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Victrex plc (VCT.L)

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Victrex plc

Victrex Technology Centre
Hillhouse International
Thornton-Cleveleys FY5 4QD
United Kingdom
44 12 5389 7700

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full-time employees874

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Jakob O. Sigurdsson BA, MBACEO & Exec. Director770.28kN/A1964
Mr. Richard J. Armitage F.C.M.A.CFO, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director467.21kN/A1967
Dr. Martin L. CourtChief Commercial Officer & Exec. Director386.75kN/A1962
Mr. Kenny GilmourGroup Operations DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Andrew HansonDirector of Investor Relations & Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Louise WaldekGen. Counsel & Company Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Jilly AthertonGroup Human Resource DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2020, 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.


Victrex plc, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells polymers worldwide. It offers PEEK and PAEK polymer materials; and specialist solutions for medical device manufacturers. It serves automotive, aerospace, energy, manufacturing and engineering, electronics, and medical markets. The company was incorporated in 1993 and is headquartered in Thornton Cleveleys, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

Victrex plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 July 2021 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 3; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 2.

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.