Thomas Cook, KLM and Air Nigeria are all customers of this Crawley-based company, which manufactures lightweight airline seating. Founded in 2007 by three industry veterans, including managing director Chris Brady, 48, it now makes 3,000 seats a month for more than 20 customers. Overseas sales reached an annualised £24.2m last year, when Business Growth Fund bought a minority stake in the business for £7.8m.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank19
CompanyAcro Aircraft Seating
ActivityAircraft seat manufacturer
LocationCrawley
2-yr av intl sales growth pa109.44%
International sales £000s†*24,221
Total sales £000s†*26,641
Staff95
Founded2007
Websitewww.acro.aero

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