John Laing

John Laing is a specialist owner, operator and manager of public-sector infrastructure assets through long-term public private partnerships. The company manages 70 privately financed schemes for the public sector, including a joint venture with Croydon council to regenerate parts of the town centre; the Second Severn Crossing between England and Wales; and health, education, rail, road, police and renewable energy projects. John Laing was taken private in 2006 in a £1.1billion deal led by chief executive Adrian Ewer and backed by Henderson Equity Partners. The London group reported sales of £718m in 2011.

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Company details
Year2012
Rank79
CompanyJohn Laing
ActivityInfrastructure investor and manager
LocationCentral London
Sales £m*718
Profit £m*41
Year endDec 11
Principal shareholdersHenderson Equity Partners, management
Staff1,230
Founded1977
Websitewww.laing.com

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