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When the internet giant AOL decided to offer its British customers the chance to make telephone calls, it turned to Gamma, a voice and data network operator. Paul Banner and Phil Corbishley founded the Newbury company in 2001. They were previously colleagues at the venture-capital firm SCI Private Equity, which now holds a 22% stake in Gamma. Sales have risen 261% a year from an annualised £5.5m in 2002 to £72.2m in 2004. This rapid growth is partly due to the acquisition of three British telecoms resellers. One of them, Uniworld Communications, was bought last year for £10m.

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Company details
ActivityTelecoms network operator
Average 3 year sales growth261.32%
Latest sales £000s72,216

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