Sourcing personnel for the engineering, management and design sectors, this Manchester firm’s clients include Sir Robert McAlpine and Thales. It delisted from AIM in 2012 after a £23m management buyout led by chief executive Ged Mason, 54. Last year, it invested in a cyber-security consultancy and an IT recruitment firm, and in February it acquired Canadian recruiter Strategic Infusion.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank77
CompanyMorson Group
ActivityEngineering recruitment consultancy
LocationManchester
Sales £m*814
Profit £m*25
Year endDec 17
Principal shareholdersGed Mason and family (85%), Paul Gilmour (7.5%), Kevin Gorton (7.5%)
Staff1,615
Founded1969
Websitewww.morson.com

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