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Fattest cats

Issue No. 1711

The pay of Britain's top bosses rose by 16.5 percent last year, four times the average wage increase.

More than 110 senior executives received £1 million or more last year, says a survey carried out for the Guardian. The fattest fat cats include:

  • Paul Chisholm of Colt Telecom: basic salary £257,400, bonus £14,918,075, total £15,175,475.

  • Mike Grabiner of Energis: basic salary £381,250, bonus £11,217,920; total £11,599,170.

  • Francis Mackay of Compass Group: basic salary £475,000, bonus £4,773,384, total £5,248,384.

  • Larry Fuller of BP-Amoco: basic salary £677,000, bonus £3,587,056, total £4,264,056.

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    Sat 26 Aug 2000, 00:00 BST
    Issue No. 1711
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