Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 88 - John Coulter & Ann Jones, Warren James

The jeweller entrepreneurs are worth £167m.

by Philip Beresford
Last Updated: 24 Oct 2014

Stockport jewellers Warren James Holdings is run by brother and sister team John Coulter and Anne Jones. The fast growing operation has 135 stores nationwide and is planning a new headquarters. In 2012-13, its parent, WJH Ltd, made £17.1m profit on £58.6m sales.

Age: 62/60
Activity: Retail
Wealth: £167m
Latest turnover: £59m
Five-year rise in turnover: 23%
No. of employees: 828
Five-year rise in employment: 18%
Score: 225

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