This Coalville-based company was founded in 1947 to supply leather products to help rehabilitate war veterans. Today, it sells more than 2,500 disability aids online and from 14 stores nationwide. It also supplies the NHS and local authorities, including Kent, Dorset and Brighton. In 2013, chief executive Jerry Benson, 54, led a £24m buyout, backed by private equity firm LDC, before selling a majority stake the following year to H2 Equity Partners.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank208
CompanyNRS Healthcare
ActivityHealthcare equipment & services provider
LocationCoalville, Leicestershire
Sales £m134.6
Operating profit £m5.9
Main shareholdersH2 Equity Partners (52%), LDC (33%), management (15%)
Staff705
Founded1985
Websitewww.nrs-uk.co.uk

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