This motor retailer has seven Ford dealerships in Scotland and Merseyside. It sells private and commercial vehicles and offers a full after-sales and parts service. Chairman Brian Gilda, 65, founded the Edinburgh company in 1982, and in 2013 increased its reach by taking over a Liverpool Ford dealer.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank115
CompanyPeoples
ActivityCar dealer
LocationEdinburgh
Sales £m*236.7
Operating profit £m*5.5
Main shareholdersBrian Gilda (85%), Stewart Ramsay (15%)
Staff400
Founded1982
Websitewww.peoplescars.co.uk

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