BDO LLP announces Leicestershire’s top 50 fastest-growing businesses

Leicestershire’s fastest-growing mid-sized businesses have generated combined revenues surpassing £2.1bn in their respective last reported financial year, achieving average growth of 23% across the previous two years, according to a report published today by accountancy and business advisory firm, BDO LLP.

The BDO Leicestershire Growth Report announces the top 50 fastest growing companies in the region. Leicestershire’s fastest-growing mid-sized businesses have generated combined revenues surpassing £2.1bn in their respective last reported financial year, achieving average growth of 23% across the previous two years.

Leicestershire proves to be a bustling hub for the retail and wholesale sector boasting 18 businesses in the top 50 and tracking an average sector growth rate of 22%. Retail and wholesale was followed closely by companies in the manufacturing and industrial markets sectors which made up more than a quarter of the top 50 and achieved an average sector growth rate of 22%. Real estate and construction has experienced strong sector growth averaging 40%, attributable to just four companies within the top 50.

The report includes far more than just a look at the 50 growth stars. It features expert views from the University of Leicester and Leicester City Council. Both of whom focus on the need to cultivate the profile of the shire and highlight the regional, national and international influence stemming from within Leicestershire.

It also includes interviews with fleet management leader; Total Motion, a forward thinking business looking to the future of personal vehicle leasing and Sunrise Eggs; a family run business that has a long history with the region and has been weathering the economy for almost 60 years.

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Leicestershire Growth Report BDO 2019-20 (3.07 MB)