Founded in 1927, Eastern Western Motor Group represents marques including Toyota, Volkswagen and Mercedes-Benz. The Edinburgh-based group operates 26 new and used dealerships, and in August acquired Grassicks BMW and Mini dealership in Perth. Managing director Douglas Brown, 54, is the son of the founder and steered the group to record sales of £550m in 2016.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank20
CompanyEastern Western Motor Group
ActivityCar dealer
LocationWest Lothian
Sales £m550
Operating profit £m11.5
Main shareholdersDouglas Brown (100%)
Staff1,129
Founded1927
Websitewww.easternwestern.co.uk

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