Big retailers such as Asda, Marks & Spencer, J Sainsbury and Waitrose are the key clients of this Kent construction firm and contribute to its high rate of repeat business. RG Group’s services include extension, refurbishment and project management, as well as new builds, such as the Ikea store in Cardiff, which is roughly the size of 20 football pitches. The company is owned by its management and has bases in Leeds and Kent. Sales under managing director Jon Noble rose 40% to £219.3m in 2010.
|Activity||Construction project manager|
|Operating profit £m||2.9|
|Main shareholders||John Chadwick (27%), Jon Noble (24.5%), Mike Steel (24.5%), other management (24%)|
* supplied by Company † annualised figure ‡ profit = ebitda