This Cheshire company makes ventilation and specialist building products, such as protective membranes used in roofing and timber-framed buildings. It owns manufacturing plants in South Wales, Nottingham and South Africa. BPD has French and German subsidiaries, which helped international turnover rise to £3.6m in 2015. Joint managing directors Graham Dronfield, 52, and Neil Rideout, 54, head the business.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank45
CompanyBPD
ActivityBuilding product manufacturer
LocationCheshire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa62.70%
International sales £000s3,641
Total sales £000s29,603
Staff257
Founded2002
Websitewww.buildingproductdesign.com

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