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The Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L)

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The Weir Group PLC

1 West Regent Street
Glasgow G2 1RW
United Kingdom
44 14 1637 7111

IndustrySpecialty Industrial Machinery
Full-time employees12,391

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Jonathan StantonCEO & Director1.93MN/A1967
Mr. Brian PufferChief Financial Officer & Executive DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Garry FinglandChief Information OfficerN/AN/A1965
Edward PearsHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Graham VanheganCompany Secretary & Chief Legal OfficerN/AN/A1965
Mr. Raymond BuchananHead of Communications & Public AffairsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Rosemary McGinnessChief People OfficerN/AN/A1964
Mr. Andrew NeilsonPresident of Weir Minerals DivisionN/AN/A1976
Mr. Christopher MorganSenior CounselN/AN/A1971
Ms. Paula CousinsChief Strategy & Sustainability OfficerN/AN/A1974
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.


The Weir Group PLC produces and sells highly engineered original equipment worldwide. It operates in two segments, Minerals and ESCO. The Minerals segment offers engineering, manufacturing, and service processing technology for the use in abrasive high-wear mining applications; and differentiated technology for the use in infrastructure and general industrial markets. The ESCO segment provides ground engaging tools for large mining machines. This segment also offers cloud-based Artificial Intelligence solutions to the mining industry; manufactures and distributes highly engineered wear parts; and offers aftermarket services to the mining industry. The company offers its products under the Accumin, All-Cast, Aspir, Bucyrus Blades, Carbide Plus, Cavex, Delta Industrial, Enduron, ESCO, EverSharp, GEHO, GeoVor, Infinity, Isogate, Kwik-Lok, Lewis, Linacure, Linagard, Linard, Linatex, Loadmaster, MaxTemp, Motion Metrics, Multiflo, Nemisys, Posilok, Production Master, ProFill, Sand,aster, Super V, SV2, Synertrex, TopLock, Trio, UltraEdge, Ultrlok, Uni-Lok, Vulco, Warman, and Whisler Plus brands. The Weir Group PLC was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Glasgow, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

The Weir Group PLC’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 May 2024 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 4; Shareholder rights: 10; 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.