Since 1973, this Aberdeen-based company has grown from a single showroom to become one of Britain’s biggest private motor-trading groups, with more than 1,400 staff. Led by founder and chairman John Clark, 71, with support from his son, Chris, 43, it sold more than 30,000 cars, motorcycles and vans in 2018, reaching sales of £821m.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank88
CompanyJohn Clark Motor Group
ActivityCar dealer
LocationAberdeen
Sales £m*821
Profit £m*13
Year endDec 18
Principal shareholdersJohn Clark and family (100%)
Staff1,360
Founded1973
Websitewww.john-clark.co.uk

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