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The Anglian Water Group provides water and sewage services to some 6m households in east England. The group also owns Morrison, which provides repair and maintenance services to customers in the utility and social-housing sectors, and AWG Property, a residential and commercial property developer. Headquartered in Huntingdon, the company was taken private last December in a £2.2 billion deal by Osprey Acquisitions, a consortium that includes Canadian and Australian institutional investors and 3i, the private-equity house. Chief executive Jonson Cox oversaw sales of £1,552m in 2006.

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Company details
Year2007
Rank18
CompanyAnglian Water Group
ActivityWater services provider
LocationCambridgeshire
Sales £m1,552
Profit £m380
Year endMar 06
Principal shareholdersCPPIB (32.3%), CFSGAM (32.3%), IFM (19.3%), 3i Group (16.1%)
Staff11,054
Founded2000
Websitewww.awg.com

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