August 31, 2016 10:30 AM ET

Water Utilities

Company Overview of Thames Water Limited

Company Overview

Thames Water Limited, through its subsidiaries, offers drinking water distribution and wastewater treatment services. It provides water distillation and treatment, water level monitoring, project management, and water saving consulting services. The company was incorporated in 1989 and is based in Reading, United Kingdom. Thames Water Limited operates as a subsidiary of Kemble Water Holdings Limited.

Clearwater Court

Vastern Road

Reading,  RG1 8DB

United Kingdom

Founded in 1989


44 11 8373 8000


44 11 8373 8011

Key Executives for Thames Water Limited

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 51
Chief Financial Officer and Director
Age: 63
Major Projects Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Thames Water Limited Key Developments

Macquarie Eyes Stake Sale In Thames Water

Macquarie Group Limited (ASX:MQG) is gearing up to sell its 26% stake in Thames Water Limited. The sale is expected to raise between £1billion and £1.5 billion, with indicative bids due in July. The process will start today and Nomura Holdings, Inc. (TSE:8604) is handling the sale.

GMB Asks Government To Acquire Stake In Thames Water

GMB, the union for water workers, is asking the UK government to take a stake in Thames Water Limited from Macquarie Group Limited (ASX:MQG). Eamon O'Hearn Large, lead officer for the Water Industry, said "The decision from Macquarie to divest its stake in Thames Water is the perfect chance for government to set the strategic and operational direction of the water industry

Macquarie To Sell Stake In Thames

The existing shareholders of Thames Water Limited may opt to acquire extra stake in the company. Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (Europe) Limited plans to sell off its stake. A spokesman for Thames confirmed on April 9, 2016, following weekend reports, that Macquarie recently hired Nomura to manage the sale of its remaining holdings in what could result in a deal worth around £3 billion. Thames Water said that its existing shareholders including the BT Pension Fund, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority and China Investment Corporation would be approached and given the option of first refusal before external buyers could bid for the shares.

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