Congratulations to our three investees featured in London Stock Exchange’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain: CMME, Sykes Holiday Cottages and Adarma.
1000 Companies to Inspire Britain celebrates the nation’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
To be selected for the list, businesses had to demonstrate not only positive revenue growth over the last three years but also how they outperformed their sector peers. The result is a unique and varied list of the UK’s most dynamic companies.
CMME (formerly Contractor Mortgages Made Easy) is one of the UK’s leading providers of broking services for mortgages and related financial products to the contractor freelancing industry.
Sykes Holiday Cottages
Sykes is one of the largest self-catering holiday property lettings agencies in the UK, providing holidaymakers with handpicked cottages in the UK and Ireland. Its properties range from romantic cottages for two and contemporary properties for large groups to pet-friendly cottages and luxury builds with hot tubs and saunas. In 2019 Sykes invested in New Zealand based Bachcare, taking its first steps to globalisation and providing a foothold in the southern hemisphere.
Adarma, previously known as ECS Security, is one of the largest independent security services companies in the UK, formed and run by veteran senior security leaders with clients across FTSE 250 organisations from all industry sectors. Adarma’s 20 largest clients have a combined annual turnover in excess of £150bn and rely on Adarma’s expertise to help protect sensitive data covering over half of the UK population.