This Leeds company specialises in the management and analysis of consumer data for businesses. It has expertise across many sectors, such as finance, retailing and utilities, and operations in Japan, China, Dubai and Lithuania. Last year, the Chicago-based private equity firm GTCR bought the group from Vitruvian Partners for a reported £480m. Mike Gordon, 45, joined as chief executive in November.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank234
CompanyCallcredit Information Group
ActivityConsumer data analyst
LocationLeeds
Sales £m149.9
Operating profit £m24.7
Main shareholdersGTCR (49%), Alpinvest (13%), management (38%)
Staff1,204
Founded2000
Websitewww.callcredit.co.uk

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