Company name: The Benefit Express (trading as Thomsons Online Benefits)
What they do: Provider of employee benefits packages
The boss: Michael Whitfield
Latest turnover (?,000): 20,848
Four-year compound sales growth (%): 34
Latest Ebitda (?,000): 1,984
?We make custom benefits packages easy to create and administer and give employees a say in the benefits they receive. They can trade benefits they don’t value, for those they do,” explains Thomsons Online Benefits chief executive Michael Whitfield.
The company’s 34 per cent compound growth over the last four years is reflected in its move to 20,000 square feet of prime office space in the Victoria area of London, and a growing headcount of 300 people in multiple locations around the world. Says Whitfield: ?We’ve come a long way: we founded the business above a burger bar in 2000.
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