International Track 200

Originally part of Siemens Manufacturing Services, this company is the product of a management buyout in 2002, led by managing director Mike Harby. From its Nottingham factory, SMS Electronics produces complex circuit boards for use in products such as video conferencing systems and smart utility meters. Its international clients span the industrial, telecoms, consumer and leisure sectors, with Europe and North America its biggest markets. Demand for its video-conferencing systems, which reduce travel costs for businesses, continues to drive international sales. They have grown 235% a year, from an annualised £3.2m in 2009 to £36.2m in 2011.

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Company details
Year2012
Rank8
CompanySMS Electronics
ActivityElectronics manufacturer
LocationNottingham
2-yr av intl sales growth pa234.97%
International sales £000s36,207
Total sales £000s50,369
Staff135
Founded2002
Websitewww.smselectronics.co.uk

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