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This vehicle management firm was created in 2007 through the merger of Leasedrive and Velo. It leases 42,000 cars and vans to blue-chip companies across Britain such as Marks & Spencer, and advises on fuel efficiency and taxation. After buying rival Masterlease in 2011, managing director David Bird, 55, saw profits lift to £13.4m in 2012. It is integrating its operations with Zenith, a competitor also owned by HgCapital.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank36
CompanyLeasedrive
ActivityVehicle hire and fleet manager
LocationWokingham
Annual profit growth62.09%
Latest profits £000s13,398
Latest sales £000s131,775
Staff299
Founded1983
Websitewww.leasedrive.com

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