Silixa, the global provider of best-in-class distributed fibre optic solutions, has been named as UK’s fastest growing electronics company in the prestigious Deloitte Fast 50 Awards.
The ranking is based on revenue growth over the last five years, during which Silixa grew 1118%. Apart from being number one in the electronics category, this growth rate also placed Silixa as the 19th fastest growing company in the overall category in the UK.
The UK Fast 50, recognised internationally as one of the most important business awards, is one of the UK’s foremost technology awards programmes, and it acknowledges the 50 fastest growing technology companies in the UK.
“To be named as the fastest growing UK electronics company in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 is a great achievement for Silixa. I believe this recognition, as well as Silixa having been selected as one of the finalist in the Best Visualization and Collaboration Category for the World Oil Awards earlier this year is a testimony to our capabilities and our dedication to the industry. 2013 has been an exciting year for us! “said Mahmoud Farhadiroushan, Silixa’s co-founder and CEO.
Established in 2007, Silixa Ltd. provides distributed fibre optic solutions that can provide unique benefits for tackling a multiplicity of challenges across a number of industrial markets.
With an investment backing from Lime Rock Partners, Chevron Technology Ventures, and Statoil Technology Invest, the company has been rapidly growing and expanding its business in the global energy, security and environmental monitoring markets.
With headquarters and research facilities in London, United Kingdom, and an operational base in Houston, USA, Silixa operates globally, across five continents.