Cosentino receives British Embassy award in recognition of its UK growth
February 26, 2020
The Cosentino Group has received an award in the “Growth in the UK” category at the first “UK Spain Business Awards” organised by the International Trade Department of the British Embassy in Spain.
The award win acknowledges Cosentino’s investment in the UK market through an ongoing and increasing presence in the form of owned assets, as well as the company’s sales and revenue growth and creation of jobs in the UK.
With its own UK branch since 2002, The Cosentino Group currently has eight commercial and distribution facilities in the UK, seven “Cosentino Centres” or full-service warehouses, and a “City”, or showroom, based in London. The Cosentino Group closed 2019 with revenues of €83.6 million (£73.4 million) in the market and a total workforce of 115 employees.
The awards ceremony took place on February 20th at Madrid’s Palacio de la Bolsa, presided over by the British Ambassador to Spain and Andorra, Hugh Elliott, and the UK Representative for European Trade, Andrew Mitchell. From Cosentino, Álvaro de la Haza, Executive Vice President and General Secretary of the group, attended the event and had the honour of collecting the award.