SEGRO plc (LSE: SGRO) (formerly known as Slough Estates) is a property investment and development company.
It develops and invests in property located in the UK, Continental Europe and the USA focusing on edge of town flexible business space.
The firm switched to Real Estate Investment Trust status when REITs were introduced in the United Kingdom in January 2007.
The Company is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.
The Company was founded by Sir Percival Perry and Noel Mobbs in 1921 as The Slough Trading Company Ltd with the objective of acquiring and developing the site now occupied by the Slough Trading Estate in Slough.