GDWN.L - Goodwin plc

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp

Goodwin plc

Ivy House Foundry
Stoke-on-Trent ST1 3NR
United Kingdom
44 17 8222 0000

IndustryDiversified Industrials
Full Time Employees1,070

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Richard Stanley GoodwinMD & Director368kN/AN/A
Mr. Matthew Stanley GoodwinExec. Director238kN/AN/A
Mr. John P. ConnollyExec. Director225kN/A1951
Mr. Simon Robert GoodwinExec. Director206kN/AN/A
Mr. Steven Charles BirksExec. Director125kN/A1952
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.


Goodwin PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides mechanical and refractory engineering solutions primarily in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the United States, the Pacific Basin, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Mechanical Engineering and Refractories Engineering. The company produces dual plate, axial nozzle check, and axial nozzle check valves for oil, petrochemical, gas, LNG, and water markets; submersible slurry pumps; and radar antennas for defense contractors, civil aviation authorities, and border security agencies. It also provides alloy casting, machining, and general engineering products for use in power generation plants, oil refineries, high integrity offshore structural components, and bridges; and undertakes CNC machining and fabrication works. In addition, the company manufactures and sells investment casting powders and waxes for jewelry casting industry; investment casting powders to the tire mold and aerospace industries; and exfoliated vermiculite that is used in insulation, brake linings, and fire protection products. Further, it is involved in mineral processing activities; and selling consumables to the shell molding casting industry. The company was formerly known as R. Goodwin & Sons (Engineers) Ltd. and changed its name to Goodwin PLC in February 1982. Goodwin PLC was founded in 1883 and is based in Stoke-on-Trent, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Goodwin plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 10.

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.