Founded in 1981 and headquartered in West Yorkshire, Encon distributes thermal and acoustic insulation, fire protection and roofing materials from 24 warehouses across Britain. Chief executive Stuart Moore, 53, led a management buyout from Wolseley in 2011; and in 2014 refinanced £54m of debt backed by Farallon Capital and Lloyds Bank.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank95
CompanyEncon
ActivityInsulation distributor
LocationWest Yorkshire
Sales £m*230.0
Operating profit £m*12.0
Main shareholdersStuart Moore (73%), management (27%)
Staff600
Founded1981
Websitewww.encon.co.uk

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