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Spectris plc (SXS.L)

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Spectris plc
Heritage House
Church Road
Egham, TW20 9QD
United Kingdom - Map
Phone: 44 17 8447 0470
Fax: 44 17 8447 0848

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Scientific & Technical Instruments
Full Time Employees:8,300

Business Summary 

Spectris plc manufactures and sells measuring instruments and controls worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Materials Analysis, Test and Measurement, In-line Instrumentation, and Industrial Controls. The Materials Analysis segment provides products and services, which enable customers to determine structure, composition, quantity, and quality of particles and materials during their research and development process, when assessing materials before production, or during the manufacturing process. This segment serves metals, minerals and mining, pharmaceuticals, and fine chemicals industries; and academic research institutes. The Test and Measurement segment supplies test, measurement, analysis equipment, and software and services for product design optimization, manufacturing control, microseismic monitoring, and environmental noise monitoring systems. This segment serves automotive, aerospace, consumer electronics, environmental noise monitoring, and energy industries. The In-line Instrumentation segment offers process analytical measurement, asset monitoring, and on-line controls, as well as associated consumables and services for primary processing and converting industries. This segment serves various customers in the process, pulp, paper, tissue, converting, Web, and packaging industries; and energy and utilities. The Industrial Controls segment provides products and solutions that measure, monitor, control, inform, track, and trace during the production process. This segment serves general manufacturing industries. The company was formerly known as Fairey Group plc and changed its name to Spectris plc in May 2001. Spectris plc was founded in 1915 and is based in Egham, United Kingdom.

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Key Executives 
Mr. John E. O'higgins , 52
Chief Exec. Officer, Exec. Director and Member of Nomination Committee
Mr. Clive Graeme Watson B.Comm (Acc), A.C.A, C.T.A, 58
Group Fin. Director and Exec. Director
Mr. Robin Stopford ,
Group Head of Corp. Devel.
Mr. Roger John Stephens FCIS, 55
Head of Commercial Activities, Sec. and Exec. Director
Mr. Matthew Leonard Jones ,
Head of Corp. Affairs
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.