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This firm’s software detects and counters cyber-security threats. Founded in 2013, it has joint headquarters in Cambridge in Britain and San Francisco in America, with a further 22 offices globally. In May, its technology protected customers, including an NHS agency, from the WannaCry ransomware attack that hit hospitals. It has raised more than $180m, including $75m (£58m) in July, from investors that include Invoke Capital and Insight Venture Partners. Under chief executive Nicole Eagan, 53, sales hit £31m this year.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank3
CompanyDarktrace
ActivityCyber-security developer
LocationCambridge
Average 3 year sales growth267.61%
Latest sales £000s*31,000
Staff475
Founded2013
Websitewww.darktrace.com

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