The Weir Group PLC Appoints New Non-Executive Director According to BAC Report15 Feb 2013 • by Natalie Aster
LONDON – Earlier in February Weir Group PLC chose Charles Berry as its new Non-Executive Director which will become a member of both Remuneration and Audit Committees. He will assume office on 1 March 2013. Mr Berry has been working for Drax Group plc where he obtained his experience as a Non-Executive Director of Nominations and Remuneration Committees. He has also worked for Senior plc and Trust of Scotland PLC as a Non-Executive Chairman and Non-Executive Director, respectively, and occupied position of Non-Executive Director at Impax Environmental Markets PLC.
Weir Group PLC is a dynamically developing company. Its financial results reflect steady improvement across the markets. For the semi-annual period ended June 2012 the company recorded revenue of GBP 1.3 B, gross profit of GBP 1.1 B, operating income of GBP 225 M, net income of GBP 148.2 M. Annual results for the period ended December 2011 showed revenue and gross profit increase of 40.2% to GBP 2.3 B and GBP 1.9 B, respectively. Operating income grew by 39.9% to GBP 407.9 M, net income rocketed by 61.2% and amounted 298.3 M. Oil & gas segment was the fastest growing segment. Regionally USA appeared to be the most prospective market.
Founded in 1871 and headquartered in Glasgow (UK), Weir Group PLC engages in design, manufacture and provision of engineering services for oil & gas, mineral and power & industrial markets. The company runs about 50 production facilities and over 120 service centers on all continents. Weir trades on London Stock Exchange under the ticker WEIR.
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The Weir Group PLC Fundamental Company Report Including Financial, SWOT, Competitors and Industry Analysis
Date: Feb, 2013
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