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Fastest 50 Awards

13th October 2019

Exwold Technology Limited has been named as one of the 50 fastest growing companies across the North East & were pleased to be placed 37 at the award ceremony-making them the fastest growing privately-owned Chemical company in the North East!

The award ceremony was held on the 11th October at the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Newcastle & was an opportunity to celebrate the fantastic achievement of being named as one of the region's fastest growing companies.

Elaine Warburton OBE, CEO of QuantuMDx was the keynote speaker.

The Fastest 50 list recognises those market leading companies inspiring belief, spearheading innovation and driving change. It is compiled by UK Top 100 law firm Ward Hadaway and supported by The Journal newspaper.

The Ward Hadaway North East Fastest 50 highlights and celebrates the achievements of fast-growing, profitable companies in the region by compiling and publishing an annual list of the 50 fastest growing privately-owned businesses across the region.

Exwold made it into the 2019 list – the 22nd in the event's history - after achieving three years of strong turnover growth whilst still remaining profitable.

Jamie Martin, Senior Partner at Ward Hadaway, said: "Congratulations to Exwold and every company in the Ward Hadaway North East Fastest 50 for 2019 for their tremendous achievement in making this year's list.

"The Fastest 50 shows what terrific companies we have in the region and underlines what a great place the North East is to do business."

Prior to the ceremony, Damien Charlton, a partner in the commercial law team, said; “Our congratulations to all the companies that have made it onto this year’s Fastest 50 list. What unites the businesses we see here is that they all continue to innovate, disrupt and challenge. They are investing in their people and their customers and driving change, even in uncertain times, and this is fueling their growth. I’m looking forward to meeting them and hearing their stories at the awards in October.”

The Ward Hadaway North East Fastest 50 has been published every year since 1998 and is compiled and organised by law firm Ward Hadaway, which has offices in Newcastle, Leeds and Manchester.