Founded in 1866 as a Glasgow shipping company, this group’s activities now include fishing and seafood processing, and support for the oil and construction industries. The founder’s great-grandson, John Denholm, 58, is chairman and chief executive.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank60
CompanyThe Denholm Group
ActivityShipping and oilfield services provider
LocationGlasgow
Sales £m362.9
Operating profit £m18.5
Main shareholdersDenholm and Brown families
Staff4,057
Founded1866
Websitewww.denholm-group.co.uk

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