Melrose owns manufacturing and industrial businesses with leading market positions operating in a number of different geographical regions and sectors.


GKN Aerospace is a global tier 1 aerospace business with market-leading positions driven by technological innovation, advanced processes and engineering excellence that help aircrafts fly safely, faster, further, and more sustainably.


GKN Automotive is a global leader in drive systems for all segments of the automotive industry, from the smallest ultra-low-cost cars to the most sophisticated premium vehicles demanding the most complex driving dynamics, almost 50% of cars sold worldwide use GKN Automotive technologies.

Powder Metallurgy

GKN Powder Metallurgy combines advanced powder metals with innovative production technologies to create unique metal products – smart, reliable and precise.

Nortek Air Management

The Nortek Air Management division comprises (i) Nortek Global HVAC, which includes the custom and commercial business of Nortek Air Solutions, the residential and light commercial business of HVAC and the dedicated data centre business of StatePoint Liquid Cooling; and (ii) Air Quality and Home Solutions, a leading manufacturer of ventilation products for the professional building remodelling and replacement market, the residential new construction market, and the consumer DIY market.

Other Industrial

The Other Industrial division comprises (i) Brush, a leading independent provider of Turbogenerators, Transformers and Switchgear, and a provider of Services across these core product segments; (ii) Nortek Control, a leading developer and manufacturer of security, home automation, access control, health and artificial intelligence technologies for the residential and commercial markets, principally in North America; and (iii) Ergotron, a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of ergonomic products for use in a variety of working, learning and healthcare environments.