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Spectris is a manufacturer of materials analysis, test and measurement, in-line instrumentation, and industrial controls. The company provides products and solutions that enable customers to determine structure, composition, quantity and quality of particles and materials, as well as to measure, monitor, control, and inform during the production process. It also offers test, measurement, asset monitoring, and analysis equipment, and software and services for product design optimization, manufacturing control, and environmental noise monitoring. In addition, Spectris delivers process analytical measurement, asset monitoring, and on-line controls to primary processing and converting industries.
TypePublic
Founded1986
HQLondon, GB
Websitespectris.com
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)7,788(-6%)
Revenue (FY, 2021)£1.3 B(-3%)
Share Price (May 2022)£30.3(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Spectris

Andrew Heath

Andrew Heath

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Derek Harding

Derek Harding

Chief Financial Officer and Director
Amit Agarwal

Amit Agarwal

President, Omega
Ben Bryson

Ben Bryson

President, HBK
Mary Beth Siddons

Mary Beth Siddons

President, Industrial Solutions Division
Mark Fleiner

Mark Fleiner

President, Malvern Panalytical
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Spectris Office Locations

Spectris has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
Melbourne House, 44, 46 Aldwych
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Spectris Financials and Metrics

Spectris Revenue

Spectris's revenue was reported to be £1.29 b in FY, 2021
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2021)

1.3b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

789.1m

Net income (FY, 2021)

346.9m

EBITDA (FY, 2021)

205.3m

EBIT (FY, 2021)

381.4m

Market capitalization (13-May-2022)

3.4b

Closing stock price (13-May-2022)

30.3

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

167.8m

EV

3.3b
Spectris's current market capitalization is £3.4 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

1.6b1.6b1.3b1.3b

Cost of goods sold

(617.4m)(529.9m)(374.6m)(502.9m)

Gross profit

1.1b1.3b961.6m789.1m

R&D expense

(96.2m)(93.8m)(84.7m)
Half Year
GBPH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

759.1m599.0m601.8m

Cost of goods sold

(241.6m)(210.6m)(232.1m)

Gross profit

517.5m388.4m369.7m
Annual
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

73.1m213.1m222.2m167.8m

Accounts Receivable

311.8m271.7m235.7m315.9m

Prepaid Expenses

34.1m33.2m40.9m5.7m

Inventories

216.4m197.2m168.5m187.9m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

70.4m287.0m273.0m

Accounts Receivable

347.1m298.1m273.8m

Prepaid Expenses

4.4m4.1m5.1m

Inventories

240.0m221.8m178.0m
Annual
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

185.2m234.1m(17.0m)346.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

79.4m152.8m166.8m50.3m

Inventories

(17.4m)(3.3m)24.4m(30.3m)

Accounts Payable

(3.6m)(10.0m)24.5m50.3m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Net Income

(48.4m)(66.5m)180.3m

Depreciation and Amortization

100.4m67.9m29.7m

Inventories

(22.2m)(14.2m)(13.8m)

Accounts Payable

(8.3m)1.4m12.0m
GBPFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

168.0k
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Spectris Operating Metrics

FY, 2017FY, 2018

Countries

3030

Locations

190

Industries Served

1817
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Spectris Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Concept Life SciencesJanuary 26, 2018£163 m
The Omnicon GroupOctober 18, 2017$29 m
Millbrook Proving GroundSeptember 02, 2016£122 m
Capstone TechnologyJune 20, 2016$22.5 m
ReliaSoft CorporationJanuary 23, 2015$42 m
ESG SolutionsDecember 10, 2014
Corporation Scientifique ClaisseJune 18, 2014
OMEGA EngineeringAugust 15, 2011$475 m
N-TRONOctober 04, 2010$51 m
Malvern PanalyticalJuly 17, 2002
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Spectris Revenue Breakdown

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Spectris revenue breakdown by business segment: 31.1% from MALVERN PANALYTICAL, 32.9% from HBK, 10.0% from OMEGA and 26.0% from INDUSTRIAL SOLUTIONS

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Spectris Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Spectris Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Spectris Online and Social Media Presence

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Spectris News and Updates

Divestment of Omega Engineering and £300 million share buyback

Summary. 19 April 2022 – Spectris plc (SXS: LSE) (‘Spectris’ or ‘the Group’ or ‘the Company’), the expert in providing insight through precision measurement, today announces the sale of Omega Engineering (‘Omega’) to Arcline Investment Management (‘Arcline’) for $525 million (£403 million), at a val…

Spectris encouraging apprenticeships to overcome the digital skills gap

Spectris is a family of businesses who harness the power of precision measurement to help our customers make the world cleaner, healthier and more productive. Our strength as a group comes from the expertise, innovation and performance of our brands.
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Spectris Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Spectris founded?

    Spectris was founded in 1986.

  • Who are Spectris key executives?

    Spectris's key executives are Andrew Heath, Derek Harding and Amit Agarwal.

  • How many employees does Spectris have?

    Spectris has 7,788 employees.

  • What is Spectris revenue?

    Latest Spectris annual revenue is £1.3 b.

  • What is Spectris revenue per employee?

    Latest Spectris revenue per employee is £165.9 k.

  • Who are Spectris competitors?

    Competitors of Spectris include Daifuku, Tektronix and Bruker.

  • Where is Spectris headquarters?

    Spectris headquarters is located at Melbourne House, 44, 46 Aldwych, London.

  • Where are Spectris offices?

    Spectris has an office in London.

  • How many offices does Spectris have?

    Spectris has 1 office.