July 27, 2017 11:21 PM ET


Company Overview of Ordnance Survey Limited

Company Overview

Ordnance Survey Limited develops and publishes maps for businesses, individuals, and the public sector. It offers geographic data that is relied on by the government and businesses in various sectors ranging from insurance to utilities; address and location data; OS MasterMap, a continually maintained geographic database; and OS VectorMap, a family of products that give full control over mapping. The company also provides Web services; and map bundles, digital maps, custom made maps, paper maps, magazines, and clothing and accessories. It serves land and property, education and research, energy and infrastructure, and financial service sectors. The company was founded in 1791 and is headquar...

Explorer House

Adanac Drive

Southampton,  SO16 0AS

United Kingdom

Founded in 1791


44 8456 050505


44 8450 990494

Key Executives for Ordnance Survey Limited

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director
Age: 58
Chief Finance Officer
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director
Chief Data Officer
Head of Legal Services and Company Secretary
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Ordnance Survey Limited Key Developments

Ordnance Survey Appoints Caroline Bellamy as New Chief Data Officer

Ordnance Survey announced the appointment of Caroline Bellamy, as its new Chief Data Officer. Caroline is a highly-experienced leader with 25 years’ Data and Insight experience, working in multiple sectors at senior levels. Caroline joins OS from Vodafone where she’d been working since 2008 in various leadership roles in the UK and Germany.

Ordnance Survey Cuts 70 Jobs

Ordnance Survey is cutting up to 70 jobs or about 6% of its total workforce - as part of a restructuring programme. The company wants to create three new units, one of which will concentrate on projects abroad.

Ordnance Survey Appoints Kieran Murphy as Non-Executive Chair

Kieran Murphy has been appointed as the new Non-Executive Chair of Ordnance Survey (OS). Kieran Murphy joins Britain's mapping agency for an initial three-year period and will lead the OS Board to ensure that Great Britain continues to benefit from the best geospatial information, while maintaining sound finances and good governance. Kieran Murphy joined the corporate finance advisory business, Gleacher Shacklock as a partner in 2004 and retired from the firm in December 2015. He is currently a Non-Executive Director of Aliaxis SA, where he chairs the audit committee and of University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trusts, where he chairs the Investment Committee. He will join the Board of the University of London later this year.

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