HK Wentworth Group, has been announced winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise – the UK’s highest accolade for business success. The company received the Award for Enterprise in International Trade in recognition of its outstanding global exporting success.
With international headquarters located in Leicestershire, UK, HK Wentworth is the parent company of both AF International, global manufacturers of specialist technical cleaning solutions for both office equipment and IT segments, and Electrolube, market leader of electro-chemicals for the global electronics industry. The company, founded in 1941, is still privately owned by the Kingsbury family and has consistently achieved steep year-on-year growth in overseas sales. Overall growth has risen by as much as 50% during the three-year period of the Award and a vast 66% of sales have been achieved from export activity.