Under chief executive Tim Richards, 58, this group operates 1,875 screens and 211 sites in 10 countries. Backed by Canadian pension funds AIMCo and OMERS, it has acquired Apollo Cinemas, Cinemaxx, Multikino and Space Cinemas since 2012. The rollout of the Vue Nederland brand helped overseas sales reach £443.1m in 2016, with total profits rising to £46.4m, the highest on the league table.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank141
CompanyVue International
ActivityCinema operator
LocationWest London
2-yr av intl sales growth pa29.92%
International sales £000s443,111
Total sales £000s772,525
Staff9,453
Founded2003
Websitecorporate.myvue.com

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