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This Yorkshire firm, founded in 1964, says it is Britain’s biggest leisure vehicle manufacturer, making touring caravans, motor homes and holiday homes. It also sponsors one of the top teams in the British Rally Championship. Managing director James Turner, 49, led the second phase of a management buyout last year, following a first transaction in 2012, from the founder’s son and current chairman, Peter Smith, 70.

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Company details
CompanySwift Group
ActivityCaravan and motorhome maker
LocationEast Yorkshire
Sales £m289.4
Operating profit £m17.9
Main shareholdersManagement (59%), Smith family (33%), other (8%)

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