Osborne

This family-owned company employs more than 1,000 people at eight offices in the south of England. It specialises in construction and maintenance of public infrastructure such as schools, care homes and affordable housing. It has recently completed phase one of a £52m redevelopment of West Thames College in London. Led by chief executive David Fison, sales dipped to £311m in 2010, although profits rose to £2.7m.

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Company details
Year2010
Rank64
CompanyOsborne
ActivityBuilder, engineering contractor
LocationReigate
Sales £m311
Operating profit £m2.7
Main shareholdersOsborne family (93%), John Oliver (4%), other (3%)
Staff1,030
Founded1966
Websitewww.osborne.co.uk

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