Company description: Halma is a global group of life-saving technology companies, focused on growing a safer, cleaner, healthier future for everyone, every day. Named Britain’s Most Admired Company by Management Today in January 2021, Halma provides innovative solutions to many of the key problems facing the world today. Its strategy is to focus on acquiring and growing businesses in niche markets with global reach, within its chosen market areas of Safety, Health and the Environment. These markets have resilient, long-term growth drivers, and high levels of defensibility.
Halma believes its strategy, talent, culture and business model, together with sustained investment in organic growth and active portfolio management, position the group to continue to deliver superior and sustainable shareholder value.
- Charles King - Head of Investor Relations at Halma plc
Leading the Group’s communications with investors and analysts. Together with the Head of Sustainability, he is also responsible for the Group’s reporting on its sustainability and ESG initiatives. He joined Halma in 2018, having previously worked for over 20 years in a number of other investor relations roles in companies including Worldpay, Tate & Lyle, Cadbury Schweppes and Lloyds Banking Group. Before moving to investor relations, he was a corporate broker in the City, advising a wide range of companies on their interactions with the equity markets. He graduated from St Catharine’s College, Cambridge in the late ‘80s with a degree in English.