Former Spitfire pilot Frank Vindis founded this firm in 1960 as a garage near Cambridge. Today his son Gary, 69, and grandson Jamie, 39, oversee a group that includes Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda and Bentley dealerships, as well as two trade-parts supply centres. Its network of 18 sites in the southeast of England includes two Volkswagen van centres.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank60
CompanyVindis Group
ActivityCar dealer
LocationCambridgeshire
Sales £m351.7
Operating profit £m5.9
Main shareholdersGary Vindis (50%), Nigel Vindis family trust (50%)
Staff771
Founded1960
Websitewww.vindisgroup.com

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