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Porvair plc (PRV.L)

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Porvair plc

7 Regis Place
Bergen Way
King's Lynn PE30 2JN
United Kingdom
44 1553 765500

IndustryPollution & Treatment Controls
Full-time employees976

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Ben D. W. StocksGroup Chief Executive & Executive Director769kN/A1962
Mr. James Alan MillsGroup Finance Director & Director416kN/A1973
Mr. Christopher P. Tyler FCACompany Secretary291.38kN/A1962
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.


Porvair plc engages in the filtration, laboratory, and environmental technology business. It operates through three segments: Aerospace & Industrial, Laboratory, and Metal Melt Quality. The Aerospace & Industrial segment designs and manufactures a range of specialist filtration equipment for aerospace, energy, and industrial applications. The Laboratory segment is involved in the design and manufacture of instruments and consumables for use in environmental and bioscience laboratories with a focus on water analysis instruments, diagnostics, and sample preparation equipment. This segment also produces a range of laboratory microplates, filters, tubing, pipette tips, and associated consumables for use in diagnostics, sample preparation and chromatography applications. The Metal Melt Quality segment designs and manufactures porous ceramic filters for the filtration of molten metals. This segment also provides patent protected filters for the aluminum cast house industry; and the filtration of gray and ductile iron, as well as filtration of superalloys used in the manufacture of turbine blades. The company is also involved in trading activities. It operates in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, South America, the United States, Asia, and Africa, as well as other NAFTA countries. The company was incorporated in 1982 and is based in King's Lynn, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

Porvair plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 May 2024 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 7; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 6.

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.