This roofing, cladding and glazing firm manufactured and installed the roof of London Aquatics Centre and cladding for the Optic Cloak at the Low Carbon Energy Centre in Greenwich. The Winchester business operates from seven domestic offices, as well as from the Middle East and Hong Kong. Ted McMullen, 58, became chief executive last year, following a management buyout, and last year’s sales rose 24% to £118.5m following the group’s transition to a bigger manufacturing facility in Portadown, Northern Ireland.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank244
CompanyLakesmere Group
ActivityRoofing and cladding services
LocationWinnall, Winchester
Sales £m118.5
Operating profit £m3.6
Main shareholdersManagement (100%)
Staff831
Founded1993
Websitewww.lakesmere.com

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