The Business

Founded in 1994, headquartered in Diss, Norfolk with manufacturing facilities in the UK and Romania.

A global leader in designing, manufacturing and distributing high precision components to the automotive and motor sport industries.

BF1 systems have an established blue chip client base across motor sport including Formula One, GT racing and Formula E along with high performance road car manufacturers.

The Deal

Minority investment from the Business Growth Fund, the UK’s most active investor in small and medium companies.

Experienced industry chairman added to the board.

Support and funding in place to implement the detailed business growth plan.

Value Add

JDC have worked with the company and shareholders since 2015.

Acted as lead adviser to both the company and shareholders throughout the transaction to a successful completion.

JDC provided tax planning advice to ensure the most tax effective deal structure.


Norfolk – Head Office
Europe – Operations


Automotive & Motor Sport


Minority Investment

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JDC have fantastic private equity knowledge and provided invaluable advice and support throughout the entire process. It was great to work with the JDC team and I would highly recommend them to any company looking to raise private equity investment.

Graham Peel bf1systems