This London company supplies highly skilled technical professionals to oil and gas companies across the globe. Founder John Richards started the business in 1987 after 12 years as an oil-industry consultant. Mentor IMC now has offices in Britain, America, Singapore and Australia to handle its blue-chip clients. Iceni Capital has recently invested an undisclosed sum for a 55% stake, which will fund further expansion and acquisitions. Sales have grown 108% a year from £3.1m in 2005 to £28.2m in 2008.
|Company||Mentor IMC Group|
|Activity||Oil industry consultancy|
|Annual sales rise over 3 years||107.91%|
|Latest sales £000s||28,215|
* supplied by company † annualised figure