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A surge in demand for healthcare and key worker jobs has kept this recruitment company busy during the pandemic, including helping coronavirus testing labs find staff. Additionally, demand for online courses has increased as more people retrain. Operating in more than 20 sectors, including technology, education and logistics, it registered 160,000 applications on the first Monday of 2020. Founded in 1960 by Sir Alec Reed, 86, the company is led by his son James, 57, who is chairman and chief executive.

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Company details
Year2020
Rank64
CompanyReed Global
ActivityRecruiter
LocationCentral London
Sales £m1,071
Profit £m16
Year endJun 19
Principal shareholdersReed family and Reed Foundation (100%)
Staff3,281
Founded1960
Websitewww.reedglobal.com

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