Founded by former professional tennis player David Lloyd in 1982, this Hertfordshire group provides health, sports and leisure services to 620,000 members at 99 clubs in the UK, 15 in continental Europe and one in Asia. In 2013, private equity firm TDR acquired the business for a reported £750m. Under chief executive Glenn Earlam, 54, it has been expanding in Europe, last year acquiring clubs in France and Germany.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank24
CompanyDavid Lloyd Leisure
ActivityHealth club operator
LocationHertfordshire
Sales £m483.4
Operating profit £m65.5
Main shareholdersTDR Capital (>50%), management (<50%)
Staff5,620
Founded1982
Websitewww.davidlloyd.co.uk

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