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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 employees1,093

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Jakob O. Sigurdsson BA, MBACEO & Exec. Director1.39MN/A1964
Mr. Ian Melling F.C.A.CFO & Exec. Director164.11kN/AN/A
Dr. Martin L. Court BSc (Eng), Ph.D.Chief Commercial Officer & Exec. Director670.63kN/A1962
Mr. Jeff VersterreChief Operating OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Andrew HansonDirector of Investor Relations & Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Jane BrisleyGen. Counsel & Company Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Ms. Jilly AthertonGroup Human Resource DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2022, 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, engages in the manufacture and sale of polymer solutions worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Industrial and Medical. It develops PEEK and PAEK based polymer solutions, and semi-finished and finished parts. The company also offers specialist solutions for medical device manufacturers; sells thermoplastic polymer components; and engages in trading activities. It serves automotive, aerospace, energy and industrial, manufacturing and engineering, electronics, and medical markets. Victrex plc was incorporated in 1993 and is headquartered in Thornton-Cleveleys, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

Victrex plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 March 2023 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 4; Shareholder rights: 1; 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.