Ernest Hatfield began selling cars in Sheffield in the 1920s, setting up one of the world’s first Jaguar dealerships. Under managing director Gareth Williams, 53, the Wakefield-based business now sells Jaguar, Land Rover and Volvo marques from 10 dealerships across the north of England.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank76
CompanyHatfields
ActivityCar dealer
LocationWakefield
Sales £m270.1
Operating profit £m10.9
Main shareholdersWilliams family (100%)
Staff440
Founded1985
Websitewww.hatfields.co.uk

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