Founded 25 years ago by Edwin Bessant, 65, and Annette D’Abreo, 56, Ceuta provides sales, marketing and consultancy services to the health, beauty and grocery sectors. It works with brands such as Nestlé, Unilever and HRA Pharma, and has a network of distributors across more than 100 countries. The Bournemouth company has made eight acquisitions in the past four years with the backing of its majority owner, the private equity firm Juggernaut Capital, helping international sales surge to £39.1m in 2018.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank25
CompanyCeuta Group
ActivitySales and marketing agency
LocationBournemouth
2-yr av intl sales growth pa103.24%
International sales £000s39,053
Total sales £000s97,572
Staff323
Founded1994
Websitewww.ceutagroup.com

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