Accountancy and business advisory firm BDO LLP’s analysis of the mid market (companies with turnover between £10m-300m) has shown that Canford Healthcare is one of the Central South’s success stories, reporting impressive growth during the last four years.
Malcom Thixton, Lead Partner at BDO in Southampton, comments “Mid market companies are driving growth in the Central South region and are crucial to our economic recovery. Canford Healthcare is a great example of a business that, led by a strong management team, continues to embrace market opportunities and take advantage of the economic upswing.”
Canford Healthcare was originally formed in 2007 by Directors Brian Cooney and Barry Lambert with the aim of providing specialist, high quality residential and domiciliary care services for the elderly. Since its inception Canford Healthcare has grown considerably and currently operates ten care homes, two domiciliary care services as well as a care consultancy. They now employ over 1000 staff and have an annual turnover in excess of £28 million.
Brian Cooney, Canford HealthCare’s CEO, said “We are delighted to have received this prestigious award from BDO and to be recognised as one of the top performing mid-market companies in the Central South 2015. With our partner Ventas, the largest healthcare real estate investment trust company in the US, we have a clear vision of how we want to grow the organisation to become one of the UK’s premier providers of care and support services.”