1000 Companies to Inspire Europe 2018

29th October 2018

1000 Companies to Inspire Europe 2018

FES Support Services identified in London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Europe’ report.

  • FES Support Services recognised in third edition of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Europe report
  • Report demonstrates critical importance of high-growth private small and medium sized companies (SMEs) to future European economic growth, innovation and job creation
  • FES Support Services is one of the specialist operating companies within the FES Group which incorporates Audio Visual, Communications, Energy, Frameworks, Fire and Security, High Voltage up to 66kV, Mechanical & Electrical Engineering, Multi-Utility Installations and Property Services.

FES Support Services has been identified as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Europe. The report is a celebration of high-growth and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses across Europe.

To be included in the list, companies needed to show consistent revenue growth over a minimum of three years, significantly outperforming their country peers. More detail on the methodology can be found in the report online at www.1000companies.com.

Jason Cross, FES Support Services, Managing Director
“FES Support Services is delighted to be recognised in the third edition of the London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Europe’ report. This is a great achievement made possible by the committed and dedicated staff within the FES Group.”


Jyrki Katainen, European Commission Vice-President for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness:
"SMEs are the backbone of the European economy, which is solid and growing. Thanks to structural reforms in Member States, but also to dynamic and innovative, high-growth SMEs, employment has reached new record levels with almost 240 million people in jobs. We need to continue on that path and create a favourable business environment enabling cutting edge innovators and solid manufacturing SMEs to grow and reach their full potential. Stock exchanges, such as London Stock Exchange Group, are an essential part of our Capital Markets Union, helping those with ideas to meet their financers."


Nikhil Rathi, CEO, London Stock Exchange Plc:
“The economic potential of Europe’s fastest growing companies is clear in ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Europe’. The report shows high-growth SMEs are the innovators, job creators and drivers of economic growth. They have the potential to transform the European economy and give the next generation of young people the future they deserve.

“So, it is vital that we give these companies, and companies like them, access to suitable growth finance. London Stock Exchange Group is committed to supporting the job creators of tomorrow, increasing their access to long-term patient capital to fund their continued success.”

A full searchable database of all of the companies along with a downloadable pdf of the publication can be found online at www.1000companies.com