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Smiths Group plc (SMIN.L)

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Smiths Group plc

11-12 St James's Square
4th Floor
London SW1Y 4LB
United Kingdom
44 20 7004 1600

IndustrySpecialty Industrial Machinery
Full-time employees15,156

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Ms. Clare ScherrerCFO & Director1.29MN/A1968
Mr. Roland CarterCEO & DirectorN/AN/A1967
Mr. James DownGeneral CounselN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Diana J. HoughtonGroup Head of Strategy & CommunicationN/AN/A1963
Mr. Craig BarryVice President of MarketingN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Vera Parker MBAChief People OfficerN/AN/A1974
Mr. Samit BasuChief Digital OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Keir BoxshallHead of InnovationN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Ted WanPresident of Smiths ChinaN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Kini PathmanathanHead of Smiths Excellence & SustainabilityN/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.


Smiths Group plc operates as a technology company in Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates through four divisions: John Crane, Smiths Detection, Flex-Tek, and Smiths Interconnect. The John Crane division offers mechanical seals, seal support systems, power transmission couplings, and specialized filtration systems. The Smiths Detection division provides sensors and systems that detect and identify explosives, narcotics, weapons, chemical agents, biohazards, and contraband. The Flex-Tek division offers engineered components, flexible hosing, and rigid tubing that heat and move fluids and gases. The Smiths Interconnect division provides specialized electronic and radio frequency board-level and waveguide devices, connectors, cables, test sockets, and sub-systems used in secure connectivity applications. The company serves general industrial, safety and security, energy, and aerospace markets. The company was formerly known as Smiths Industries and changed its name to Smiths Group plc in 2000. Smiths Group plc was founded in 1851 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

Smiths Group plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 June 2024 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 2; Shareholder rights: 8; Compensation: 1.

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.