Henry Boot CEO hails ‘resilient’ results despite falls in revenue and profit

John Sutcliffe
The outgoing chief executive of Sheffield-headquartered construction business Henry Boot is pleased with the firm's half-year performance - hailing them "resilient" in a deal-driven business impacted by the UK economy. Reporting on the half-year period ended 30 June 2019, the listed firm said its pre-tax profits had fallen 8%; from £26m last year to £24m in the current period. Revenues fell from £196m to £188m.

Chief Executive John Sutcliffe, who is to retire from his role in January, said: "Once again, we are v... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...