West Yorkshire’s Encon distributes thermal and acoustic insulation, fire protection and roofing materials, along with associated accessories. It operates from 21 locations across Britain. In 2011 the business underwent a management buyout from Wolseley, a deal that was led by chief executive Stuart Moore, 51. Sales rose 17% last year to £225m.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank130
CompanyEncon
ActivityInsulation distributor
LocationWest Yorkshire
Sales £m*225.0
Operating profit £m*7.2
Main shareholdersStuart Moore (70%), management (30%)
Staff576
Founded1997
Websitewww.encon.co.uk

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda