Max Cartellieri and Andrew Heath, both 43, met at Stanford business school in California and had set up their own companies before joining forces to found AlphaSights in 2008. Describing itself as a “knowledge broker”, the company connects clients from the corporate, investment and advisory community with experts in a particular discipline. It is based in London and has offices in New York, Dubai and Hong Kong. Profits reached £6.9m in 2014.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank17
CompanyAlphaSights
ActivityBusiness information provider
LocationCentral London
Annual profit growth101.09%
Latest profits £000s6,926
Latest sales £000s31,550
Staff193
Founded2008
Websitewww.alphasights.com

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