Leader della crescita 2024

Il Sole 24 ORE and Statista present Italy’s Growth Champions 2024. Now in its sixth edition, the list presents the 500 Italian companies with the highest revenue growth between 2019 and 2022.

  • Clear and detailed methodology
  • Segmented by states and industry

Who are

Leader della crescita 2024

project registration

Companies that are interested in participating in next year’s ranking can register below to be notified when applications open.

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The Project

About the project

Italy’s Growth Champions 2024 is the ranking of the 500 Italian companies with the highest revenue growth between 2019 and 2022. The annual ranking compiled by Statista and Il Sole 24 Ore is a visible and public recognition of the companies with the best revenue performance in Italy, published online and in the print edition of Il Sole 24 Ore.



Highest CAGR


Minimum CAGR to be included


Companies awarded

calculation of growth rates

The calculation of company growth rates is based on the revenue figures submitted by the companies in the respective national currency. For better comparability in the ranking the revenue figures were concerned into US dollars. The average rate for the financial year indicated by the company was used for this purpose.

The compound annual growth rate (CAGR) was calculated as follows:


How we work

Group 1161

Application Phase

The project was advertised online and in print, allowing all eligible companies to register via the websites created by Statista and Il Sole 24 Ore. In addition, through research in company databases and other public sources Statista has identified thousands of companies in Italy as potential candidates for the Leader della crescita ranking. These companies were invited to participate in the competition by post and by email.
The application phase ran from 11th April 2023 to 14th July 2023. The submitted revenue figures had to be certified by the CFO, CEO or a member of the Executive Committee of the company.
Group 1162


Revenue of at least €100,000 generated in 2019
Revenue of at least €1.5 million generated in 2022
The company is independent (the company is not a subsidiary or branch office of any kind)
The revenue growth between 2019 and 2022 was primarily organic (i.e. “internally” stimulated)
The company is headquartered in Italy
The company is not in any of the conditions referred to in the art. 80 of the Decreto Legislativo 50/2016
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The list ranks entrants from across Italy by their compound annual growth rate (CAGR) in revenue between 2019 and 2022. The fiscal years that predominantly falls into 2019 and 2022 were used for this calculation.

Group 1157

Quality Assurance

All data reported by the companies was processed and checked by Statista. Missing data entries (employee numbers, address data, etc.) were researched in detail. Companies that did not fulfill the criteria for inclusion in the ranking were deleted.

A detailed report on our methodology is available here.


Our reliable partner

The 24 ORE Group is the main multimedia publishing group active in Italy in the economic, financial, professional and cultural information and training sector. Il Sole 24 ORE is the leading newspaper in Italy in economic, financial and regulatory information; the high profile of the brand that characterizes the entire activity of the Group derives from the authoritativeness of the newspaper with over 150 years of history.

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Marta D'Angelo

Key Account Manager

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