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Peter Rigby

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Sir Peter Rigby DL (born 29 September 1943) is a British Entrepreneur, Chairman & Chief Executive of Rigby Group PLC and one of Britain's richest people.


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Specialist Computer Centres

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Peter Rigby founded Specialist Computer Centres (SCC) in 1975 with an initial cash investment of just £2,000. Rigby has maintained control of the company over 40 years of sustained growth and has seen SCC's turnover rise to £2.038 billion (2005).

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In May 2012, a company press release claimed that turnover to year end March 2012, had risen to £2.75billion, a 10% rise on the previous yearly period. Peter Rigby claims that if SCC were a public company, turnover would be as much as £14 billion.

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SCC is now the largest privately owned technology company in Europe.

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His sons, James Rigby (SCC CEO) and Steven Rigby (European GM) are both senior directors on the board of Rigby Group, while Peter Rigby is chairman and group CEO.

Other activities

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In April 2010 Rigby's Patriot Aviation Group bought Coventry Airport, with a view to moving from freight-only to serving business passengers and helicopters. In June 2013 it bought Exeter International Airport. In June 2014 it bought Norwich International Airport.

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Rigby also owns the luxury hotel group Eden Hotel Collection, of which Mallory Court in Leamington was named "Most Excellent Hotel in the United Kingdom and Ireland" for 2009 by magazine Condé Nast Johansens.


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In 2010, the Sunday Times Rich List estimates Rigby to be worth £430m, based on his corporate investments. This ranked him as the 158th richest person in Britain. Although his net worth has increased through the acquisition of European IT companies, his position on the rich list has slipped from a peak of 61st in 2003.

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The Birmingham Post also publishes a rich list, specifically for residents of the West Midlands on which Sir Peter was at number 11 in 2017 with an estimated net worth of £850 million.

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