This architect oversaw the upgrade of Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium and the redevelopment of Edgbaston cricket ground, which last year hosted the first floodlit Test match in England. The Manchester firm also designs residential developments, hospitals and schools, in locations from South Africa to Turkmenistan. International sales grew to £2.6m last year under Phil Osborne, 58, helped by large project wins in China and Qatar.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank14
CompanyAFL Architects
ActivityArchitect
LocationManchester
2 yr av intl sales growth % pa133.50%
International sales £000s2,579
Total sales £000s6,312
Staff62
Founded1997
Websitewww.afl-uk.com

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