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HBS Group Southern identified in London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ report

We are delighted to announce that HBS Group Southern has been identified as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain. The report is a celebration of the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses across the UK.

To be included in the list, companies needed to show consistent revenue growth over a minimum of three years, significantly outperforming their industry peers. More detail on the methodology can be found in the report online at

HBS Group Southern is an award-winning mechanical, electrical and renewable energy specialist, providing consultancy, design, installation and maintenance services to organisations throughout the UK. The Group focuses on delivering efficient building services that make a positive difference to our clients, partners and communities whilst continually striving to innovate and raise industry standards.

Over the last 65 years HBS has adapted and grown into a multi-discipline engineering group. One that is renowned for its proven expertise and experience in meeting the ever-evolving needs of the housebuilding, construction, commercial and public sectors.

James Bull, HBS New Energies Managing Director, said

“This latest award pays testament to the outstanding work and consistent performance by the entire team at HBS. We are now in a strong position to execute our growth strategy and take advantage of the improving UK economy. We will continue to drive forward sustainability and energy efficiency while improving industry standards, taking a positive step towards becoming the leading innovator in the building services and energy markets. HBS is very proud to be have been recognised as a London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain.”

Nikhil Rathi, CEO, London Stock Exchange Plc:

“We warmly congratulate all of the companies identified in this year’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ report. Five years on, the report continues to demonstrate the strength and diversity of British businesses across the country. These dynamic companies are the backbone of our economy, playing an important role in the UK’s ability to innovate, export and grow. This report is a significant part of London Stock Exchange Group’s broader campaign to support UK high growth companies. We are committed to championing British businesses and Britain’s dynamic entrepreneurial spirit.”

A full searchable database of all of the companies along with a downloadable pdf of the publication can be found online at


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