Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We are a Cayman Islands exempted company with limited liability incorporated on February 10, 2012 and resident in the United Kingdom for tax purposes. Exempted companies are Cayman Islands companies whose operations are conducted mainly outside the Cayman Islands. Our business was founded in 1919 and we were acquired by The BOC Group plc in 1968. In 2007, our business was acquired by the Principal Shareholders. We restructured our business in 2012 to facilitate the listing of the ADSs on NASDAQ. Our principal executive offices are located at Manor Royal, Crawley, West Sussex RH10 9LW, United Kingdom. Our website is www.edwardsvacuum.com and our main telephone number is +44 (0) 1293 528844. Information on our website is not, and is not intended to be a, part of or incorporated by reference into this Annual Report. Our History The original Edwards business was founded in 1919 in south London, United Kingdom, to import and service vacuum equipment. ... More ...