Profit Track 100

This Edinburgh telecommunications provider is using its website to share advice on remote-working technology, highlighting deals from the likes of Microsoft and Mitel. Launched in 1994 by chief executive Richard Nicol, 58, Commsworld has developed a UK-wide network infrastructure that helps businesses speed up their digital connectivity. Its services include cloud storage, cybersecurity and consulting. Profits hit £3.1m in 2019 and, in December, the private equity house LDC acquired a majority stake in a deal reportedly worth £45m.

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Company details
Year2020
Rank23
CompanyCommsworld
ActivityTelecom services provider
LocationEdinburgh
Annual profit growth72.80%
Latest profits £000s*3,074
Latest sales £000s*24,127
Staff100
Founded1994
Websitewww.commsworld.com

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