Kingdom is pleased to announce that is has been included in Real Business’s Hot 100 list of the UK’s fastest growing private companies in 2015.
Real business is the most-read SME website dedicated to high-growth businesses and entrepreneurs. They describe themselves as the “champion of UK enterprise”, and provide daily news, unique insight and invaluable guides, making them an essential resource for thriving businesses.
The Real Business Hot 100 list was first published in 1997 to showcase the UK’s fastest-growing private companies, and is has been described as “the most rigorous and definitive analysis of the UK’s mid-market economy”.
Real Business’s Hot 100 profile of Kingdom says:
‘Having recently acquired Basingstoke-based MJF Security and Sunwin Managed Security from Cardtronics, Kingdom has established itself in The Hot 100 at number 95.
‘These acquisitions have also seen it move up Infologue’s rankings of the top thirty security companies in the UK. Sunwin is a provider of manned guarding services with approximately 640 security professionals, while MJF is a multi-disciplined business with an established client base spanning London and the home counties.
‘Managing Director, Terry Barton, said the acquisitions should open up further opportunities for the company, pointing to Sunwin’s “fantastic customer base, operational structure and service delivery model”.
‘The acquisitions added £24.5m to its security services annual turnover in the first two months of 2015. This follows a pattern of sensible acquisition growth for the company, which has contributed to its position in The Hot 100, along with business retention and organic growth.’
This is the second time in recent months that the company has been included in such a list. Kingdom was also named as one of the UK’s 100 fastest growing private companies at the end of last year when they were included in the Investec Mid-Market 100 list of fastest growing UK companies, and is a further sign of how the company continues to go from strength to strength.
Kingdom was established in 1993 and operates nationally. Commercial and service strength supported with organic and acquisition growth has seen Kingdom become one of the largest privately owned companies in the UK within their areas of service expertise. Commercially strong, they have a strategy to continually grow and strengthen by expanding their services and offering a complete support service to their customers. They have all the power of a national organisation you would expect but support their service provision from their network of regional support offices. Kingdom’s services include security personnel, reception and concierge, commercial cleaning, mobile patrol, key holding & response, environmental protection and their intelligence & cyber division. To find out more about Kingdom, please visit their website: www.kingdom.co.uk, or call 0845 051 7700.