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Chemring Group plc (CHG.L)

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Chemring Group plc

Roke Manor
Old Salisbury Lane
Romsey SO51 0ZN
United Kingdom
44 17 9446 3401

IndustryAerospace & Defense
Full-time employees2,600

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Michael OrdGroup Chief Executive & Director1.39MN/A1967
Ms. Sarah Louise Ellard FCISGroup Legal Director, Company Secretary & Executive Director647kN/A1970
Mr. James MortensenCFO & DirectorN/AN/A1979
Mr. Bill CurrerPresident of US OperationsN/AN/AN/A
Helge HusbyManaging Director of NobelN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Steven MessamGroup HSE DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2023, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in GBp.


Chemring Group PLC provides countermeasures, sensors, information, and energetic products in the United States, the United Kingdom, Europe, the Asia pacific, and internationally. The company offers sensors and information products, such as point chemical detector, sensor, JSLSCAD, and I-SCAD; miniature radar altimeter, R Visor, 3D radars, husky mounted detection system, groundshark, MDS-10, and groundhunters; resolve, locate, LOCATE-T, and viper products; and advisory, research, and design and engineering services. It also provides countermeasures and energetics products, including aerodynamic and kinematic flare; chaf cart and pack; seduction and distraction cart; initiator, separation and explosive bolts, nuts, and pin pullers and pushers; initiators, actuators, retractors and systems, time delay devices, ejection handles and sequencers, gas generators, cutters, canopy remover thruster, and thermal battery; wing, fin, elevon deployment actuators, wing and tail retention systems, separation nuts, pyrovalves, and safe and arm devices; joint combined aircrew system, system communication and oxygen, and altitude combined aircrew system tester; HMX, RDX, NTO, Alkyl-NENA, and acetic acid; and advanced performance bangalore torpedo, SX4, PE8, charge demolition user filled conical and linear, igniter safety fuze electric, detonating cord booster, demolition detonator electric and non-electric, detonating cord, and safety fuze. In addition, the company offers metron actuators and gas generators; igniters and fuzeheads, and canopy severance cords and explosive transmission cords; extruded double base propellant for ejection systems and rocket motors; and PED MK 2, breach MC, shrike exploder, mini shrike, long range initiation system, WASP, pigstick, hotrod, mini and midi disruptor, freeze neutralizing kit, fuse extractor, and rocket wrench. Chemring Group PLC was incorporated in 1905 and is headquartered in Romsey, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

Chemring Group plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 May 2024 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 4; Board: 4; Shareholder rights: 10; 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 10 indicates higher governance risk.