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Six Degrees Group Recognised as One of the UK’s Fastest Growing Companies in Science 50 Index

Six Degrees Group (6DG) today announced that it has been recognised as one of the country’s fastest growing companies in the Science 50 Index. The list of fifty companies, which was compiled by the Royal Society and Silicon Valley Comes to the UK, ranks the best performing businesses in the British science and enterprise sectors.

The Science 50 Index is an 'on-going index', which tracks the growth of the high performing businesses, which are boosting economic growth in the UK. The 50 companies selected are part of a larger cohort of 375 fast-growth science-based companies, which were worth a combined £18.5 billion in 2013.

6DG was nominated for the Science 50 Index by the London Science Museum, which has applauded the converged service provider’s impressive 155 per cent growth rate since 2012. 6DG’s place in the Science 50 Index also recognises the company’s investment in data centres, cloud platforms and converged technologies is transforming the way managed services are delivered in the UK.

Alastair Mills, CEO at 6DG said: “We are honoured to have been included in this prestigious group of UK science & technology businesses. Since launching 6DG in 2010 we have accelerated our growth in the cloud, data and unified comms markets. We have a talented team at 6DG and inclusion in the Science 50 Index demonstrates our ability to associate with the UK’s most innovative organisations. It consolidates the belief that we are delivering high quality services to the UK’s rapidly growing mid market.”

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About Six Degrees Group

As a converged technology infrastructure provider, Six Degrees Group (6DG) is transforming the way that managed services are delivered. 6DG has invested in its own datacentres, cloud platforms, next generation data network and VoIP switches and it leverages these core technologies to create its own services. By controlling its portfolio end-to-end and core-to-edge, across a fully converged solutions suite, 6DG is disrupting how ICT managed services are consumed. For further information please visit www.6dg.co.uk

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