Founded in 2007 by chief executive Emmanuel Tahar, 40, and Rodolphe de Hemptinne, 43, Third Bridge researches investment markets and economic stories for private-equity firms, hedge funds and strategy consultants. It recently analysed the fallout from the VW emissions crisis, for example. The London-based company has offices on three continents, including new premises in New York, and international sales hit £25.8m in 2015.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank41
CompanyThird Bridge
ActivityResearch services provider
LocationCentral London
2-yr av intl sales growth pa70.27%
International sales £000s25,802
Total sales £000s32,252
Staff306
Founded2007
Websitewww.thirdbridge.com

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