The Best Connection provides temporary and permanent staff for the HGV, industrial and warehouse and distribution sectors. Based in the West Midlands, the recruiter has a network of 62 branches and is led by its co-founders: chief executive Andrew Sweeney, 56, Neil Yorke, 56, and Martin Recci, 45. In 2012, it bought food and drink recruitment business CPA, which has a presence in America.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank147
CompanyThe Best Connection
ActivityRecruitment consultancy
LocationBirmingham
Sales £m198.9
Operating profit £m4.5
Main shareholdersManagement (100%)
Staff572
Founded1991
Websitewww.thebestconnection.co.uk

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