1999 - ARM
The victory for Advanced RISC Machines, the Acorn spin-out, was historic. ARM now ships more chips than Intel but Business Weekly spotted ARM’s potential years ahead of the pack.
ARM is the world's leading semiconductor intellectual property supplier and as such is at the heart of the development of digital electronic products. Headquartered in Cambridge, and employing over 1700 people, ARM has offices around the world, including design centres in France, India, Sweden, and the US and is impacting on every new technology product worth its salt.