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About us

BGF is an investment partner for growing companies in every sector of the economy. We provide the tools you need to grow, from funding to expertise, while letting you set the course.

We believe in the power of brilliant businesses to drive innovation, generate progress and deliver prosperity. And we thrive in our role to help make that happen.

Established as an independent investment company under the leadership of CEO Stephen Welton.
Offices opened in Edinburgh, London, Birmingham and Bristol.
Financial backing from Barclays, HSBC, Lloyds, RBS and Standard Chartered. Authorised and registered by the FCA.

£100m invested.
Offices opened in Aberdeen, Manchester.

£250m invested.

BGF Quoted launched.
Reading office opened.
£500m invested and 100 companies backed.

Offices opened in Nottingham, Belfast and Cardiff.
BGF becomes first investment company to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category.

 

 

 

 

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