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Founded in Germany in 1965, but now owned by Roark Capital, this Buckinghamshire business claims to be the world’s largest car wash company, operating in 14 countries, with a network of 900 locations, and washing more than 35m cars every year. Under executive chairman Mike Smith, 55, turnover reached £163.8m in 2016.

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Company details
CompanyInternational Car Wash Group
ActivityCar wash operator
LocationHigh Wycombe
Sales £m163.8
Operating profit £m20.3
Main shareholders

Roark Capital (>50%), others (<50%)


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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda