Welcome to the
Rolls-Royce Holdings plc
Annual report 2011

Trusted to deliver excellence


Rolls-Royce is a global company providing power solutions for customers in civil and defence aerospace, marine and energy markets. We support our customers through a worldwide network of offices, manufacturing and service facilities in over 50 countries.

Our ability to design and develop high-technology products and then integrate these into sophisticated systems for use on land, sea and air, provides us with access to global markets.

Our business model and strategy

The Group has an ongoing commitment to investing in research and development which provides the technologies and intellectual property that allow us to compete on a global basis and creates high barriers for entry to our markets.

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to deliver

Our Strategy

  • Address four global markets
  • Invest in technology infrastructure and capability
  • Develop a competitive portfolio of products and services
  • Grow market share and our installed product base
  • Add value for customers through the provision of product-related services
Our business segments

Financial highlights

  • £62.2bn

    Order book – firm and announced +5% on 2010

  • 17.50p

    Payments to shareholders +9% on 2010

Chairman’s statement

Rolls-Royce has a highly skilled and motivated team – proud of its heritage and ambitious for its future...

Chief Executive’s statement

Our strategy has stood the test of time and has proved itself in battle...