Newcastle-based financial services group True Potential LLP has become the only firm in the North East to make a league table of the 500 fastest-growing technology companies across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Only 74 companies from the UK as whole feature on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA 2013.
Managing partner at the company David Harrison credited its growth over the past five years to its commitment to innovation.
“We are delighted to be recognised amongst this elite group of companies,” he said. “At True Potential our focus is to harness the power of technology to drive change and revolutionise the way wealth management is delivered to clients.”
The company now provides technology and business support services to more than 22% of the UK adviser market, as well as offering financial advisory services for private individuals.
Harrison added: “Advisers are choosing to use our award-winning integrated wealth platform as a way to simplify their business and deliver a differentiated service to clients.
“Through our client websites we enable advisers to show added value, which is essential in the current climate.
“We are committed to developing innovative ways that allow advisers to service clients more effectively than ever before, in a way that suits their lifestyle.”
The Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA programme is designed to recognise technology companies that have achieved the fastest rates of revenue growth in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) during the past five years.
Combining technological innovation, entrepreneurship and rapid growth, Fast 500 companies span a variety of industry sectors, ranging from hardware to life sciences.
David Halstead, partner in charge of the programme at Deloitte, said: “Making the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 is commendable in today’s highly competitive technology industry.
“We congratulate True Potential on being one of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in the region.”