The Top List of 500 Growth Champions includes companies which, according to a survey carried out by FOCUS in cooperation with STATISTA, were among Germany’s fastest growing businesses during the period from 2016 to 2019. 12,500 companies with significant growth in employees or sales were filtered out from over 2 million companies registered in the commercial register, and invited to apply. The Alpha Real Estate Group was able to secure 51st place.
Interview with Alexander von Cramm, CFO of Alpha Real Estate Group: “Being nominated as one of Germany’s Growth Champions two years in a row naturally fills us with immense pride. We are particularly delighted in light of the current situation, and our entire team deserves special praise for this great achievement. We constantly endeavour to improve our standards and will strive to continue our sustainable and profitable growth in the coming years, too.
The Alpha Real Estate Group has achieved significant growth over the last seven years. Its focus lies on the privatisation of apartments throughout Germany. At the same time, the Alpha Real Estate Group covers all services in the areas of purchasing, financing, asset and property management as well as sales. The Alpha Full Service covers all important factors of professional investments in existing properties. From inspecting the building and locations, through expert advice and customer-specific financial brokerage, to professional management by our in-house property and rental services.
About “FOCUS-BUSINESS Growth Champion 2020”
FOCUS-Business presents the Top List of Growth Champions. The nominated companies must be independent (no subsidiaries or branches) and have their head office in Germany. The companies must also have had a turnover of at least 100,000 euros in 2015 and at least 1.8 million euros in 2018. The average growth rate must not have fallen below 16.7 percent.
On behalf of FOCUS-Business, Statista, the market research institute, examined over 2 million companies and pre-selected thousands of businesses with above-average growth. Companies featured in the list of the top 500 companies are awarded the title “Growth Champion 2020”. The corresponding issue (issue 3/2020) of FOCUS-Business went on sale on 13 October.
Based in Hamburg, the Statista Institute was responsible for determining the list of Growth Champion candidates and for managing the applications. In addition to its research services, the company also operates the statistics portal, statista.com, with access to over 22,500 sources and over one million statistics.