Revenue: £60.1m (+26%)
Net profit margin: 0.7% Staff: 103
A lack of new accounts means we've had to recycle last year's numbers for this London-based education specialist. For Academia's year to 30 June 2018, revenues boomed by over a quarter to £60.1m as it reversed a net loss of £70,000 to a profit of £399,000. In July 2019, the Apple, Adobe, Microsoft and HP partner was one of 44 suppliers to make the cut for Crown Commercial Service's new £550m Education Technology framework.