International Track 200

This Bristol-based business supplies refrigerants used to air-condition buildings and chill food. It also reclaims waste chemicals and gases for resale. A-Gas operates in 12 countries and generated international sales of £182.8m in 2018, its 25th anniversary year. Growth has been boosted by acquisitions, particularly the 2018 purchase of Arthur Friedrichs Kältemittel in Germany. Chief executive Andrew Ambrose, 57, heads the group, which is majority-owned by private equity firm KKR.

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Company details
Year2020
Rank139
CompanyA-Gas
ActivityChemicals and gases distributor
LocationBristol
2-yr av intl sales growth pa40.69%
International sales £000s182,826
Total sales £000s229,606
Staff665
Founded1993
Websitewww.agas.com

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