Kyriba Ranked 184th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2009 Technology Fast 500
Attributes its 737% Percent Revenue Growth to Focus on Global Liquidity Management and Adoption of SaaS Model
San Diego, CA – October 20, 2009 – Kyriba Corporation, today announced that it ranked number 184 on Technology Fast 500™, Deloitte LLP’s ranking of 500 of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth during the five year period from 2004–2008. Kyriba grew 737% percent during this period. Kyriba’s CEO, Jean-Luc Robert, credits Kyriba’s Software-as-a-Service model and its focus on delivering cash visibility to multi-national companies with the company’s 737% revenue growth over the past five years. “Our subscription-based service offers treasurers a modest entry point into automation and delivers them the insights they need to capture emerging opportunities, improve team productivity, and more effectively manage risk. Kyriba’s fast recurring revenue growth through this turbulent economic environment validates that our global focus and SaaS delivery model are providing unique value to companies seeking to proactively manage liquidity.”
“Technology Fast 500™ recognizes innovative companies that have broken down barriers to success and defied the odds with their remarkable five-year revenue growth,” said Phil Asmundson, Vice Chairman and U.S. Technology, Media and Telecommunications leader, Deloitte LLP. “We congratulate Kyriba on this accomplishment.”
“With its impressive five-year growth, Kyriba has earned its position among the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America,” said Mark Jensen, Managing Partner, Technology and Venture Capital Services, Deloitte & Touche LLP. ”Deloitte is proud to honor Kyriba for its achievement.”
Technology Fast 500™ Selection and Qualifying Criteria
Technology Fast 500™ provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. This ranking is compiled from nominations submitted directly to the Technology Fast 500™ website, and public company database research conducted by Deloitte. Technology Fast 500™ award winners for 2009 are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth during the five year period from 2004 to 2008.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500™ recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or proprietary technology that contributes to a significant portion of the company’s operating revenues. Using other companies’ technology or intellectual property in a unique way does not satisfy this requirement. Consulting companies, professional service firms, etc. are not eligible unless they have proprietary technology that contributes to a significant portion of their operating revenues.
Technology Fast 500™ award eligibility requirements also include base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. These revenues must have more than doubled between 2004 and 2008. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America.
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