Strong focus in new plan
Robertson builds on record income and orders
Bill Robertson: shareholders fully committed
Robertson Group, one of the largest privately owned businesses of its kind in the UK, has reported record turnover and its strongest ever order book.
The Stirling-based company saw continued growth across the 21 group businesses as it works through orders worth £2.3 billion.
Income for the year to the end of March rose 28% to £580m, and pre-tax profit by 22% to £26m on the previous year.
The company’s net worth increased by 34% and there was a £64.4m net cash balance.
It employs more than 2,200 workers across the UK, having increased employee numbers by 300 in the last 12 months. This is expected to grow by a further 5% in the year ahead, with a strong emphasis on supply chain, direct employment and apprenticeships.
Bill Robertson, executive chairman, said: “The group has now started delivering on its new five-year strategic plan with a strong focus on sustainability, innovation and productivity. The continued success of the group will be based on generating sustainable and appropriate returns for any work undertaken.
“We are delighted to have the visibility, capability and strong capital base from which to deliver high-quality projects and services to our existing and potential clients into the future. The shareholders are fully committed to the long-term investment and sustainability of the business.”