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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, 48, and finance director Andy Wilson, 53, led a £37m management buyout of DE Group, Doncaster Pharmaceuticals and Eurodrug from wholesaler Mawdsleys, which retains a 20% stake.

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Company details
CompanyConverse Pharma
ActivityPharmaceuticals distributor
Sales £m187
Operating profit £m4.1
Main shareholdersAndrew Wilson (40%), Mark Gulliford (40%), Mawdsleys Group Investments (20%)

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* supplied by company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda