This London consultancy helps companies to manage risk — political, security-related or to do with matters of integrity. It became independent from executive travel group Hogg Robinson in 1982, and in 2011 NVM Private Equity paid £12m for a 20% stake. It is led by chief executive Richard Fenning, 51.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank130
CompanyControl Risks
ActivityRisk management consultancy
LocationCentral London
Sales £m*218.2
Operating profit £m*21.8
Main shareholdersManagement, employees and ex-employees (73%), NVM Private Equity (20%), Hiscox (7%)
Staff2,220
Founded1975
Websitewww.controlrisks.com

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