Train operator First Great Western has rolled out free wi-fi on its high-speed and Night Riviera sleeper services with support from Nomad Digital. Founded in 2002, this Newcastle firm enables passengers in Europe, America and Australia to check the internet and look for travel information on the move. Under the leadership of co-founder Nigel Wallbridge, 56, Nomad has won customers such as Amtrak, Eurostar, Heathrow Express and Virgin Trains. The business is majority-owned by Amadeus Capital. Sales were £31.6m in 2013.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank66
CompanyNomad Digital
ActivityTransport communications provider
LocationNewcastle
Average 3 year sales growth54.16%
Latest sales £000s31,565
Staff191
Founded2002
Websitewww.nomadrail.com

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