Wed 01 Jul 2020.
Northumbrian Water is part of Northumbrian Water Group, which is ultimately owned by the Cayman Islands-registered Hong Kong conglomerate CK Hutchison Holdings Limited. CK Hutchison has investments in a wide range of sectors including telecoms, ports, water and energy companies. It is publicly traded on the Hong Kong stock exchange.
Northumbrian Water supplies nearly 3 million people with water and sewerage in North East England.
Their CEO, Heidi Mottram, was paid £953,000 in 2018, despite losing 133.8 million litres of water per day through leaky pipes.
Northumbrian's shareholders received £999m between 2013 and 2017,