Strategy

Strategy

Our aim is to realise value and build sustainable return from growth businesses and realise value for shareholders.

Our goal is to create value through each of our divisions in a way that maximises shareholder return. We do this by using our entrepreneurial skills to identify and develop opportunities to which we apply our renowned logistics expertise and first class customer service in a professional and efficient way.

Our three strategic steps are set out below along with our achievements to date, our divisional objectives and highlights from the year ending February 2016.

1

Identify
opportunities

Identified emerging demand for a trusted, large scale supplier of wood biomass fuel.

Identified the need for a new airport for London.

Identified latent value in the Moneypenny property portfolio.

2

Grow businesses to create value

Stobart Energy is now the UK’s leading supplier of biomass fuel.

London Southend Airport is a highly-regarded, fast growing airport for London.

3

Realise value
for shareholders

Managed and substantially sold the Moneypenny portfolio, generating an IRR of 20.7%.

Partial exit from our Transport and Distribution business on attractive terms.