ECM.L - Electrocomponents plc

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Electrocomponents plc

International Management Centre
8050 Oxford Business Park North
Oxford OX4 2HW
United Kingdom
44 18 6520 4000

IndustryIndustrial Equipment Wholesale
Full Time Employees5,771

Key Executives

Mr. Lindsley RuthCEO & Director1.4MN/A46
Mr. David John EganGroup Fin. Director & Director960.71kN/A49
Polly ElvinHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Ian Haslegrave LLB, ACISGen. Counsel, Company Sec. & DirectorN/AN/A48
Lynn Webster-ScottHead of Corp. PRN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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.


Electrocomponents plc, together with its subsidiaries, distributes various electronics and industrial products in Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Central Europe, the Asia Pacific, North America, and internationally. The company distributes semiconductor products, including microcontrollers, voltage regulators, transistors, and diodes; and interconnectors, passives, and electromechanical components, such as resistors, switches, and heavy-duty connectors for industrial applications and power supplies. It also provides automation and control products comprising programmable logic controllers, safety devices, sensors, cables, and pneumatic cylinders for various vertical markets that include the food and beverage, packaging, manufacturing, marine, and oil and gas industries; and tools and consumables, which comprise electronics workbench equipment, electrostatic discharge products and 3D printers, and mechanical tools and lighting, as well as electrical, test, and measurement and safety equipment. The company offers its products under the RS Components and Allied Electronics brands for the electronic design engineers, machine and panel builders, and maintenance engineers, as well as buyers. In addition, the company operates DesignSpark, an online electronics design community and resource center for engineers. It markets its products through e-commerce operations, catalogues, trade counters, phone/fax, filed sales, and Internet sale. The company was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Oxford, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Electrocomponents plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 1, 2018 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.