In the 10 years since he launched Rapha, Simon Mottram, 49, has built an international brand with a strong following among cyclists around the world. The London company is the official supplier to Team Sky and has signed a clothing deal with Sir Bradley Wiggins. Its range of premium cycling clothing is mainly sold online and through its stores on four continents, generating sales of £38.8m in the year to January 2015. It also offers cycling holidays in Europe, Japan, Australia and America through Rapha Travel.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank94
CompanyRapha
ActivityCycling apparel maker and retailer
LocationNorth London
Annual sales rise over 3 years44.38%
Latest sales £000s38,850
Staff223
Founded2004
Websitewww.rapha.cc

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