Apical’s microchip technology is used in more than one billion mobile devices. Clients include Chinese telecoms giant Huawei and South Korea’s Samsung. Booming sales of smartphones lifted turnover — which is all international — to £12.8m in 2014. The London firm is run by founder Michael Tusch, 45.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank38
CompanyApical
ActivityImaging technology developer
LocationCentral London
2 yr av intl sales growth % pa67.37
International sales £000s12,795
Total sales £000s12,795
Staff54
Founded1999
Websitewww.apical.co.uk

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