Academia

This Enfield company sells equipment and IT consultancy services to 95% of Britain’s higher education institutions. It specialises in Apple and Adobe products and its proprietary ordering software dovetails with customers’ procurement systems. Mike Bacon, 46, started the firm in 2003 and sales reached £31.1m in 2012.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank41
CompanyAcademia
ActivityEducational IT consultancy
LocationNorth London
Average 3 year sales growth78.80%
Latest sales £000s31,115
Staff51
Founded2003
Websitewww.academia.co.uk

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