This Luton-headquartered systems developer supplies passenger security screening, flight information and baggage handling software to airports including Heathrow, and farther afield in America, Canada and the Middle East, where it is looking for further growth. It also supplies aerospace and logistics customers, and builds more efficient assembly lines for automotive companies including JLR and Aston Martin. Growth in its markets helped profits reach £18.1m in 2014. It is led by founder and chief executive Mick MacDonald, 61.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank53
CompanyMacDonald Humfrey
ActivityTechnology systems integrator
LocationLuton
Annual profit growth75.63%
Latest profits £000s18,083
Latest sales £000s61,909
Staff290
Founded1988
Websitewww.mhaltd.co.uk

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