This business supplies the likes of Sky, Virgin and BT with fibre-optic and copper network installation materials. As well as an operation in Hong Kong, the Cambridgeshire firm has subsidiaries in Qatar and Dubai supplying local operators Ooredoo and Batelco, and Emirates telecoms group Etisalat. Exports grew to £9.2m in 2016, under John Buck, 56. Comtec expanded into Oman this year to support Ooredoo’s roll-out of a superfast fibre network.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank94
CompanyComtec Group
ActivityTelecoms products distributor
LocationCambridgeshire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa50.53%
International sales £000s9,236
Total sales £000s46,162
Staff142
Founded1978
Websitewww.comtecdirect.co.uk

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