Bridewell Consulting, a Reading-based company specialising in cybersecurity and data privacy, was listed among the top 10 high-growth small and medium-sized enterprises on the Thames Valley SME100 Growth index. Companies needed to achieve a significant increase in their turnover to be included in the list. A 4.2% rise in turnover since 2020 and an overall growth of 84% placed Bridewell Consulting at number nine on the growth index list.
Anthony Young and Scott Nicholson: Scaling the business through a pandemic, having multiple remote interviews and the remote onboarding of new staff as well as the continuation of building a collaborative culture virtually without members of staff becoming ‘zoomed out’. Building a new website that represents our brand. Missing out on the Christmas party.
Anthony Young and Scott Nicholson: Growing the business 75% through a pandemic while also gaining private equity investment to fuel our growth overseas.
Anthony Young and Scott Nicholson: Doubling headcount to 200 people and expanding the business into North America and Asia. Being recognised as a top 5 independent cyber security company in the UK.
Bridewell Consulting is a cybersecurity company providing global, 24x7/365 managed detection and response services and cyber security consultancy. Bridewell delivers a vast number of services across critical national infrastructure, aviation, financial services, government and oil and gas. The company holds several industry accreditations including NCSC, CREST, ASSURE, IASME Consortium, Cyber Essentials Plus, ISO27001, ISO9001 and are a PCI DSS QSA company.
All Thames Valley SME 100 Growth members are now invited to enter the nominations to this year’s awards, which will recognise outstanding achievements in six categories.