from 33 to 70,000

from 33 to 70,000

Since its foundation in 1984, when Margaret Thatcher promised to shrink the state and introduced “private sector discipline” to public services, Capita has expanded from 33 to 70,000 staff.

Britain’s biggest outsourcing company covers everything from disability assessments for the UK’s Department of Work and Pensions to collecting the licence fee for the BBC and recruiting soldiers for the army.

Source: FT

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