Leading global manufacturer of high performance polymers Victrex plc has achieved the No. 15 position in a survey of the most admired 250 companies in the UK. With a score of 69.50, it beat a number of FTSE 100 companies, including Centrica and GlaxoSmithKline.
The survey "Britain's Most Admired Companies," was conducted by experts in corporate reputation at Birmingham City Business School, part of Birmingham City University and published in the December, 2013 edition of Management Today.
Each major business within its sector was voted on by its industry peers, according to a number of criteria, including quality of management, financial soundness, quality of goods and services, ability to attract, develop and retain top talent, value as a long term investment, capacity to innovate, quality of marketing, community and environmental responsibility and use of corporate assets.