Established more than 100 years ago, offering insurance cover for Australian sheep, this Wimbledon firm now sells care plans for home appliances and electronic gadgets, and repairs or replaces them. Led by chief executive Ian Mason, 57, it covers 22m appliances for more than 16m customers in 14 countries. In May, private equity owner CVC was reportedly considering selling or listing the company on the stock market for up to £1.2bn.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank90
CompanyDomestic & General
ActivityWarranty provider
LocationWimbledon
Sales £m*810
Profit £m*99
Year endMar 19
Principal shareholdersCVC Capital Partners (>50%), management (<50%)
Staff2,968
Founded1974
Websitewww.domesticandgeneral.com

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