Miss Group takes spot on league table of Britain’s fastest-growing tech firms

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Manchester-based web hosting provider Miss Group, led by serial entrepreneur Mattias Kaneteg, has been ranked at number 15 on the 19th annual Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100.

The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 league table ranks Britain’s private technology, media and telecoms (TMT) companies with the fastest-growing sales.

One of seven companies included this year in the North West, Miss Group hosts more than 250,000 websites for 150,000 SMEs, and saw sales grow to £6.9m last year. Miss Group is also backed by Tech Track 100 sponsor BGF.

The 19th annual Tech Track 100 awards dinner will be held at The Brewery in London on Tuesday November 5th.

The Tech Track 100 is sponsored by Hiscox, Barclays, BDO, BGF and N+1 Singer, and compiled by Fast Track, the Oxford-based research and networking events firm. Bob Thaker, chief executive of Hiscox UK, commented: “Tech companies have once again proved their mettle as they continue to power up growth and innovation. Hats off to all the companies that have made it onto this year’s Tech Track 100.”

This year’s Tech Track 100 companies achieved average sales growth over three years of 105% a year to a combined total of £3.4bn. They employ 18,200 staff, having added 13,200 employees to their combined workforce over the period. London is the most popular location for company headquarters with 57, followed by the southeast (12). Of the remainder, eight are based in the Midlands, seven in the northwest, five each in the east of England and Yorkshire, two each in the southwest and northeast, and one each in Scotland and Wales.The full league table is published as a 10-page supplement within the business section of The Sunday Times on 8 September, both in print and in the digital edition, and on www.fasttrack.co.uk.

Fast Track is a leading research and events company that has created a network of the UK’s top private companies through their rankings in The Sunday Times.

About Fast Track
Fast Track was founded in 1997 by CEO Hamish Stevenson with The Sunday Times as media partner. He secured sponsorship from Sir Richard Branson for his research fellowship in entrepreneurship at Oxford University, where he completed his doctorate and remains an associate fellow. With the help of lots of people, entrepreneurs and sponsors, Fast Track has developed into the thriving network it is today.

About Miss Group
Founded in 2014, Miss Group is an International Web Hosting Group that offers a range of Hosting related services at favorable prices such as Web Hosting, Domain Registration, VPS, Dedicated Servers, Sitebuilder, SSL-Certificate, SEO Tools, Web Security and Domain Management. Miss Group is also ICANN accredited domain name registrar via NameISP.

The company is headquartered in Manchester, UK and has offices in Sweden, Spain, Bulgaria, USA, México & India.

Mattias Kaneteg