Duncan and Todd owns and operates a chain of opticians in Scotland, with shops stretching from Fife to the Highlands.
With over 40 years' experience, Duncan and Todd manufactures it own lenses at its laboratory in North East Scotland.
With BGF’s support we made significant progress over the past five years and reached a pivotal point in our growth journey.Frances Russell, CEO
Business funding insights
An independent optician with the vision to grow
Royston Bayfield, Bayfields Opticians, and Chris Boyes, an investor in BGF’s Yorkshire team, talks about the ins and outs of seeking and securing growth funding.
What is venture capital and when is it right for your business?
We look at the rise of venture capital in the UK, the types of businesses receiving support, and the pros and cons of this method of funding a business.