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Berwyn, PA (November 9, 2017) – Archer® today announced it has been ranked among Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Archer grew 147% percent during the period 2013-2016.
Archer’s chief executive officer, Bryan Dori, credits Archer’s close collaboration with its clients as the primary factor driving the firm’s growth. He said, “We’re all about enabling AUM growth for our clients. Open communication and idea sharing across the firm and with our clients enable us to discover new ways to simplify middle and back office processes as managers expand distribution channels, participate in M&A activity, and take on increased account volume and investment complexity.” Dori was recently named Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 for the Philadelphia Region.
“As we move forward,” continued Dori, “we’re focused on identifying the technology and service delivery strategies that promise sustainable growth for our industry. We’re monitoring emerging trends to foresee what our clients will need. What we know is that investable wealth is on the upswing, and we’re committed to helping our clients participate in that opportunity.”
“The Deloitte 2017 North America Technology Fast 500 winners underscore the impact of technological innovation and world class customer service in driving growth, in a fiercely competitive environment,” said Sandra Shirai, vice chairman, Deloitte Consulting LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. “These companies are on the cutting edge and are transforming the way we do business. We extend our sincere congratulations to all the winners for achieving remarkable growth while delivering new services and experiences for their customers.”
“Emerging growth companies are powering innovation in the broader economy. The growth rates delivered by the companies on this year’s North America Technology Fast 500 ranking are a bright spot for the capital markets and a strong indicator that the emerging growth technology sector will continue to deliver a strong return on investment,” said Heather Gates, national managing director of Deloitte & Touche LLP’s emerging growth company practice. “Deloitte is dedicated to supporting the best and brightest companies of the future in the emerging growth company sector. We are proud to acknowledge the significant accomplishments of this year’s Fast 500 winners.”
About Deloitte’S 2017 Technology Fast 500™
Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies — both public and private — in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2013 to 2016.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company’s operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.
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