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Wolseley plc (WOS.L)

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Wolseley plc
Grafenauweg 10
Zug, 6301
Switzerland - Map
Phone: 41 41 723 22 30
Fax: 41 41 723 22 31

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Industrial Goods
Industry:General Building Materials
Full Time Employees:39,557

Business Summary 

Wolseley plc distributes plumbing and heating products, and supplies building materials primarily to professional contractors in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, the Nordic countries, France, and Central Europe. The company supplies plumbing, heating, and air conditioning products comprising baths, showers, and accessories, as well as sanitary ware, brassware, bathroom furniture, boilers and burners, radiators and valves, hot water cylinders and flues, control equipment, heating and cooling equipment, solar equipment, plastic pipes and fittings, and copper tubing and fittings. It also distributes building materials, including insulation; plaster and plasterboard; roofing materials; bricks, blocks, and aggregates; tiles and flooring; timber products; doors and frames; beams, trusses, and frames; hardware and tools; and work wear. In addition, the company supplies civils/waterworks, industrial, and commercial products, such as drainage pipes, associated supplies, and covers; underground pressure pipes; small bore pressure pipes and fittings; carbon and stainless steel pipes, valves, and fittings; and other pipes, valves, and fittings. Further, it provides services comprising installation, maintenance, and management of customer inventory; and fire and fabrication products. The company operates a network of 2,878 branches in 10 countries. Wolseley plc was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland.

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Key Executives 
Mr. Ian K. Meakins , 58
Group Chief Exec. Officer, Director, Member of Disclosure Committee, Member of Treasury Committee and Member of Major Announcements Committee
Mr. John W. Martin , 48
Group Chief Financial Officer, Exec. Director, Chairman of Disclosure Committee, Chairman of Treasury Committee and Chairman of Major Announcements Committee
Mr. Frank W. Roach , 63
Chief Exec. Officer of North America and Exec. Director
Mr. Tony England ,
Group Chief Information Officer
Mr. Mark Fearon ,
Director of Corp. Communications & Investor Relations, Member of Major Announcements Committee and Member of Disclosure Committee
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.