Giant Group employs temporary and freelance workers on behalf of its clients, taking on the administrative, payroll and financial processing involved. Another arm of the business, Giant Precision, provides web-based software for fiddly tasks such as contract and timesheet management, billing and payroll. Founded by Matthew Brown in 1992, the firm saw sales fall £58m to £336m in 2010, but operating profits increased to £1.1m.

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Company details
Year2011
Rank66
CompanyGiant Group
ActivityOutsourced services provider
LocationCentral London
Sales £m336.0
Operating profit £m1.1
Main shareholdersMatthew Brown (75%), Michael Healy (20%), Mark McAllister (5%)
Staff6,853
Founded1992
Websitewww.giantgroup.com

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