EDM Group provides services in digital mailroom, print room, document digitisation, records management, online document hosting and SaaS solutions for business process management.
EDM Group is an international information management specialist.
LDC originally backed the BIMBO of Sala International in 2010. This was quickly followed by the acquisition of two complementary businesses, Arrow Imaging and Microstat.
In September 2011 Sala International merged with EDM creating one of the UK’s largest providers of outsourced information management services - EDM Group.
EDM Group has a buy & build growth strategy and since LDC’s original investment has completed a number of strategic UK and international acquisitions to increase its global footprint position and become an innovative player in other markets.
Since LDC backed the original investment EDM has seen its annual turnover grow over 200%.
In 2016 EDM Topped the Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 which ranks Britain’s mid-market private companies with the fastest-growing international sales. EDM have grown international sales by an average of 247% a year with overseas turnover now representing more than half of total sales.
Image - EDM Group ranks as Number 1 in the Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200
It was a natural decision to go to America, where the business style is very similar to the UK. We acquired a business over there and it's done very well for us. The American market is much larger than the UK's, and we now generate half our revenue from over there. Sam Ferguson, Global CEO, EDM