Diploma PLC is a global group of businesses that supply technical products and services. The company, established in 1931, has its headquarters in London, UK. Diploma listed first on the London Stock Exchange, and in the 1980s, it grew to be a leader in building products, special steel, and electronic component distribution. The company has operations mostly in the UK and others in Europe and North America.
It is an integral part of the FTSE 250 Index, and runs some enterprises organized in three segments that is Life Sciences, Seals and Controls. The Life Sciences segment deals with various consumables, instrumentation as well as other services related to environmental and healthcare sectors. The Seals Sector deals with the supply of seals, filters, cylinders, gaskets as well as components employed in mobile and specialized equipment. The Controls Sectors specializes in the distribution of fasteners, connectors, specialized wiring, and control gadgets.