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CAPITA PROPERTY CONSULTANCY 8 98 8% Architects represent just 5 per cent of the total UK workforce of this multidisciplinary consultancy, which has a total staff of 2,050 and is about to get even bigger. It has just acquired Symonds Group, an industry leader in providing consultancy, management and design services to the property and infrastructure markets. The two will formally merge in the summer to form Capita Symonds, which will have 2,700 employees in 39 offices across the UK.


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