ECM.L - Electrocomponents plc

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Electrocomponents plc

Two Pancras Square
Fifth Floor
London N1C 4AG
United Kingdom
44 20 7239 8400

IndustryIndustrial Distribution
Full Time Employees6,619

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Lindsley RuthCEO & Director1.42MN/A1971
Mr. David John EganCFO & Director931.16kN/A1968
Mr. Guy MagrathChief Digital Data & Technology OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Polly ElvinVP of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Lynn Webster-ScottHead of Corp. PRN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 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, and the Americas. It provides industrial interconnect and test, industrial automation and control, board-level electronics, and single-board computing products, as well as tools, consumables, and facilities maintenance products. The company offers automation and control products, including programmable logic controllers, safety devices, sensors, cables, and pneumatic cylinders for the food and beverage, packaging, manufacturing, marine, and oil and gas industries; and tools and consumables, such as workbench equipment, mechanical tools and personal protective equipment, 3D printers, USB Flash-drives, and fluorescent tubes for the research, development, maintenance, and repair of production plants, buildings, and machineries. It also provides thermal imaging cameras, oscilloscopes, multi-meters, data loggers, gas leak detectors, and particle counters for use in various areas of engineering; and interconnect, passive, and electromechanical systems. In addition, the company offers semiconductors comprising microcontrollers, voltage regulators, transistors, and diodes; and single-board computers for use in automation and process control in industries, as well as teaching of computer programming in schools. Further, it operates DesignSpark, an online design community and resource center for makers, students, and design engineers. The company markets its products through digital, trade counter, customer service, and sales support channels under the RS Components, Allied Electronics & Automation, RS PRO, OKdo, IESA, and Monition brands to electronic design engineers, machine and panel builders, and maintenance engineers, as well as buyers. Electrocomponents plc was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Electrocomponents plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; 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.