Naturex (Avignon, France) has received the first prize in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 category of small and medium-sized enterprises with sales of over €50 million in 2007.
During the awards ceremony held at the Palais Brongniart on Nov. 26 in Paris, the natural ingredients company was recognized for its 219% growth spurt over five years.
The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 event honors 50 technology and innovative French companies which have experienced the highest growth rate of revenues over five years from 2007 to 2011.
“We are very honored to have received this award, which highlights our performance over the last five ears and confirms the relevance of our development strategy," said Thierry Lambert, Naturex's chairman and CEO. “I want to dedicate this award to our 1,300 employees around the world, our customers and our shareholders, for their confidence and loyalty, as well as their active involvement in the growth of Naturex," he added.