Chairman Glyn Hopkin, 56, set up this car dealership in 1992 and it now has more than 35 branches in London and southeast England. The Romford firm sells a variety of marques and offers finance, after-care and servicing. The company grew staff past the 800 mark last year, and this year, after hitting sales of £455.6m, it is aiming for sales of more than £500m.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank33
CompanyGlyn Hopkin
ActivityCar dealer
LocationRomford
Sales £m455.6
Operating profit £m10
Main shareholdersGlyn Hopkin (61%), other management (39%)
Staff850
Founded1992
Websitewww.glynhopkin.com

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