This recruitment group opened an office in San Francisco in 2015, adding to bases in New York, Hong Kong, Zurich, Singapore and London. Chief executive Adam Buck, 39, founded the firm in 2004 to serve the financial industry, and it has since expanded to eight recruitment brands operating across sectors, such as energy, science and technology. Phaidon has clients in more than 60 countries and international sales topped £30m last year. In April, the company secured £18m from investment firm Muzinich and HSBC.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank35
CompanyPhaidon International
ActivityRecruitment consultancy
LocationCentral London
2-yr av intl sales growth pa76.61%
International sales £000s*30,005
Total sales £000s*33,686
Staff264
Founded2004
Websitewww.phaidoninternational.com

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