The basicsCompany name: Smartway
What they do: Pharmaceuticals wholesaler
The Boss: Kirti Patel
The financialsLatest turnover (£,000): 238,420
Four-year compound sales growth (%): 130
Latest Ebitda (£,000): 10,362
The detailsLeicester-based Smartway, run by husband and wife team Hitendra and Kirti Patel, is a pharmaceuticals wholesaler. Registered with the UK Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Authority, this family-run business imports and exports drugs to doctors, pharmacists and hospitals across Europe and further afield. Over the last four years, turnover has jumped from £19.6m to £238.4m, and profits have grown from £2m to £10.4m.
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