Gearing for growth: Steve Rigby of The Rigby Group

Name: Steve Rigby – The Rigby Group
Sector: Technology, Aviation, Property, Hotels and Investments.
Market: Europe, Middle East, North Africa
Founded date: 1975

Steve Rigby is Chief Operating Officer of the Rigby Group, which is a £2 billion company based in the UK. Founded in 1975, the Rigby Group has five separate divisions focusing on technology, airports, aviation, hotels, and property - and employs over 6,000 people. Rigby Group won the Family Business category in the UK Private Business Awards in 2013, and will be sponsoring the award this year.

In this video, Steve talks to us about the recent big changes they’ve made to their business, their plans for the future, and how they’ve managed succession.