When Peel Ports demerged from Peel Holdings in 2006, RREEF Infrastructure – the investment arm of Deutsche Bank – bought a 49.9% stake. It is now Britain’s second largest port operator, and recently acquired shipyards in Cornwall and Tyne and Wear.

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Company details
Year2012
Rank72
CompanyPeel Ports Group
ActivityPort services provider
LocationLiverpool
Sales £m358.9
Operating profit £m78.2
Main shareholdersJohn Whittaker and family (50.1%), RREEF Infrastructure (49.9%)
Staff1,177
Founded1920
Websitewww.peelports.com

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