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Some 56% of the Trailblazers expect their sales to grow by at least 20% over the next 12 months (a further 23% predict growth of 10-19%); 44% are very confident about the prospects for their business, against only 5% of companies that have grown more slowly.

A strong, ongoing commitment to investment in technological innovation as well as research and development is a crucial factor that clearly sets the UK’s high-growth businesses apart from their rivals.

High-growth companies understand the power of strong leadership. They are led by management teams which have a clear vision for success and a strategy for achieving that vision. These inspiring leaders are able to communicate their ambitions to their colleagues, working collaboratively with all staff to execute on their plans.

Ethos Partners has acquired a majority equity interest in Miles 33 Group Ltd, a leading supplier of digital publishing solutions, in a secondary management buyout in a disposal by Ares Capital.

At a recent event, representatives from Britain’s leading manufacturers were joined by expert speakers to discuss the needs of businesses in the sector, as well as the blueprint for an ecosystem of support that could help accelerate growth in domestic and international markets.

I recently joined Santander as Head of Corporate and Commercial Banking here in the UK. It’s been wonderful to hear the consistent and very strong feedback that we get from customers on our service and our genuine interest and desire to help businesses prosper and deliver on their ambitions.


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