Sophos ranked 35th in BusinessWeek's Europe 500 list

Sophos Press Release
BusinessWeek

Sophos, a world leader in protecting businesses against viruses and spam, has been positioned at number 35 in BusinessWeek's Europe 500 list, which recognises Europe's high-growth, job-creating companies. The list represents several business sectors - in the IT services sector, Sophos is the second highest ranking company.

"Sophos is pleased with their ranking in this year's Europe 500 list," said Carole Theriault, security consultant for Sophos. "All of Sophos's staff can feel proud to have their company ranked so highly in the Top 500. This is a futher indication of Sophos's success at delivering world class products and services."

The Europe 500 list was founded by BusinessWeek and Europe's Entrepreneurs for Growth, a Brussels-based organisation that represents more than 3,000 entrepreneurs.

In order to be considered for the Europe 500 list, companies must have been founded before 2001, have a minimum of 50 employees and be based either in one of the fifteen core European Union member states, Iceland, Norway, or Switzerland. Companies to be considered also need to show profits at least once during a three-year reference period.

Sophos employs almost 900 staff worldwide, and has offices across Europe and the rest of the world.

For further information about the Europe 500 list please visit the BusinessWeek website.

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Plus de 100 millions d’utilisateurs dans 150 pays ont retenu Sophos comme la meilleure défense du marché contre les menaces complexes et les risques de pertes de données. Régulièrement primées, ses solutions intégrées de sécurisation et de protection des informations sont simples à déployer, à administrer et à utiliser, et offrent le coût global de possession le plus avantageux du marché. Elles permettent le chiffrement des données, la protection des systèmes d’extrémité et des mobiles, la sécurisation du Web et de la messagerie et le contrôle d’accès réseau, avec le support permanent des SophosLabs, le réseau mondial de centres d'analyse des menaces de Sophos.

Les sièges sociaux de Sophos se trouvent à Boston, États-Unis et à Oxford, Royaume-Uni.