This Heathrow-based business helps elderly and disabled people live more independently by providing home medical aids ranging from care beds to walking frames. It manages equipment loan services for local councils, charities and the NHS, as well as selling to the public through its Manage at Home online store. Chief executive James Ibbotson, 41, oversees more than 40 contracts operating out of 19 specially adapted depots across the country.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank189
CompanyMedequip Assistive Technology
ActivityHomecare medical equipment supplier
LocationMiddlesex
Sales £m159.9
Operating profit £m5.8
Main shareholdersAndrew Siddall (40%), Jeremy Siddall (18%), Peter Siddall (18%), Clive Siddall (11%), others (13%)
Staff703
Founded1898
Websitewww.medequipuk.com

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