Hotels, serviced offices and car dealerships are among the interests of Sir Bernard Schreier’s conglomerate CP Holdings. With a 51% stake in the property developer Waystone, the Watford firm controls Danubius Hotels— a leading hotel operator in Hungary and central Europe—and owns the Danubius Regents Park hotel in London. Sales at CP Holdings, which employs 8,300 staff, rose to £402.1m in 2006.

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Company details
Year2008
Rank30
CompanyCP Holdings
ActivityConglomerate
LocationWatford
Sales £m402.1
Operating profit £m29.3
Main shareholdersSchreier family trusts (100%)
Staff8,311
Founded1957
Websitewww.danubiushotels.com

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda