This Leeds firm is one of the largest independent vehicle leasing businesses in Britain with more than 80,000 vehicles under management. The combined group was formed at the beginning of 2014, when private equity firm HgCapital merged Zenith Vehicle Contracts and Leasedrive. Tim Buchan, 51, is chief executive of the group.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank54
CompanyZenith Leasedrive
ActivityVehicle lessor
LocationLeeds
Sales £m*390.4
Operating profit £m*42.3
Main shareholdersHgCapital (61%), management (32%), LDC (7%)
Staff546
Founded2014
Websitewww.zenith.co.uk

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