Antivirus world leader Avast sees 2014 profits soar

Czech based computer anti-virus and security company Avast said revenues and profits for 2014 rose by around 50%. Profits and revenues are seen rising at a slightly lower rate this year. Avast is expecting to open a new office headquarters in Prague’s Pankrác area this year. Around 90% of Avast’s workforce is based in the Czech Republic, mainly at offices in Prague and Brno. Avast is the biggest provider of computer security software in the world. The offer of free security software is to be expanded to business customers as part of a new business model.

Author: Chris Johnstone