Sir Peter Rigby’s SCH Group reaches its customers through the SCC brand for infrastructure services and the ETC brand for distribution. The Birmingham group, through SCC, supplies large corporate clients such as Air France and government organisations such as HM Revenue & Customs. SCH Group now employs 4,800 staff in 65 offices throughout Europe. More than half of its 2005 sales of £2,038m came from outside Britain, and continental operations have grown significantly through acquisitions, including TBI-Proxis in France, Netherlands-based Pluz and the IT services arm of IBM Italy.

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Company details
Year2006
Rank11
CompanyRigby Group
ActivityIT infrastructure integrator
LocationStratford-upon-Avon
Sales £m2,038
Profit £m18
Year endMar 05
Principal shareholdersSir Peter Rigby and family (100%)
Staff4,854
Founded1975
Websitewww.rigbygroupplc.com

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