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PrimeLocation, uSwitch and Zoopla are among the websites operated by this property and comparison site group. Founder Alex Chesterman, 48, floated the London business in 2014, valuing it at £920m. Last year, it grew sales 24% to £244.5m, boosted by 648m site visits, before acquiring for £80m in November. In May, US private equity firm Silver Lake delisted the company, valuing it at £2.2bn. Chesterman stepped down as chief executive last month.

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Company details
ActivityDigital brands owner
LocationCentral London
Sales £m244.5
Operating profit £m70.4
Main shareholders

Silver Lake (100%)


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