This Kent company was founded by Giles Smith, 40, as a general website developer in 1999 but now focuses on the automotive sector, helping retailers and manufacturers promote and sell vehicles online using its NetDirector software tools. Customers include General Motors, Jaguar Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche. It also works with thousands of vehicle dealers in 26 countries throughout Europe, Asia and the Middle East, where it has an office in Dubai. Overseas sales reached £5.3m in 2016.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank5
CompanyGForces
ActivityAutomotive software services
LocationKent
2-yr av intl sales growth pa185.26%
International sales £000s*5,330
Total sales £000s*25,603
Staff219
Founded1999
Websitewww.gforces.co.uk

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