Smiths Group is a global technology company that designs, manufactures and delivers solutions for the medical technology, energy, security and defence, space and commercial aerospace, transportation, construction and general industrial markets worldwide. The Company has five divisions — John Crane, Smiths Medical, Smiths Detection, Smiths Interconnect, and Flex-Tek. They are focused on the threat & contraband detection, medical devices, energy, communications and engineered components markets worldwide. Smiths Group's customers range from governments and their agencies to hospitals, petrochemical companies and equipment manufacturers and service providers in various sectors around the world.

London, GB
Size (employees)
21,900 (est)
Smiths Group is headquartered in London, GB
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Key People/Management at Smiths Group

John Shipsey

John Shipsey

Chief Financial Officer
George Buckley

George Buckley

Bruno Angelici

Bruno Angelici

Non-executive director
Tanya Fratto

Tanya Fratto

Non-executive director
Anne Quinn

Anne Quinn

Non-executive director
Bill Seeger

Bill Seeger

Non-executive Director
Mark Seligman

Mark Seligman

Non-executive director
Noel Tata

Noel Tata

Non-executive director
Kevin Tebbit

Kevin Tebbit

Senior Independent Director
Melanie Rowlands

Melanie Rowlands

Company Secretary & Deputy Group General Counsel
Andy Smith

Andy Smith

Chief Executive

Smiths Group Office Locations

Smiths Group has an office in Morton Grove, Thousand Oaks, Greenwood, Manchester and in 4 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
12 St James's Square
Hertfordshire, GB
Century House 27 Maylands Ave
Manchester, GB
Saint James House 7 Charlotte St
Greenwood, US
112 Bypass 225
Morton Grove, US
6400 West Oakton Street
Plymouth, US
6000 Nathan Ln N
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Smiths Group Financials and Metrics

Smiths Group Financials

Smiths Group's revenue was reported to be £3.28 b in FY, 2017 which is a 11.2% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2017)

3.3 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %


Gross profit (FY, 2017)

1.5 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %


Net income (FY, 2017)

564 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

674 m

Market capitalization (1-Oct-2017)

6.4 b

Closing share price (1-Oct-2017)


Cash (4-Mar-2018)

782 m


7.3 b
Smiths Group's current market capitalization is £6.4 b.
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


2.9 b2.9 b3.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

1.6 b1.6 b1.8 b

Gross profit

1.3 b1.3 b1.5 b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017


1.4 b1.4 b1.6 b

Cost of goods sold

776 m749 m870 m

Gross profit

640 m623 m747 m

Gross profit Margin, %

GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


495 m431 m782 m

Accounts Receivable

616 m745 m722 m


454 m478 m452 m

Current Assets

1.6 b1.7 b2 b
Half Year
USDH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017


495 m461 m816 m

Accounts Receivable

616 m639 m660 m


454 m490 m484 m

Current Assets

1.6 b1.6 b2 b
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

248 m261 m564 m

Depreciation and Amortization

147 m140 m119 m


(30 m)30 m52 m

Accounts Payable

(4 m)1 m16 m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017

Net Income

87 m130 m303 m

Depreciation and Amortization

84 m54 m58 m


(38 m)(3 m)(2 m)

Accounts Payable

(47 m)(39 m)(28 m)
GBPY, 2017


10.9 x


15.3 x


149.1 k


0.8 x


0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Smiths Group Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017

Adjusted Claims

242 k


200 200


350 350


12 k
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Smiths Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Graseby Ltd.
CDI Energy Services, Inc.
ETI Technology, Inc.
Smiths Medical
Smiths Detection
John Crane Group
Dowty Rotol
Transtector Systems, Inc.
Summitek Instruments, Inc.
John Crane UK
Hypertronics Corporation
Smiths Detection Inc.
Hypertac SpA
Smiths Tubular Systems - Laconia, Inc.
John Crane Korea Co., Ltd.
Smiths Medical, Inc.
Smiths Medical MD, Inc.
Smiths Business Information Services Ltd
Smiths Medical Australasia Pty Ltd
Unison Engine Components Ltd.
Smiths Group North America, Inc.
Flexibox Limited
Tutco, Inc.
Smiths Interconnect Group Limited
Quartz plc
Sims Portex Limited
Smiths Aerospace Components-Burnley Limited
Hypertac S.A.
Allrizon-Tongguang Communications Equipment (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
The Fiber Composite Company, Inc.
TI Automotive (Ettlingen) GmbH
Smiths Group Services Corp.
Smiths Medical España, S.R.L.
John Crane Gmbh
Flexible Technologies, Inc.
Flexibox International Limited
Farran Technology
John Crane UK Ltd
Smiths Medical International Ltd
Ti Group Automotive Systems, S. De R.L. De C.V.
Millitech, Inc.
John Crane Sealing Systems India Pvt Ltd.
Smiths Detection Watford Ltd.
Smiths Group International Holdings Ltd.
Smiths Aerospace Gloucester Ltd.
John Crane Hungary KFT
Sevit SpA
Smiths Medical ASD, Inc.
Morpho Detection April 21, 2016$710 m
DHD Holding July 02, 2004
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