This Manchester business has 1,800 self-employed “travel counsellors” tailoring holidays and business trips to suit its customers. It operates in seven countries, including Ireland, South Africa and Australia. In June, chief executive Steve Byrne, 53, led a secondary buyout backed by Vitruvian Partners from fellow private equity firm Equistone, valuing the business at a reported £250m.
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