Byrne Group

This London-based firm’s giant concrete structures have been used in high profile constructions such as the O2 Millennium Dome, Arsenal’s Emirates stadium, Lord’s, Twickenham and Chelsea football club. It boasts clients ranging from Nokia and Merrill Lynch to BP and HSBC. The company was founded by Patsy and Johnny Byrne as Byrne Brothers in 1969, and its sales reached £271.9m in 2007. The family firm is involved in property development through Ellmer Homes, and new-build and refurbishment through FB Ellmer and Chorus Group.

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Company details
Year2008
Rank109
CompanyByrne Group
ActivityConcrete frame contractor
LocationSouthwest London
Sales £m271.9
Operating profit £m8.0
Main shareholdersJohnny Byrne (50%), Pasty Byrne (50%)
Staff746
Founded1969
Websitewww.byrnegroup.co.uk

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