Sahara Presentation Systems can trace its history back to 1924, when it sold typewriters. Led today by Kevin Batley, 62, who is managing director, and his brother Nigel, 59, finance director, the company is now a distributor of audiovisual products from brands such as Panasonic, Epson, Hitachi and NEC. The Kent-based group also produces its own Clevertouch interactive touchscreens, which are distributed internationally for use in the education sector. Profits rose to £4.6m in 2015.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank10
CompanySahara Presentation Systems
ActivityAudio-visual products supplier
LocationKent
Annual profit growth107.18%
Latest profits £000s4,637
Latest sales £000s38,265
Staff70
Founded1924
Websitewww.saharaplc.com

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