Floated in 2000 but taken private again by Carlyle Group in 2015, this Hampshire firm manages insurance claims and provides specialist software, with a client list that includes 15 of the world’s top 20 general insurers. Its Gateway app enables customers to submit a claim online and then track it. Under chief executive Tim Griffiths, 58, sales — which include transaction fees for handling insurance claims — totalled £258.4m in 2017.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank97
CompanyInnovation Group
ActivityInsurance claims technology provider
LocationHampshire
Sales £m258.4
Operating profit £m8.4
Main shareholdersThe Carlyle Group (>50%), management (<50%)
Staff3,419
Founded1996
Websitewww.innovation-group.com

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