The Yorkshire business people who have excelled in 2015
Teasdale’s Premier Technical Services Group, the newly floated and acquisitive building services group, has continued its expansion drive.
The Edwards family
They sold a stake in their discount retailer, Poundworld, to TPG, one of the world’s biggest buyout firms, leading to an impressive windfall.
The finance director at Card Factory - which was one of the best performing IPOs - cashed in on shares worth millions.
The former miner turned multi-millionaire saw his Clipper Group going from strength to strength and being one of the stock market’s best performers.
She has transformed the fortunes of Wakefield-based retailer Bonmarche, whose revenue has risen sharply.
Oversaw the £550m sale of Stokesley-based Quorn Foods to the Philippine consumer goods firm Monde Nissin.
Led the £800m management buyout of Leeds-based Sky Betting and Gaming with the backing of private equity giant CVC Capital Partners.