The Binding Site was set up by professor Jo Bradwell and researchers at Birmingham University to develop specialist blood-tests for diagnosing and monitoring bone marrow cancers and other immune system disorders . Under chief executive Charles de Rohan, sales grew 17% to £92m in 2016, partly as a result of the drop in the value of the pound. More than 90% of sales is generated abroad. Nordic Capital bought a majority stake in 2011 for an undiclosed sum.

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Company details
Year2017
CompanyThe Binding Site
ActivityDiagnostic tests manufacturer
LocationBirmingham
Sales £m92
Operating profit £m26
Staff699
Founded1983
Websitewww.bindingsite.co.uk

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