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Remote access software is among the products sold by this IT security distributor, which saw record sales when the government first asked the country to work from home. Phil Brown, 58, Sean Remnant, 49, Paul Risk, 40, and Peter Ledger, 39, each had almost 20 years of IT experience when they launched the firm in 2015. Based in Farnborough, it sources new software and distributes it in the UK and Nordic countries. It focuses on helping companies prevent data breaches — a growing market as workers shift to remote working. Sales hit £28.7m in the year to April.

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Company details
Year2020
Rank35
CompanyIgnition Technology
ActivitySoftware distributor
LocationFarnborough
Annual sales rise over 3 years69.73%
Latest sales £000s28,681
Staff32
Founded2015
Websitewww.ignition-technology.com

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