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This Doncaster group imports and distributes prescription medicines to more than 4,000 independent pharmacies throughout Britain and Ireland. It was formed in 2013, when managing director Mark Gulliford, 50, and finance director Andy Wilson, 54, led a £37m management buyout of DE Group, Doncaster Pharmaceuticals and Eurodrug from wholesaler Mawdsleys. Having dipped in 2017, profits recovered to hit £7.8m last year

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Company details
Year2019
Rank99
CompanyConverse Pharma
ActivityPharmaceuticals supplier
LocationDoncaster
Sales £m237.9
Operating profit £m7.8
Main shareholdersAndrew Wilson (50%), Mark Gulliford (50%)
Staff773
Founded2013
Websitewww.conversepharmagroup.com

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