LONDON, UK – 10 February, 2019 – Element Materials Technology (Element), one of the world’s leading independent providers of materials and product qualification testing, inspection and certification services,  has been listed at number 143 in this year’s Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200.

The impressive debut is recognition of Element’s seventh successive year of sustained and positive revenue and EBITDA growth. The Group’s organic growth and M&A strategy has allowed it to become a world-class, customer-first testing partner with greater capabilities and capacity, wider geographic breadth and superior technical strength. Element’s 6700 engaged experts operate out of 189 laboratories in 33 countries.   

Published on the 10th of February in the Sunday Times, the International Top Track 200 ranks Britain’s

mid-market private companies with the fastest-growing international sales, measured over their latest two years of available accounts. 


Charles Noall, President & CEO of Element, commented: ‘’We are delighted to be included in the Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 which recognizes the Group’s exceptional growth journey.  

Since 2017, we have successfully completed the acquisition and integration of 13 high quality businesses, including the transformative acquisition of Exova PLC., allowing us to significantly increase our international footprint, technical capabilities and global community of experts in order to best support our customers.

As a global leader in the TIC sector, we will continue to pursue our ambitious growth strategy and establish our position as the best and most trusted materials testing partner in the world.’’

In October 2018, the Group was recognized with a top 40 ranking in the Sunday Times’ Top Track 250 league table of Britain’s leading mid-market private companies. Element was ranked number 39 climbing an impressive 105 places since its debut listing in 2016.

About Element 

Element is one of the world’s leading independent providers of materials and product qualification testing, inspection and certification services to the global Aerospace; Transportation & Industrials; Fire & Building Products; and Oil & Gas and Infrastructure sectors, where failure in service is simply not an option.

We exist to help our customers to make certain that the materials, products and systems that they make are safe, quality, compliant and ultimately fit for purpose, leveraging 200 years of testing experience and our global testing capabilities.

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