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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
https://www.global.weir

Sector(s)Industrials
IndustrySpecialty Industrial Machinery
Full-time employees11,994

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Jonathan StantonCEO & Director1.36MN/A1967
Mr. John HeasleyCFO & Director785.48kN/A1975
Mr. Garry FinglandChief Information OfficerN/AN/A1965
Stephen ChristieHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Graham VanheganCompany Sec. & Chief Legal OfficerN/AN/A1965
Mr. Raymond BuchananHead of Communications & Public AffairsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Rosemary McGinnessChief People OfficerN/AN/A1964
Mr. Andrew NeilsonPres of ESCO divisionN/AN/A1976
Mr. Christopher MorganSr. CounselN/AN/A1971
Ms. Paula CousinsChief Strategy & Sustainability OfficerN/AN/A1974
Amounts are as of 31 December 2021, 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.

Description

The Weir Group PLC produces and sells highly engineered original equipment worldwide. It operates in two segments, Minerals and ESCO. The Minerals segment offers slurry handling equipment and associated aftermarket support services for abrasive high-wear applications used in the mining and oil sands markets. The ESCO segment provides ground engaging tools for mining machines. This segment also produces smart and rugged cameras that monitor and provide valuable and timely data on equipment performance, faults, payloads, and rock fragmentation. The company offers its products under the Accumin, Aspir, Cavex, Delta Industrial, Enduron, Envirotech, Floway, GEHO, Gemex, Hazleton, Hydrau-Flo, R. Wales, Isodry, Isogate, Lewis, Linatex, Multiflo, Synertrex, Stampede, Trio, Vulco, FusionCast, ESCO, Motion Metrics, and Warman brands. The company 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 2022 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 8; Board: 2; 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.