Wilsons Auctions named as 'Top 1000' firm

Wilsons Auctions' group operations director, Peter Johnston

WILSONS Auctions has been named as one of London Stock Exchange Group's 'Top 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain'.

The report, now in its fifth year, is a celebration of the UK's fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses across the UK.

Having started as a single auction site in Northern Ireland, the family-owned business has seen steady growth in recent years having expanded to a total of 18 sites across Scotland, England, Wales and the Republic of Ireland.

The most recent acquisition saw Wilsons Auctions open a dedicated auction house in Newport, south Wales with additional sites in Gateshead, north east England and Stoke in the west midlands as it continues to build its national footprint.

Wilsons Auctions' group operations director, Peter Johnston said they were delighted with the latest recognition.

“As the largest independent auction company in the UK and Ireland, we are thrilled to have been named by the London Stock Exchange Group as one of the top 0.02 per cent companies that is ‘Inspiring Britain'. Wilsons Auctions is a forward-thinking company and thanks to the hard work and dedication given by the Wilsons Auctions team across the group, this accolade is in recognition of the consistent growth within the company while strengthening our position within the auction industry.”

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