Telent provides communications support for telecom, railway and highway operators, as well as emergency services and local councils. The Warwick firm’s highest-profile contract is supporting BT on its nationwide broadband upgrade. In the last year it won contracts with Network Rail and Transport for London. Mark Plato, 55, is chief executive.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank78
CompanyTelent
ActivityCommunications support provider
LocationWarwick
Sales £m321.0
Operating profit £m17.4
Main shareholdersTusk Investments (100%)
Staff1,465
Founded2006
Websitewww.telent.com

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