SME Export Track 100

Chief executive Phil Carroll, 40, set up this firm in 2007. It sells metal powders – used for 3D printing of products such as turbine blades and medical implants – to countries including Germany, Italy and the US, where it also has offices. Annualised exports hit £7.7m in 2016 and last year it expanded its authorised reseller network to 13 countries. Next month the Cheshire firm will relocate to a £20m manufacturing facility near Liverpool.

This profile reflects the company at time of publication and does not reflect any changes that may have subsequently occurred. Fast Track and its sponsors do not endorse, guarantee or recommend investment in any of the companies.

Company details
CompanyLPW Technology
ActivityMetal powder manufacturer
2 yr av intl sales growth % pa63.86%
International sales £000s†7,668
Total sales £000s†10,406

If applicable:

* Supplied by company † Annualised figure