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Johnson Matthey is a specialty chemicals company which manufactures catalysts, pharmaceutical materials, and pollution control systems. It operates across four sectors: Clean Air, Efficient Natural Resources, Health, and New Markets. The Clean Air sector specializes in catalysts and catalyst systems for vehicles and industry. The Efficient Natural Resources sector works on the efficient use and transformation of critical natural resources including oil, gas, biomass, and platinum group metals. The Health sector provides complex chemistry solutions and develops and manufactures active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) for a range of treatments. The New Markets sector accesses new areas of potential growth aligned to global priorities of cleaner air, improved health, and more efficient use of natural resources.

TypePublic
Founded1817
HQLondon, GB
Websitematthey.com
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)13,632(+18%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)£14.6 B(+36%)
Share Price (Feb 2021)£29
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Johnson Matthey

Robert MacLeod

Robert MacLeod

Chief Executive, Director
Anna Manz

Anna Manz

Chief Financial Officer, Director
Maurits van Tol

Maurits van Tol

Chief Technology Officer
Karen Hayzen-Smith

Karen Hayzen-Smith

Interim Chief Financial Officer
Joan Braca

Joan Braca

Sector Chief Executive, Clean Air
Jane Toogood

Jane Toogood

Sector Chief Executive, Efficient Natural Resources
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Johnson Matthey Office Locations

Johnson Matthey has offices in London, Annan, Cambridge, Clitheroe and in 84 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
5th Floor, 25 Farringdon St
Annan, GB
Three Trees Rd
Cambridge, GB
Cambridge Science Park Milton Rd
Cambridge, GB
St Johns Innovation Centre, Cowley Rd
Clitheroe, GB
Clitheroe Works Pimlico Industrial Area, W Bradford Rd
Edinburgh, GB
10 Wheatfield Rd
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Johnson Matthey Financials and Metrics

Johnson Matthey Revenue

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Johnson Matthey's revenue was reported to be £14.58 b in FY, 2020 which is a 35.7% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2020)

14.6b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

35.7%

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

1.0b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

6.9%

Net income (FY, 2020)

255.0m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

388.0m

Market capitalization (8-Feb-2021)

5.6b

Closing stock price (8-Feb-2021)

29.0

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

304.0m

EV

6.7b
Johnson Matthey's current market capitalization is £5.6 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

14.1b10.7b14.6b

Revenue growth, %

17%(24%)36%

Cost of goods sold

13.2b9.7b13.6b

Gross profit

908.0m1.0b1.0b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

6.5b7.1b6.8b

Cost of goods sold

6.0b6.6b6.3b

Gross profit

433.0m474.0m497.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

7%7%7%
Annual
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

329.0m437.0m304.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.0b1.2b1.2b

Prepaid Expenses

21.0m18.0m3.0m

Inventories

783.0m1.3b1.9b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

374.0m141.0m99.0m

Inventories

783.0m1.0b1.5b

Current Assets

2.4b2.5b3.6b

PP&E

1.2b1.2b1.4b
Annual
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

298.0m413.0m255.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

245.0m166.0m178.0m

Inventories

(66.0m)(394.0m)(575.0m)

Accounts Payable

62.0m416.0m1.1b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Net Income

169.0m204.0m176.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

95.0m86.0m99.0m

Inventories

(254.0m)(134.0m)

Accounts Payable

(75.0m)70.0m
GBPH1, 2018

EV/EBIT

32.3 x

EV/CFO

896.9 x

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2 x

P/E Ratio

39.0
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Johnson Matthey Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Countries

30 30 30 30 30 30

Manufacturing Facilities

43 43 42 41 44
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Johnson Matthey Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
MIOXJune 07, 2016
Finex OyMay 01, 2016
PharmorphixOctober 01, 2015
StePacJune 07, 2015$20 m
CatacelSeptember 03, 2014
Perstorp Formox ABMarch 28, 2013$107 m
AxeonOctober 22, 2012
INTERCAT, Inc.October 06, 2010$56.20 m
X-Zyme GmbHJuly 12, 2010
Applied Utility SystemsOctober 01, 2009
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Johnson Matthey Revenue Breakdown

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Johnson Matthey revenue breakdown by business segment: 52.6% from Efficient Natural Resources, 42.3% from Clean Air and 5.0% from Other

Johnson Matthey revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 8.2% from Rest of Asia, 17.6% from USA, 20.9% from UK, 13.6% from Rest of World, 9.1% from Germany, 13.9% from China, 13.6% from Rest of Europe and 3.0% from Other

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Johnson Matthey Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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Johnson Matthey News and Updates

Johnson Matthey and Envision Virgin Racing announce multi year strategic partnership

JM, a global leader in sustainable technologies to form technology collaboration with carbon neutral Formula E team Co-development of the first ever two-seater electric race car powered using JM's eLNO® battery cathode materials Multi year sponsorship of the Envision Virgin Racing team in...

Johnson Matthey announces manufacturing capacity for key components in Green Hydrogen

LONDON, Jan. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- JM announces new capacity to produce products that enable 10s of MWs of green hydrogen production Ability to scale up to multi-GW production with market growth Dedicated manufacturing capacity for catalyst coated membranes – a critical component used...

Johnson Matthey and SFC Energy AG sign multi-million pound deal and joint development agreement for the supply of more sustainable fuel cell components

LONDON, Jan. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Matthey (JM), a global leader in sustainable technologies, has won a new multi-million pound agreement to provide 400,000 Direct Methanol MEA fuel cell components to SFC Energy AG (SFC), a global leader of hydrogen and direct methanol fuel...

Johnson Matthey and thyssenkrupp renew partnership for world class collaboration in ammonia production

LONDON, Dec. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After collaborating successfully for 20 years and working together to deliver 21 projects, Johnson Matthey (JM), a global leader in sustainable technologies, and thyssenkrupp, a technology provider for world-scale ammonia plants, have signed an agreement t…

Britain’s Battery-Car Boost to Wean Johnson Matthey Off Engines

Britain’s Battery-Car Boost to Wean Johnson Matthey Off Engines

Johnson Matthey and KBR sign global strategic alliance for ammonia-methanol coproduction process

LONDON, Sept. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Johnson Matthey (JM), (London, UK), a leader in sustainable technologies, and KBR, (Houston, USA) announced today that they have signed a global strategic alliance agreement to license a ground-breaking ammonia-methanol coproduction process that combines …
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Johnson Matthey Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Johnson Matthey founded?

    Johnson Matthey was founded in 1817.

  • Who are Johnson Matthey key executives?

    Johnson Matthey's key executives are Robert MacLeod, Anna Manz and Maurits van Tol.

  • How many employees does Johnson Matthey have?

    Johnson Matthey has 13,632 employees.

  • What is Johnson Matthey revenue?

    Latest Johnson Matthey annual revenue is £14.6 b.

  • What is Johnson Matthey revenue per employee?

    Latest Johnson Matthey revenue per employee is £1.1 m.

  • Who are Johnson Matthey competitors?

    Competitors of Johnson Matthey include Honeywell UOP, W.R. Grace & Co. and BASF Catalysts.

  • Where is Johnson Matthey headquarters?

    Johnson Matthey headquarters is located at 5th Floor, 25 Farringdon St, London.

  • Where are Johnson Matthey offices?

    Johnson Matthey has offices in London, Annan, Cambridge, Clitheroe and in 84 other locations.

  • How many offices does Johnson Matthey have?

    Johnson Matthey has 102 offices.