Filtronic Plc (LON:FTC)


Filtronic plc is a UK-based company that designs and manufactures components and subsystems to provide solutions for microwave, radio frequency, and millimeter-wave challenges. The company also owns state-of-the-art facilities in the UK as well as the UK, which provide build-to-print manufacturing and testing services. It was founded in the year 1977, and it was initially engaged with the manufacturing of telecommunications components for the Tornado aircraft. Its headquarters are situated in Leeds, and its main country of operations is the UK. The company is listed and traded on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of the London Stock Exchange and complies with the UK City Code on Takeovers and Mergers. Filtronic plc has many subsidiaries, which include Filtronic Wireless, Filtronic Broadband, Filtronic Signal Solutions Inc., Filtronic Cable Communications Limited, and Filtronic Microtek Limited etc.

The company has worked in close collaboration with SMEs as well as global tech giants to support their mission-critical communication networks by providing them with high performance customised solutions. The products and solutions offered by the company are very crucial for various applications, which include aerospace and defense, telecommunications infrastructure, HAPS (High altitude pseudo-satellites) and LEO (low earth orbit satellites), critical communications, and test & measurement. The technologies offered by the company include high performance transmit and receive products such as power amplifiers and transceivers, passive and active signal conditioning specialists, integrated subsystems that help in reducing the weight and size of the components and enhance their dependability and overall performance,  The technology services provided by the company include radio frequency, microwave and mmWave design services, as well as hybrid manufacturing services for applications such as phased array radars, imaging, and 5G radio links.

Filtronic plc follows a well-defined framework of corporate governance and aligns itself with the Quoted Companies Alliance (QCA) Corporate Governance Code. The board of the company has set up separate committees for audit, remuneration, executive, and nomination. It has an ethical code of conduct for running its business operations and promotes a culture of trust, transparency, and accountability. Apart from fulfilling all its corporate responsibilities, the company also fulfils its environmental and social responsibilities. It has a comprehensive Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) framework in place which focuses on health and safety issues, employee development and communications, the environment, as well as the supplier payment policy. It aims to minimise the impact of its business activities on the environment and create long-term value for the business as well as the wider community. The company has won many awards for its exceptional performance and high-quality services, and the recent awards received by the company include Queens award for Enterprise: International Trade 2021, Elektra Manufacturer of the year 2020, Elektra Enterprise of the year 2020, and many more.

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company address Filtronic PLC 3 Airport West, Lancaster Way LEEDS LS19 7ZA United Kingdom GBR

company phone+44 113 220 0000

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