Walker Filtration named in North East Fastest 50 Awards.
Posted on November 4th, 2022
Walker Filtration has been named one of the 50 fastest growing companies in the North East.
The prestigious Ward Hadaway North East Fastest 50 Awards, in association with The Journal, celebrate growth, innovation and the commercial achievements of North East businesses.
Based on financial data filed with Companies House, the list ranks the fifty best performing privately-owned companies which have consistently increased turnover over the past three financial years, whilst remaining profitable. Walker Filtration was ranked #36.
Headquartered in the North East of England, and with sales offices worldwide, Walker Filtration’s placing in the 2022 list follows three years of consistent increase in turnover and profitability.
Damien Charlton, a Partner at Ward Hadaway’s Newcastle Office, said, “Congratulations to Walker Filtration for featuring in the 2022 Ward Hadaway North East Fastest 50, it’s an incredible achievement and testament to your talented team, innovation and passion for your business and the industries you work within.”
Steve Bittle, Global General Manager at Walker Filtration commented: “The continued growth of Walker Filtration is a direct result of the hard work of our whole team, and their dedication to the company’s core values of Commitment, Interaction and Innovation.
Despite the global economic challenges of the past three years, we increased employee numbers by 21%, acquired new manufacturing facilities in Italy, expanded our international sales team, and grew by 24.2%. We are delighted that our success has been recognised and we are proud to be amongst the North East’s fastest growing companies.”
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