International Track 200

Chemist John Saville founded this York-based company in 1876 to develop photographs. Now run by joint managing directors Andy Dyson, 49, and Colin Nixey, 56, it has evolved into an audiovisual technology specialist with two brands. Sparq produces live events, such as conferences and product launches, while Visavvi installs video conferencing technology for corporate clients needing to communicate between international offices. Overseas sales hit £4m in 2017.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank6
CompanySaville Group
ActivityAudiovisual equipment supplier
LocationYork
2-yr av intl sales growth pa166.04%
International sales £000s3,993
Total sales £000s42,145
Staff257
Founded1876
Websitewww.saville.group

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