Skip to search.
 FTSE 100 Up0.42%

More On WOS.L



  • Warrants
  • Investment Products


News & Info


Analyst Coverage



Wolseley plc (WOS.L)

4,469.00 Up 7.00(0.16%) 12:37
ProfileGet Profile for:
Wolseley plc
Grafenauweg 10
Zug, 6301
Switzerland - Map
Phone: 41 41 723 2230
Fax: 41 41 723 2231

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Industrial Goods
Industry:General Building Materials
Full Time Employees:38,852

Business Summary 

Wolseley plc distributes plumbing and heating products, and building materials in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, the Nordic, and Central Europe. It offers plumbing supplies to the residential, commercial, municipal, and industrial sectors for new construction, as well as for repair, maintenance, and improvement projects; and bathroom, kitchen, and lighting products. The company also distributes pipes, valves, fittings, hydrants, meters, and related water management products, as well as offers related services, such as water line tapping and pipe fusion for governments and municipal contractors, water treatment plant contractors, and waterworks contractors on residential, commercial, and municipal projects across the water, sanitary sewer, and storm water management markets. In addition, it distributes heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment for repair and replacement to specialist contractors; and PVF products to industrial customers across oil and gas, mining, chemical, and power sectors. Further, the company offers supply chain management solutions for maintenance, repair, and operations; and supplies and distributes fasteners and related production components to manufacturers, as well as fabricates and supplies fire protection systems primarily to commercial contractors. It sells its home improvement products directly to consumers, as well as through Websites using the distribution network. The company operates its B2B business primarily under the Ferguson brand; and B2C business under the brand. It provides products and services for maintenance of multi-family properties, government agencies, hospitality, education, healthcare, and other facilities. The company operates a network of 2,754 branches and 28 distribution centers. Wolseley plc was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland.

Key Statistics

Company Websites 
Home Page
Search Yahoo! UK & Ireland for:
More on Wolseley plc

Key Executives 
Mr. John W. Martin , 50
Chief Exec. Officer, Exec. Director, Chairman of Disclosure Committee, Chairman of Treasury Committee, Chairman of Major Announcements Committee and Member of Exec. Committee
Mr. Frank W. Roach , 65
Exec. Director, Member of Exec. Committee and Chief Exec. Officer of USA
Mr. David L. Keltner , 56
Interim Group Chief Financial Officer, Director, Member of Exec. Committee, Member of Major Announcements Committee, Member of Treasury Committee and Member of Disclosure Committee
Marie Wall ,
Group Director of Corp. Fin. and Member of Treasury Committee
Mr. Tony England ,
Group Chief Information Officer and Member of Exec. Committee
Amounts are as of 31 Dec 2015 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.
View Insiders