Darktrace Ranks 4th in the ‘Deloitte UK Fast 50’
Darktrace, the world’s leading AI company for cyber defense, has today announced that it ranked 4th in the ‘Deloitte 2018 UK Technology Fast 50’ at an awards ceremony in London last night, with a four-year growth rate of 4,829%. Darktrace also achieved the accolade of Cambridgeshire and East regional winner.
The Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 is one of the UK’s foremost technology award programmes. Now in its twentieth year, it is a ranking of the country’s 50 fastest-growing technology companies, based on financial performance over the last four years. The UK Fast 50 awards are all about growth driven by leading intellectual property and are a celebration of innovation and entrepreneurship.
Duncan Down, lead partner for the Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50, said: “We are now in our third decade of celebrating the country’s fastest-growing technology companies through the UK Fast 50 awards, and the rate of growth continues to impress. The UK start-up scene is in excellent health, with strong access to talent and funding.”
To soar from a ‘Rising Star’ in 2017 to securing a top five position in the Deloitte 2018 UK Technology Fast 50 is testament to the exceptional growth Darktrace has experienced in the past year,” said Poppy Gustafsson, CEO, Darktrace. “Artificial intelligence is now fundamental in the battle against cyber-attackers, and Darktrace is proud to be at the forefront of this change”.
Darktrace is the world’s leading AI company for cyber security. Created by mathematicians, the Enterprise Immune System uses machine learning and AI algorithms to detect and respond to cyber-threats across diverse digital environments, including cloud and virtualized networks, IoT and industrial control systems. The technology is self-learning and requires no set-up, identifying threats in real time, including zero-days, insiders and stealthy, silent attackers. Darktrace is headquartered in San Francisco and Cambridge, UK, and has 33 offices worldwide.