Top Track 250

When this business information company’s summer internship programme was cancelled due to the pandemic, it was able to offer all of its interns full-time jobs. The firm connects clients in the corporate, investment and advisory sectors with experts in fields such as corporate strategy, innovation and crisis management. Headquartered in London, it has eight other offices worldwide. Founders Max Cartellieri and Andrew Heath, both 48, met at Stanford business school and set up AlphaSights in 2008. Sales rose 35% to £108.5m in 2018, with profits of £31.1m.

This profile reflects the company at time of publication and does not reflect any changes that may have subsequently occurred. Fast Track and its sponsors do not endorse, guarantee or recommend investment in any of the companies.

Company details
Year2020
Rank240
CompanyAlphaSights
ActivityBusiness information services
LocationCentral London
Sales £m108.5
Operating profit £m31.1
Main shareholdersAndrew Heath and Max Cartellieri (>50%), Acton Capital (<50%)
Staff527
Founded2008
Websitewww.alphasights.com

If applicable:

* supplied by company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda