0.45%) 4:02AM EDT
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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:12,000

    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 and sells light duty catalysts/heavy duty diesel catalysts, as well as catalyst systems, including continuously regenerating trap and selective catalytic reduction technologies for vehicles and industrial applications. The Process Technologies division manufactures a range of process catalysts for the chemical, syngas, methanol, ammonia, hydrogen, gas/coal to products, oil refineries, and gas processing industries. The Precious Metal Products division manages, distributes, refines, and recycles platinum group metals, gold, and silver, as well as fabricates products for industrial and medical applications. The Fine Chemicals division supplies active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), fine chemicals, and other specialty chemical products and services for pharmaceutical and chemical industry customers, and industrial and academic research organizations. Its products include those used in applications that provide pain relief, treat cancer, and alleviate other medical conditions, together with products used in the development and manufacture of APIs and other chemical products. The New Businesses division produces catalysed components for use in fuel cells, a technology for generating low carbon power; designs, develops, and manufactures integrated battery systems; and focuses on developing water technologies to treat problem contaminants, particularly in industrial process streams and effluents. The company has a strategic alliance with Anellotech, Inc. to develop advanced catalyst systems for the production of bio-based aromatics used in the manufacture of bio-based chemicals. 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 , 51
    Chief Exec., Exec. Director and Member of Chief Exec.'s Committee
    Mr. Lawrence C. Pentz BS ChE, MBA, 60
    Exec. Director of Environmental Technologies, Exec. Director and Member of Chief Exec.'s Committee
    Mr. John F. Walker ,
    Division Director of Emission Control Technologies and Exec. Director
    Mr. Den G. Jones , 50
    Group Fin. Director and Exec. Director
    Ms. Louise Arnold ,
    Technology Director
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 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.