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 opened offices in New York, Dubai and Hong Kong. Sales hit £31.5m last year.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank21
CompanyAlphaSights
ActivityBusiness information provider
LocationCentral London
Annual sales rise over 3 years94.32%
Latest sales £000s31,550
Staff193
Founded2008
Websitewww.alphasights.com

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