Founded in 1909 as an automobile company in Cambridge, Marshall entered the aviation business in 1929. The Marshall Group, still a privately owned company, is chaired by Alex Dorrian CBE since Sir Michael Marshall moved to the role of President in October 2016. Robert Marshall, the fourth generation of the Marshall family, became Group Chief Executive in 2012.
|Address:||Cambridge Airport, Newmarket Road, Cambridge|
|Membership type:||Founder Member|
Founded in 1909, the Marshall Group now has an annual turnover in excess of £1.5 billion and approximately 5,000 employees.
Headquartered on an 900 acre site in Cambridge, UK, the Group operates worldwide in the fields of aerospace, military land systems and fleet management; together with a network of over 100 franchised automotive dealerships in the UK.
The Group of Companies currently has an employment approaching 4000 working in the fields of Aerospace Engineering, Specialist Vehicle Design and manufacture, Engineering Consultancy Skills for Military Rapid Mobility Solutions and Hospitals, Motor Car Sales and Service, Truck and Refrigerated Transport Sales and Service, and Property Ownership and Management.
Marshall is very active in the training arena, and in addition to providing spare capacity to local companies, The Marshall Group provides direct sponsorship of three local schools (Teversham C of E Primary School, Coleridge Community College, and Bottisham Village College) and support to other schools. The company is also the sponsor of The Sir Arthur Marshall Institute of Aeronautics within Cambridge University Engineering Department.
Marshall Fleet Solutions (MFS) is one of the UK’s largest mobile transport refrigeration and tail lift networks and is one of the largest Thermo King dealers in Europe.
Owned and operated by the Marshall Group of Companies since 1937 it is the International airport for Cambridge, Peterborough and the East of England, one of the UK’s fastest growing regions, renowned for education, technology and innovation.
Martlet is the investment arm of the Marshall of Cambridge group, providing small (initially £10K to £100K) sums of capital for early-stage technology start-ups that are located in the UK, with a bias towards Cambridge and East Anglia.
Marshall Motor Holdings plc is an independent public company quoted on AIM, a market operated by the London Stock Exchange. Marshall of Cambridge (Holdings) Limited is the majority shareholder in Marshall Motor Holdings plc.
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is the UK’s largest independent aerospace and defence company and is respected and trusted worldwide for its expertise in civil, military and commercial aircraft and defence solutions.
Marshall Group Properties owns and is responsible for 364 hectares (approx. 900 acres) of land, which includes the Cambridge Airport site, as well as land holdings adjacent to the airport.
Cambridge International Airport has welcomed the launch of two new routes from the airport with leading European airline, CityJet, as the first flights departed yesterday (Monday) morning.
13 May 2014Read in full
Specialist travel and cruise agency, Fred. Olsen Travel, has announced that it will open a new travel outlet at Cambridge International Airport.
8 May 2014Read in full
Boeing has presented Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group with a Supplier of the Year award for its performance on the P-8 maritime patrol and reconnaissance aircraft.
23 April 2014Read in full
Cambridge International Airport is poised to help out with visitors from mainland Europe and the UK who are visiting Duxford for its major air displays in 2014 (24/25 May; 12/13 July (Flying Legends); 13/14 September).
14 April 2014Read in full
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group has received a prestigious MRO Award in recognition of its exceptional response to an Urgent Operation Requirement (UOR), which was raised in April 2013 after a severe hailstorm hit Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan and damaged five of the Royal Air Force’s Hercules C-130Js.
14 April 2014Read in full
Seventeen year old Hayden Jakes, a first year apprentice with Marshall Aerospace & Defence Group, who lives with his parents in Newmarket, achieved a life-time ambition of flying solo in an aeroplane when he was sent off for his first solo in a Cessna 172 of the Cambridge Aero Club on Wednesday this week.
11 April 2014Read in full
Marshall Aviation Services, part of the Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group, has been awarded a preferred supplier agreement with Isle of Wight based manufacturer, Britten-Norman to undertake exterior paint work on up to 15 of its Islander and Defender aircraft.
9 April 2014Read in full
Following the launch of new flights to Verona from Cambridge International Airport, independent cruise and travel company, Ponders Travel, is offering cruise and stay packages sailing from Venice to ports of call on the Adriatic and the Mediterranean.
3 April 2014Read in full