Founded in 2007 by James Watt, 37, and Martin Dickie, 36, this Scottish brewer has opened more than 70 bars as far afield as Brazil and Japan, as well as breweries in Brisbane and Ohio. BrewDog was valued at £1bn in 2017 when it sold a 22% stake to US private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners for £213m. Its 95,000 “equity punks” have bought shares through a public prospectus and own 20% of the company.

This profile reflects the company at time of publication and does not reflect any changes that may have subsequently occurred. Fast Track and its sponsors do not endorse, guarantee or recommend investment in any of the companies.

Company details
Year2019
CompanyBrewDog
ActivityBrewery
LocationAberdeenshire
Sales £m172
Operating profit £m1
Staff1,247
Founded2007
Websitewww.brewdog.com

If applicable:

* supplied by company † annualised figure