Trencadis, Tremend, APSISWARE and Qualitance represent Romania in this year’s Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™ rankings for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), a press release informs. Now in its 17th year, the list is compiled by Deloitte Global’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) industry group.
The four Romanian companies are part of the 62 Central European group of companies that have made it to the ranking.
Systems integrator Trencadis of Baia Mare ranked 176th with a 710 percent growth. The next ranked was Bucharest-based Tremend, who came 371st with a growth of 324 percent, followed by APSISWARE, place 467 after a growth of 241 percent and Qualitance, position 493 with a growth of 226 percent. Both Trencadis and Tremend were also included in this year’s CEE ranking Fast 50.
“I would like to congratulate the Romanian winners of the competition and we are looking to see their continued successes in the years to come,” said Alina Mirea, Partner Deloitte Romania and local coordinator of the program, adding: “Being part of the Fast 500 ranking is a testimony that Romanian companies are highly competitive internationally. Through this initiative Deloitte is at the heart of the most dynamic industry and thus walks hands in hand with the future.”
Deliveroo, a UK company, was the number-one ranked company on the 2017 EMEA Technology Fast 500 list, with an exceptional increase of 107.117 percent. Deliveroo grants consumers the ability to order food from local restaurants, both private and chain, who otherwise may not offer delivery.
Overall, this year’s Technology Fast 500 list for the region features winners from 18 countries, with an average growth rate of 1.377 percent, up from 967 percent in 2016. Growth for individual companies on the list ranged from 220 percent to 107.117 percent.
Most companies in the ranking came from software, media, hardware and communication.
France had the most winners in the Technology Fast 500 for EMEA for a seventh consecutive year — though narrowly surpassing the UK in second. The other top represented regions and countries included Central Europe, the Netherlands and Sweden.