ChangeGroup

The Change Group has won a number of awards for its foreign currency and tourist services. It occupies prime locations at major airports, seaports, cruise liners and busy shopping centres in Australasia, North America and Europe. The London-based business is still chaired by founder and serial entrepreneur Dr Zacky-Marikar and is run by his former wife Bette and son Sacha. In just 16 years the company, which employs more than 60 nationalities, has seen sales grow to £230.6m in 2007.

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Company details
Year2008
Rank147
CompanyChangeGroup
ActivityBureaux de change operator
LocationCentral London
Sales £m230.6
Operating profit £m2.4
Main shareholdersDr M. Zacky-Marikar (62%), B Zackariya (28%), S Zackariya (10%)
Staff397
Founded1992
Websitewww.changegroup.com

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