CarFinance 247 has been ranked in the top ten of the Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 list for the third consecutive year.
The Manchester based firm was ranked number nine in the UK, making it the highest placed business in the North West. It has managed an average annual sales growth over the past three years of 121 per cent, well above this year’s Fast Track average of 65 per cent. The business posted annual sales of £38.6m this year, and growth of 61 per cent. The firm has doubled staff numbers over the past two years, relocating its 400-strong team to new head quarters at Universal Square in Manchester this year.
CarFinance 247 Managing Director Reg Rix, who owns and runs the business with brother Louis, commented, “Being included in this list is a huge honour for us and we’re understandably extremely proud. It’s reflective of the hard work and dedication from our whole team. “While maintaining our focus on continually improving the customer experience and strong relationships with lenders, this year has been a significant one for the business – relocating our entire team to new offices in Manchester. We’re now set for further growth and have got lots of exciting plans for the future. “
Sir Richard Branson of Virgin, the title sponsor for all 21 years of the Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track, commented: “The achievements of the companies on this year’s Fast Track 100 list are fantastic. It’s clear over the coming years UK business will have to adapt to different conditions and we must do all we can to support our entrepreneurs – who will be the engines of growth for Britain.”