Rank Company Location Year end Sales £m Operating profit £m Staff Main shareholders
1 Virgin ActiveHealth club operator Central London Dec 15 *630.5 *68.1 13,629

Brait (80%), Sir Richard Branson (20%)

2 Pertemps Network GroupRecruitment consultancy Warwickshire Dec 15 *614.5 *18.0 1,438 Management and employees (75%), LDC and others (25%)
3 Morrison Utility ServicesUtility services provider Stevenage Mar 16 614.0 19.2 3,882 First Reserve (80% ), management (20%)
4 Alexander DennisBus and coach manufacturer Larnert, nr. Falkirk Dec 15 601.9 26.2 2,314

Highland Global Transport fund (55%), Noble Grossart Investments (33%), Colin Robertson (6%), Deborah Robertson (5%)

5 Nando’sRestaurant operator Southwest London Feb 15 587.3 69.4 12,126 Dick Enthoven and family (100%)
6 Opus EnergyEnergy supplier Oxford Mar 16 572.7 35.6 693 GDF Suez (29.99%), Telecom Plus plc (20%), management (50.01%)
7 IM GroupCar distributor West Midlands Dec 15 571.0 115.5 397 Lord Edmiston (100%)
8 mydentistDental care provider Kearsley, Bolton Mar 16 565.9 30.3 7,145 Carlyle & Palamon Capital Partners (85%) management (15%)
9 The Edinburgh Woollen MillClothing retailer Dumfriesshire Feb 15 562.6 83.1 10,205 Philip Day (100%)
10 TravelodgeBudget hotel operator Oxfordshire Dec 15 559.6 62.9 9,080 Institutional investors (>50%), management (<50%)
11 HarwoodsCar dealer West Sussex Dec 15 553.2 15.1 867 Guy Harwood and family (100%)
12 Associated British PortsPort operator Central London Dec 15 536.7 281.2 2,164 Borealis (30%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (30%), GIC Special Investments (20%), Kuwait Investment Authority (10%), Hermes Infrastructure (6.1%), Canada Inc (3.9%)
13 The Miller Homes GroupHousebuilder Edinburgh Dec 15 *525.6 *75.5 722 GSO Capital Partners (Blackstone) (56%), Lloyds Banking Group & Shackleton Capital Partners (31%), Miller family and employees (13%)
14 Helston GaragesCar dealer Cornwall Dec 15 517.8 17.3 945 David and Betty Carr (90%), Andy Barrett (10%)
15 CALA GroupHousebuilder Edinburgh Jun 15 511.6 73.0 655 Legal & General & Patron Haut LP (95.3%), management (4.7%)
16 City Electrical FactorsElectrical parts wholesaler Warwickshire Apr 15 504.2 32.8 3,015 Mackie family trusts (100%)
17 Southall TravelTravel agency and tour operator West London Mar 16 *490.9 *21.3 43 Kuljinder Bahia (54%), Raybon (28%) and Geomex Holding (18%)
18 Car GiantCar dealer West London Dec 14 465.9 36.8 644 Geoffrey Warren (100%)
19 McLaren AutomotiveSports car maker Woking Dec 15 450.6 23.5 1,492 Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company (57%), TAG Group (12%), Ron Dennis (10%), other investors (21%)
20 Park’s Motor GroupCar dealer Lanarkshire Mar 15 448.0 17.1 1,267 Douglas Park and family (100%)
21 RobertsonConstruction services Stirling Mar 16 *437.9 *19.0 1,637 Robertson family (100%)
22 Peter VardyCar dealer Glasgow Dec 15 437.3 10.2 777 Sir Peter Vardy (55%), Peter Vardy (40%), Lady Margaret Vardy (5%)
23 Poundworld RetailValue retailer West Yorkshire Mar 15 422.3 14.6 5,590 TPG (majority), management (minority)
24 Glyn HopkinCar dealer Romford Dec 15 419.4 8.9 702 Glyn Hopkin (61%), other management (39%)
25 Kaspersky LabInternet security software London/Moscow Dec 15 414.0 59.4 3,259 Management, including Eugene Kaspersky (100%)
26 Turner & TownsendConstruction consultancy Leeds Apr 16 *409.5 *38.7 4,278 Vincent Clancy (6%), Tom Harrison (6%), RBC CEES Trustee (EBT) (19%), others (69%)
27 The Watches of Switzerland GroupJewellery retailer Leicester May 15 406.7 19.7 1,589 Apollo (>50%), management (<50%)
28 Dick Lovett CompaniesCar dealer Swindon Dec 15 401.6 9.7 619 Peter Lovett (100%)
29 Parkdean ResortsHoliday parks operator Newcastle upon Tyne Dec 15 400.7 106.6 5,043 Electra Private Equity Partners, Alchemy Partners, Management, Others
30 telentInfrastructure services provider Warwick Mar 16 397.3 21.8 1,803 Tusk Investments (100%)
31 Almac GroupPharmaceuticals maker Craigavon, Co Armagh Sep 15 393.6 29.1 3,554 McClay Foundation (100%)
32 Chime CommunicationsPR and advertising Central London Dec 14 390.4 18.3 2,012 Providence Equity (80%), WPP (20%)
33 ZenithVehicle lessor Leeds Mar 16 383.0 30.2 497 HgCapital (61%), management (32%), LDC (7%)
34 Lloyd MotorsCar dealer Carlisle Dec 15 380.4 8.6 766 Barry & Bryan Lloyd (100%)
35 Meadow FoodsDairy product producer Chester Mar 15 376.5 13.8 275 Simon Chantler (65%), Paine & Partners (35%)
36 Tennants ConsolidatedChemicals supplier Central London Dec 15 373.9 23.8 1,061 Alexander family (78%), others (22%)
37 Arsenal HoldingsFootball club operator North London May 15 344.5 7.8 605 Stan Kroenke (67.05%), Alisher Usmanov (30.04%), others (2.91%)
38 Robinsons Motor GroupCar dealer Norwich Dec 15 341.5 7.4 634 Robinson family (90%), management (10%)
39 Westbridge FoodsFood service and logistics Malvern Dec 15 340.0 7.1 159 Peter McNeil (55%), James McNeil (16%), Evelyn McNeil (15%), other (14%)
40 The Hut GroupOnline retailer Northwich Dec 15 333.5 18.1 1,231 Founders & management (40%), private equity consortium & other investors (60%)
41 Lotus GroupTravel organiser South London Oct 15 331.2 20.5 470 Peter Stephens (75%), Christine Burrowes (25%)
42 Principal HotelsHotel operator Harrogate Dec 15 *328.3 *68.9 5,510 Starwood Capital Group (92%), Management (8%)
43 LushCosmetics manufacturer and retailer Poole Jun 15 326.5 12.4 5,762 Mark Constantine (38%), Margaret Constantine (24%), Andrew Gerrie (22%), others (16%)
44 ED & F ManCommodities and logistics manager Central London Sep 15 321.3 73.5 4,036 Employees (65%), Südzucker AG (35%)
45 Air Charter ServiceAircraft charter broker Kingston upon Thames Jan 16 315.8 7.1 345 Leach family (84.8%), others (15.2%)
46 Wyevale Garden CentresGarden centre operator West London Dec 15 311.1 31.4 6,006 Terra Firma (100%)
47 Study GroupEducation service provider Central London Dec 15 *307.5 *22.7 3,154 Providence Equity Partners, Bromlee Superannuation Pty, management
48 HuntswoodCustomer services provider Reading Sep 15 306.6 49.5 919 David Brownlow (62%), management (44%)
49 Hays TravelTravel agency Sunderland Oct 15 306.0 6.3 977 John Hays (56%), Irene Hays (44%)
50 Day LewisPharmaceuticals retailer Croydon Mar 16 *305.2 *22.4 2,146 Patel family (100%)
51 HillHousebuilder Waltham Abbey, Essex Dec 15 303.8 30.8 335 Hill family (82%), employee trust and management (18%)
52 Hyperion Insurance GroupInsurance broker and underwriter Central London Sep 15 299.0 33.6 2,994 Management & staff (65%), General Atlantic (35%)
53 Caffè NeroCoffee house operator Central London May 16 *299.0 *27.1 4,500 Gerry Ford (60%), Paladin Partners (30%), staff (10%)
54 Adelie FoodsFood producer and distributor Middlesex Mar 15 294.7 10.3 2,649 HIG Capital (>50%), others (<50%)
55 Kurt GeigerShoe retailer Central London Dec 15 *292.3 *20.4 2,071 Cinven (>50%), management (<50%)
56 JacTravelTravel services provider West London Oct 15 *288.9 *15.7 517 Vitruvian Partners (55%), management (45%)
57 Yeo ValleyYoghurt and dairy maker Bristol May 15 284.2 7.3 1,821 Mead family (100%)
58 AvailableCarCar dealer Cheshire Dec 15 281.2 8.5 546 Graham & Alison Bell (100%)
59 Westover GroupCar dealer Bournemouth Dec 15 278.8 6.3 728 Peter Wood and family trust (100%)
60 William Jackson Food GroupFood producer East Yorkshire Apr 15 276.0 18.0 2,067 Jackson family (89%), former employees (11%)
61 Oasis Dental CareDental care provider Bristol Mar 16 275.1 12.9 3,521 Bridgepoint (>50%), management (<50%)
62 Keltbray GroupCivil engineering contractor Southwest London Oct 15 272.3 11.6 1,078 Brendan Kerr & family trust (100%)
63 Morris GroupHousebuilder Cheshire Mar 16 *268.3 *42.2 229 Management (62%), Quayle Munro (23%), GSO (15%)
64 Global RadioRadio broadcaster Central London Mar 15 265.2 35.1 1,210 Private shareholders (100%)
65 VoicevaleDried foods importer North London Dec 15 261.4 8.6 82 Roby Danon (80%), Toyota Tsusho Corporation (20%)
66 NisbetsCatering equipment supplier Bristol Dec 15 255.4 28.3 1,186 Andrew Nisbet (96%), Management (4%)
67 PeoplesCar dealer Falkirk Jul 16 *255.0 *6.5 397 Brian Gilda (85%), Stewart Ramsay (15%)
68 Stewart Milne GroupHousebuilder & timber systems maker Aberdeen Jun 15 252.7 11.8 793 Stewart Milne and family (100%)
69 Redfern TravelBusiness travel agent Bradford Mar 16 252.2 4.2 112 Mark Bowers (18%), Neil Hopwood (18%), management (64%)
70 MKM Building SuppliesBuilders' merchant Hull Sep 15 251.9 15.9 938 Management (51%), 3i (37%), LDC (12%),
71 JRL GroupConstruction contractor Hertfordshire Dec 15 251.7 5.6 600 John Reddington (34%), Peter Moran (33%), Kevin Keegan (33%)
72 FM ConwayInfrastructure services provider Sevenoaks, Kent Mar 16 247.8 18.4 1,262 Michael Conway (95%), Kim Conway (5%)
73 Holiday ExtrasAirport hotel, parking provider Kent Mar 15 247.2 6.6 736 Gerry and Carol Pack (30%), Matthew Pack (13%), Jeremy Pack (12%) oters (45%)
74 Sky Betting and GamingBookmaker Leeds Jun 15 *247.0 n.a. 1,100 CVC Capital Partners (80%), Sky plc (20%)
75 Foster + PartnersArchitectural consultancy Southwest London Apr 16 *243.0 n.a. 1,480 Partners, including Lord Norman Foster (100%)
76 CNGCommercial gas supplier Harrogate Apr 15 240.9 8.9 88 Jacqui Hall (28.33%), Tim Jones (28.33%), Chris England (28.33%), other management (15%)
77 Pentagon FreightInternational freight forwarder Orpington, Kent Apr 15 240.8 6.3 527 Geoffrey Smith (84%), management (16%)
78 Ferndale FoodsReady-meals producer Somerset Mar 15 240.3 17.1 2,707 Bigwood family (96%), S Harmer (4%)
79 ParagonBusiness process manager Sunderland Jun 15 240.0 7.3 2,859 Patrick Crean (100%)
80 The Emerson GroupBuilder, property developer Cheshire Apr 16 *239.5 *75.6 617 Jones family trusts (100%)
81 Oak Furniture LandFurniture retailer Swindon Sep 15 239.3 7.2 996 Jason Bannister (100%)
82 Resource Solutions GroupRecruitment consultancy Bristol Jun 15 239.0 11.8 216 Keith Dawe (89%), Sanderson Computer Recruitment Executive Scheme (10%), Joanna Dawe (1%)
83 Wrights GroupBus manufacturer Ballymena, Co Antrim Dec 14 †237.7 †12.9 1,553 Jeffrey Wright (100%)
84 Maplin ElectronicsElectronic equipment retailer Rotherham Mar 15 237.0 12.3 2,500 Rutland Partners (>50%), management (<50%)
85 Dr MartensShoe manufacturer and retailer Northamptonshire Mar 15 235.3 25.5 831 Permira (70%), Griggs family and settlements (20%), management (10%)
86 VolacDairy nutrition supplier Hertfordshire Dec 14 †235.1 †13.9 391 Family & charitable trusts (77.4%), Neville family (22.6%)
87 CivicaIT services provider Southwest London Sep 15 234.1 12.5 2,665 Omers (74%), management (26%)
88 Durkan HoldingsBuilding developer and contractor Hertfordshire Nov 15 †232.9 †21.0 225 Durkan family (100%)
89 Martin-BakerEjection seat manufacturer Nr. Uxbridge Mar 15 232.3 66.3 840 James Martin (18%), John Martin (16%), management (66%)
90 WagamamaNoodle bar operator Central London Apr 16 229.9 17.7 4,483 Duke Street Capital and Hutton Collins (82%, Duke Street majority partner), management & other shareholders (18%)
91 Kitwave Wholesale GroupFood and drink wholesaler North Shields Apr 15 227.8 4.7 456 Paul Young (>50%), Pricoa Capital Group and Allstate Investments (<50%)
92 Marex SpectronCommodities and futures broker Central London Dec 15 227.6 14.9 524

>50% JRJ Group

93 BaxtersFood producer Moray, Scotland May 15 226.3 10.3 1,600 Audrey Baxter (38%), Baxter family trust (36%), Andrew Baxter (25%), James Baxter (1%)
94 EnconInsulation distributor West Yorkshire Jul 16 *226.0 *11.0 598 Stuart Moore (73%), management (27%)
95 DreamsBed retailer High Wycombe Dec 15 225.9 14.9 1,563 Sun Capital (94%), management (6%)
96 Rydon GroupBuilder and maintenance provider East Sussex Sep 15 224.1 9.7 692 Management (67%), Cavendish Square Partners (33%)
97 AdvancedSoftware developer Berkshire Feb 15 220.5 21.6 2,083

Vista Equity Partners

98 Chiltern International GroupContract research provider Slough Dec 15 217.8 25.0 2,310 Galaxy Limited Partnership (representing a consolidated investment group of individuals) (90%), management (10%)
99 ProCam EuropeCrop protection specialist Cambridgeshire Dec 15 217.0 7.7 527 Tony White (67%), Ian Beswick (18%), Chris Butt (11%), White discretionary trust (4%)
100 Busy BeesNurseries operator Staffordshire Dec 15 216.8 15.4 6,776 Ontario teachers Pension Plan (80%), management (20%)
101 Malcolm GroupLogistics and construction services Linwood, nr Glasgow Jan 15 215.8 8.4 1,921 Malcolm family (78%), Caird Capital (19%), other (3%)
102 Norbrook LaboratoriesPharmaceuticals manufacturer County Down Jul 15 215.7 26.5 2,152 The Lord Ballyedmond family trust (100%)
103 Photobox GroupPersonalised product retailer Central London Apr 15 215.3 12.5 965 Exponent and Electra Partners (>50%), management (<50%)
104 The Imagination GroupCreative agency Central London Aug 15 214.3 6.2 687 Gary Withers, founder & chairman, other management and employees (100%)
105 AnescoEnergy efficiency consultancy Reading Mar 16 213.7 24.6 111 CBPE (70%), management (22%), Alcentra (7%), Generation (1%)
106 T.O.M. Vehicle RentalRental vehicle provider North Lanarkshire Mar 16 *213.2 *14.5 575 Rafferty family (50%), Hugh Stewart (25%), Grier family (25%)
107 The Swift GroupCaravan and motorhome manufacturer East Yorkshire Aug 15 210.9 6.9 978 Management (40%), Smith family (28%), other (32%)
108 LA InternationalIT recruitment consultancy Stoke-on-Trent Jun 16 *210.1 *10.4 103 Paul Luckic (93%), other management (7%)
109 LGCAnalytical services laboratory Southwest London Mar 15 209.8 12.3 2,009 KKR, management
110 BSW TimberTimber supplier Berwickshire Mar 15 209.7 10.5 1,042 Brownlie family (93%), other (7%)
111 Whitworth BrosFlour miller Wellingborough Mar 16 209.0 8.7 333 Martin George and family (100%)
112 Car ShopCar supermarket Northampton Dec 15 208.6 5.5 508 Paul Dunkley (78%), David Hammond (15%), Sir Geoffrey Whalen (7%)
113 HatfieldsCar dealer Wakefield Jan 16 208.5 6.8 370 Williams family (100%)
114 TinopolisFilm and television producer South Wales Sep 15 206.0 18.3 612 Vitruvian Partners (70%), management (30%)
115 QHotelsHotel operator Leeds Jan 16 *205.5 *33.2 5,249 Bain Capital Credit and Canyon Capital Advisors (90%), management (10%)
116 O’Halloran & O’BrienConstruction contractor Surrey Mar 16 204.5 18.2 109 O'Brien Family (100%)
117 FESConstruction support services Stirling Aug 15 204.1 6.6 1,905 Duncan S Fletcher & family (98%), other (2%)
118 Voyage CareCare home operator Staffordshire Mar 15 *203.0 *34.5 8,417 Partners Group, Duke Street Capital (>50%), management (<50%)
119 Toomey GroupCar dealer Essex Dec 15 201.4 8.2 467 Michael Toomey (100%)
120 ClaranetIT services provider Central London Jun 16 *200.0 *17.6 1,200 Nasser family (> 50%), other shareholders (< 50%)
121 SertecAutomotive engineer Birmingham Mar 16 *197.8 *14.6 1,278 Management (100%)
122 DawsongroupAsset rental operator Milton Keynes Dec 15 197.4 49.5 711 Peter Dawson & family (100%)
123 BulkhaulSpecialist chemical logistics Middlesbrough Jun 15 195.1 25.2 877 Stephen Gibson (75%), Michael O'Neill (25%)
124 TimpsonRetail services provider Manchester Sep 15 195.0 16.4 3,226 John Timpson and family trusts (100%)
125 TGI Friday’sRestaurant operator Guildford Dec 15 193.5 7.6 2,998 Electra Partners (44%), management team (56%)
126 Pentagon InvestmentsVan dealer Derby Dec 15 192.6 4.4 316 Marshall Family Trusts (100%)
127 Yearsley GroupFrozen food supplier Lancashire Mar 15 188.5 5.0 1,264 Yearsley family (100%)
128 MulalleyConstruction contractor Essex Mar 16 187.8 13.6 605 O'Malley family (80%), Teresa Taylor (20%)
129 Reward GatewayEmployee engagement services Central London Jun 15 187.5 6.6 211 Great Hill Partners (55%), Glenn Elliott (28%), management & staff (17%)
130 Smartway PharmaceuticalsPharmaceutical wholesaler Southwest London Feb 15 187.0 7.5 47 Kirti Patel (50%), Bhanumati Patel (50%)
131 ID MedicalRecruitment consultancy Milton Keynes Dec 15 *186.9 *9.4 493 Michael and Mo Sacoor (90%), Deenu Patel (10%)
132 Control RisksRisk management consultancy Central London Mar 16 186.5 10.9 2,544 Management, employees and ex-employees (100%)
133 Randall Parker Food GroupMeat distributor Northamptonshire Sep 15 186.1 4.3 495 Ron Randall & family (67%), W & J Parker (33%)
134 DCS Group (UK)Toiletry products distributor Stratford-upon-Avon Dec 15 185.6 5.1 301 Denys Shortt (100%)
135 Charles TyrwhittClothing retailer Central London Aug 15 *184.5 *17.3 802 Nick Wheeler (95%), Peter Higgins (5%)
136 The White CompanyHome accessories retailer Central London Mar 16 *184.3 *17.3 1,437 Chrissie Rucker (99%), Nick Wheeler (1%)
137 Taylor MaxwellBuilding products supplier Bristol Mar 15 183.5 5.6 164 Management and employees (100%)
138 FP McCannCivil engineering contractor Belfast Dec 15 †182.7 †14.0 1,027 McCann family (100%)
139 SymphonyFurniture supplier Barnsley Dec 15 182.7 12.5 1,423 Douglas Gregory (100%)
140 YeomansCar dealer Worthing Dec 15 182.1 6.1 368 Smith family (100%)
141 JJ Food ServiceFood distributor Enfield, Middlesex Mar 15 181.7 11.0 779 Kiamil family (100%)
142 GO OutdoorsOutdoor equipment retailer Sheffield Jan 15 181.4 4.7 1,896 3i and YFM (38%), Paul Caplan (33%), John Graham (13%), other management (16%)
143 Brett GroupBuilding materials supplier Canterbury Dec 15 180.8 9.7 662 Brett family and trusts (100%)
144 ElementTesting & certification services provider Central London Dec 15 *180.3 *30.0 1,778 Bridgepoint (>50%), management (<50%)
145 FairviewHousebuilder North London Dec 15 178.2 64.8 210 Employee benefit trust (100%)
146 Suttons GroupLogistics & supply chain services Cheshire Apr 15 176.2 8.3 1,131 Sutton family trusts (100%)
147 LakelandKitchen accessory retailer Cumbria Dec 14 175.6 5.6 1,886

Samuel Rayner (33%), Martin Rayner (33%), Julian Rayner (33%)

148 QABusiness training provider Central London May 16 *174.6 *28.0 1,391

Bregal Capital (80%), management (20%)

149 Dune LondonFootwear retailer Central London Jan 15 174.0 7.4 2,233 Daniel Rubin (44%), Anne Rubin (43%), others (13%)
150 Search ConsultancyRecruitment consultancy Glasgow Jan 16 173.6 6.1 625 Saints Capital (65%), management (35%)
151 Churchill Retirement LivingRetirement housebuilder Hampshire May 16 *†173.3 *†56.6 484 Clinton McCarthy (49.15%), Spencer McCarthy (49.15%), others (1.7%)
152 The Car PeopleCar dealer Wakefield Apr 16 *172.8 *6.8 450 Carnell family (76%), other management (24%)
153 BMT GroupEngineering consultancy Middlesex Sep 15 171.4 3.7 1,544 EBT (100%)
154 Arora GroupHotel operator West London Mar 15 170.5 41.4 1,317

Surinder Arora (100%)

155 HillarysWindow coverings retailer Nottingham Oct 15 †170.3 †14.2 1,527 European Capital (75%), management (25%)
156 Callcredit Information GroupConsumer data analyst Leeds Dec 15 170.1 27.6 1,123 GTCR and co-investors (75%), management (25%)
157 P D HookPoultry producer Oxfordshire Oct 15 169.3 25.0 925 Hook family (100%)
158 Howarth Timber GroupTimber products maker Leeds Mar 16 *169.2 *9.5 913 Howard family (100%)
159 MeggerElectrical products manufacturer Dover Nov 15 169.1 16.4 1,235 TBG AG (100%)
160 BarbourClothing manufacturer South Shields Dec 14 167.4 29.3 989 Dame Margaret Barbour (51%), Barbour family trust (46%), other (3%)
161 ToolbankTool distributor Kent Dec 15 167.2 14.8 810 John Twallin (13%), estates & settlements trust (47%), other (40%)
162 Travel CounsellorsTravel services provider Manchester Oct 15 166.4 10.7 272 Equistone Private Equity (>50%), Speakman family (<50%)
163 TogetherSpecialist lender Cheshire Jun 15 165.5 122.3 373

Equistone, Standard Life Investments, Moser Family Trust, management

164 Shanly GroupHousebuilder Beaconsfield Dec 14 164.4 50.9 152 Michael Shanly (100%)
165 DalzielButchers' supplier Lanarkshire Oct 15 163.0 14.2 542 Stuart Dalziel (43%), John Darroch (21%), EBT (15%), other (21%)
166 KingslandAlcoholic drinks distributor Manchester Jun 15 162.8 3.8 271 Management (100%)
167 Eric Wright GroupConstruction contractor Preston Dec 14 160.6 5.3 541 Eric Wright charitable trust (100%)
168 John Cotton GroupBed-fillings manufacturer West Yorkshire Mar 15 160.5 9.9 1,066 Cotton family (100%)
169 Country Style FoodsBaker Leeds Apr 15 159.7 7.2 1,546 Wood family (100%)
170 Gap GroupPlant and tool hire Glasgow Mar 16 157.7 18.3 1,454 Douglas Anderson (37.5%), Iain Anderson (37.5%), Maureen Smith (20%), other family and management (5%)
171 Constantine GroupConglomerate Surrey Dec 15 156.4 5.5 541 Vernon family (49%), Constantine family (23%), others (28%)
172 Gregory DistributionDistribution services Exeter Oct 15 156.3 7.2 1,776 John Gregory and family (100%)
173 Meyer Timber GroupWood panel distributor Stoke-on-Trent Dec 15 155.8 8.4 334 The Meade Family Office (80%), Chris Rudd (20%)
174 KeltruckTruck dealer West Bromwich Dec 15 155.7 5.5 418 Chris Kelly (100%)
175 Masterson HoldingsBuilding contractor Borehamwood Aug 15 155.2 11.6 314 Michael Masterson (47%), Mona Masterson (27%), Michael Masterson Trust (26%)
176 HammerIT storage distributor Basingstoke Jan 16 154.8 6.3 164 James Stidwell (40%), Paul Matravers (20%), Jason Beeson (20%), Jason Goddard (20%)
177 Wain GroupHousebuilder Warrington Jun 15 153.2 38.6 210 William Ainscough (75%), management (25%)
178 Audley TravelTour operator Oxfordshire Dec 15 151.7 19.0 371 3i (>50%), management (<50%)
179 The WorksValue retailer West Midlands May 16 †151.5 †9.7 1,259 Endless (>50%), Dean Hoyle (>10%), management team (<20%)
180 Davies TurnerLogistics, freight operator Warwickshire Mar 16 *151.2 *6.4 840 Stephenson family (94%), other (6%)
181 James WalkerTimber merchant West Lothian Mar 16 *151.2 *11.0 600 Walker family (70%), John Campbell (24%), employees (6%)
182 Axis Europe HoldingsProperty maintenance contractor Central London Mar 16 *149.4 *7.0 893 John Hayes (95%), Sally Hayes (5%)
183 Acorn StairliftsStairlift manufacturer West Yorkshire Sep 15 149.2 17.1 1,192 John Jakes (100%)
184 LexonPharmaceuticals supplier Redditch Apr 15 149.0 8.2 564 Sodha family (77%), Sonpal family (23%)
185 NorkemChemical exporter Cheshire Dec 14 148.5 4.1 104 Lynne Colling (64%), Alan Nicholson (5%), other (31%)
186 CitySprintLogistics provider Surrey Dec 15 146.0 2.9 723

Management (>50%), LDC and Dunedin (<50%)

187 Edinburgh AirportAirport operator Edinburgh Dec 15 145.5 45.0 552 Global Infrastructure Partners (>50%), management (<50%)
188 ReissBranded fashion retailer Central London Jan 16 145.2 19.8 1,401 Warburg Pincus (>50%), David Reiss and family (<50%)
189 White StuffFashion retailer South London Apr 16 144.6 12.6 1,885 Co-founders (71%), management & others (29%)
190 Steven EagellCar dealer Milton Keynes Dec 15 144.0 3.8 285 Steven Eagell (85%), management (15%)
191 WP GroupFuel and lubricant distributor Southampton Dec 15 142.1 3.0 137 David Fairchild and management (52%), Barry Fairchild (24%), Sylvia Fairchild (24%)
192 ColtVentilation systems provider Hampshire Dec 15 141.7 6.9 985 O'Hea family (75%), Colt Foundation (22%), other (3%)
193 Mountain WarehouseOutdoor clothing retailer Central London Feb 16 141.4 12.6 1,646 Mark Neale (85%), others & management (15%)
194 AgilisysIT services provider Central London Mar 16 *140.0 *10.6 1,856 Employees (>50%), Mindenhall and Badale families (<50%)
195 Cameron MackintoshTheatrical producer Central London Mar 15 138.9 27.2 659 Sir Cameron Mackintosh (100%)
196 Grosvenor Contracts LeasingVehicle contract hirer Northamptonshire Dec 15 138.7 6.1 266 Brian Johnson (100%)
197 Weston GroupHousebuilder Essex Jul 15 138.5 15.9 268 Robert Weston (40%), management and other (60%)
198 EH SmithBuilders' merchant Shirley, Solihull Jun 15 138.2 7.5 566 Parker family (27%), Ensall family (27%), Michael Hodgskin-Brown (24%), Kenneth Avery-Smith (22%)
199 Silentnight GroupBed manufacturer Lancashire Jan 16 137.5 7.8 1,018 HIG Capital (75%), management (25%)
200 Numatic InternationalCleaning products manufacturer Somerset Dec 15 137.4 13.4 953 Christopher Duncan (100%)
201 Natures Way FoodsFresh salad producer West Sussex Mar 15 137.1 6.0 912 Langmead family (88%), Susan Barratt (5%), others (7%)
202 Consolidated Timber HoldingsLumber wholesaler Shepperton, Surrey Mar 15 137.0 4.3 223 Meyer family (68%), management (29%), others (3%)
203 Balmoral GroupPolymer engineer and manufacturer Aberdeen Mar 15 136.5 31.0 557 Jim Milne & family (100%)
204 DingbroAutomotive component distributor Aberdeen Sep 15 136.3 8.6 1,281 James Dingwall (51%), Kenneth Dingwall (49%)
205 GRS Roadstone GroupAggregate distributor and waste removal Nuneaton Dec 15 *136.0 *6.5 283 Management (75%), Tarmac Trading (25%)
206 UPPUniversity accommodation provider Central London Aug 15 135.2 66.5 700 Dutch pension fund (60%), Chinese investment fund (40%)
207 PeninsulaEmployment law consultancy Manchester Mar 16 *134.6 *22.1 1,690

Fred and Peter Done (100%)

208 NRS HealthcareHealthcare equipment & services provider Coalville, Leicestershire Mar 15 134.6 5.9 705 H2 Equity Partners (52%), LDC (33%), management (15%)
209 Advance Construction GroupConstruction services Bellshill, North Lanarkshire Mar 15 133.5 8.2 1,047 Seamus Shields (50%), Daniella Shields (50%)
210 Fish BrothersCar dealer Swindon Dec 15 133.1 3.3 244 Mike Fish (50%), Tim Fish (50%)
211 Belfield FurnishingsFurniture and furnishings manufacturer Derbyshire Dec 15 133.0 6.1 1,548 NorthEdge (>60%), management (<40%)
212 EcotricityGreen energy supplier Gloucestershire Apr 16 *131.4 *6.7 729 Dale Vince (100%)
213 Everest Home ImprovementsHome improvement supplier Hertfordshire Dec 14 131.4 4.8 696 Better Capital (90%) management and others (10%)
214 NexusConstruction services Braintree, Essex Sep 15 130.9 8.1 624 Michael Morris (50%), Keith Breen (33%), others (17%)
215 TES GlobalEducational publisher Central London Aug 15 130.3 38.4 435 TPG (85%), management (15%)
216 TuskerCar benefit specialists Watford Dec 15 *129.7 *7.3 119 ECI Partners (76%) and management (24%)
217 Wedge Group GalvanizingGalvanizer West Midlands Mar 15 129.6 15.4 1,054 Woolridge family (95%), management (5%)
218 Lanes GroupDrainage services provider Leeds Jul 15 128.5 7.1 1,170 Wayne Earnshaw (47%), management and other (53%)
219 John GuestTubing and pipe manufacturer West London Dec 14 127.5 22.7 1,174 Guest family (100%)
220 James Donaldson GroupTimber merchants Fife Mar 16 127.1 6.1 680 Donaldson family (85%), employees (15%)
221 Crown OilFuel and lubricant distributor Bury Aug 15 126.4 4.8 210 Greensmith family (100%)
222 Riviera TravelTravel agency Burton-on-Trent Nov 15 126.2 11.3 109 Phoenix Private Equity (60%), management (40%)
223 Robert DyasHousehold goods retailer Surrey Mar 15 125.5 4.6 1,397 Theo Paphitis (100%)
224 CCGBuilding contractor Glasgow Mar 15 125.4 7.4 609 Alastair Wylie (67%), Bernie Rooney (33%)
225 PureGymGym operator Leeds Dec 15 125.2 13.5 960

CCMP (>50%), Management (<50%)

226 Gray & AdamsTrailer & vehicle manufacturer Scotland Apr 16 *125.0 *7.6 700 James Gray Jnr (43%), Peter Gray (43%), Marie Gray (14%)
227 Argus MediaEnergy information provider Central London Jun 15 124.4 32.3 668 General Atlantic (>50%), management and others (<50%)
228 BathstoreBathroom retailer Watford Jul 15 124.1 2.7 567 Warren Stephens and family (86%) management and other (14%)
229 The Delivery GroupMail and parcel services provider Warrington Dec 15 124.1 2.7 306 Next Wave Partners (63%), management (37%)
230 CCS MediaIT & services reseller Chesterfield Dec 15 123.8 2.6 349

Robert Tomlinson (80%), Alan Honarmand (10%), Terrence Betts (10%)

231 Carter Thermal IndustriesRefrigeration manufacturer Birmingham Dec 14 123.4 2.8 908 Carter family trust (28%), Scott family trust (26%) Elizabeth Scott (11%), Jane Chamberlain (11%), Mary Rennison (11%), other (13%)
232 Ainscough Crane HireCrane hirer Wigan May 15 122.4 25.2 1,005 Oaktree Capital Management, management
233 National LightingLight fitting designer Poole, Dorset Dec 14 122.1 8.5 527 Meyer Maslo (30%), J Schimmel (22.5%), _x000D_Elizabeth Maslo (22.5%), others (25%)
234 Willerby Holiday HomesMobile home maker Hull Oct 15 †122.1 †6.4 845 Cavendish Square Partners (75%), management (25%)
235 MoneycorpForeign exchange services Central London Dec 15 122.0 12.6 799 Bridgepoint
236 Tomlinson GroupConstruction contractor Derby Dec 15 121.5 3.4 241 Barry Sewards (66%)_x000D_, Andrew Sewards (34%)
237 CLC GroupPainting and maintenance contractor Southampton Dec 15 121.2 8.8 1,009 Hilbre Holdings Limited
238 Russell & BromleyShoe retailer Bromley Dec 14 120.6 24.2 1,078 Bromley family (100%)
239 Castle ViewLeisure services manager Stirling Mar 15 120.2 5.7 5,171 Martin Bell (95%), Caroline Bell (5%)
240 SkyscannerTravel search engine Edinburgh Dec 15 119.7 12.6 674 Venture capital, including Sequoia Capital & Scottish Equity Partners (>50%), founders & management (<50%)
241 Paperchase ProductsStationery and card retailer Central London Jan 16 119.2 4.9 2,006 Primary Capital Partners (79%), management (21%)
242 Gardner AerospaceAerospace components manufacturer Derby Aug 15 119.0 9.7 1,369 Better Capital (82%), management (18%)
243 Beaverbrooks the JewellersJewellery retailer Lancashire Feb 16 *119.0 *11.5 904 Brown family (54%), Adlestone (39%), other (7%)
244 Spark EnergyEnergy supplier Scottish Borders Jun 15 118.6 4.5 246 Numerous minority shareholders (100%)
245 TrainlineTrain ticket retailer Central London Feb 15 118.2 21.4 345 KKR (>50%), management (<50%)
246 Scott GroupIndustrial supplier Dunfermline Dec 14 117.4 3.7 878 John Scott (76%), Norman Scott (24%)
247 Stanmore ContractorsSpecialist subcontractor Kent Mar 15 117.3 13.5 237 Rajbir Manak (99%), Harbhajan Manak (1%)
248 London City AirportAirport operator East London Dec 15 117.0 9.4 498 Institutional investors (inc. Ontario Teachers’ pension fund, AIMCo, OMERS & Wren House) (>50%), management (<50%)
249 Crisp Maltings GroupMalt producer Norfolk Dec 14 116.9 13.0 249 Edward Iliffe (24%), Ernest Travis (14%), David Thompson (7%), Christoper Johnson (7%), others (48%)
250 Cormar CarpetsCarpet manufacturer Lancashire Sep 15 115.9 7.5 259 David Cormack (25%), John Cormack (25%), Helen Polito (25%), other management and employees (25%)

* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda