Introduction to Smiths

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Smiths Snapshot
Get the facts on Smiths Group, our strategy, divisions and markets in this two-page summary sheet.
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Smiths overview
A more thorough introduction to Smiths Group, including characteristics of a Smiths business and an FY2019 divisional overview.
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Smiths DNA
Our business model
Our business model enables us to deliver value to our stakeholders on a sustainable basis. It starts with the core characteristics that define our businesses and the values that guide how we behave and encompasses our shared operating model, focused on excellence, innovation, and consistent execution.
Business Model
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Our strategy

Our strategy is to be a high performing, diversified technology company focused on:

  • Outperform our chosen markets – Leading positions in attractive markets
  • Deliver world-class competitiveness– Strong operational performance
  • Strong financial framework – Strong financial performance
Priorities and Performance
Shaping the future of Smiths

There are many possible futures for Smiths. We monitor megatrends to inform our strategy, which drives our innovation agenda so we can create the future.

Megatrends

End Markets

  • Airport security
    Security & defence

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  • Train at train station
    General industrial

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    Flex-Tek

  • Energy generation
    Energy

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  • Space image
    Space & aerospace

    Flex-Tek

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