This Essex-based developer operates in London and southeast England, building homes for sale, and for housing associations and local authorities. It built more than 1,400 houses last year and aims to build 2,500 a year by 2020. Led by founder and chief executive Andy Hill, 59, in April it secured a £41m contract to build 160 houses in Chichester for Homes England.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank38
CompanyHill
ActivityHousebuilder
LocationWaltham Abbey, Essex
Sales £m415.6
Operating profit £m45.8
Main shareholdersHill family (95.5%), employee trust and management (4.5%)
Staff432
Founded1999
Websitewww.hill.co.uk

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