BrewDog is a multinational brewery and pub chain. BrewDog produces bottled and canned beers in a variety of styles such as ale, stout, India pale ale (IPA) and lager, some of which are also available in keg containers. The bottled beers are distributed to British supermarkets and exported worldwide; kegs are available in the United Kingdom and Ireland, and in a selection of other countries around the world.
Company Growth (employees)
Ellon, GB
Size (employees)
372 (est)+3%
BrewDog was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Ellon, GB

Key People/Management at BrewDog

James Watt

James Watt

Captain and Co-Founder
Stewart Bowman

Stewart Bowman

Head Brewer
Martin Dickie

Martin Dickie

Co - Founder

BrewDog Office Locations

BrewDog has an office in Ellon
Ellon, GB (HQ)
Unit Balmacassie Industrial Estate

BrewDog Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$104.5 m

Latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

10 months


BrewDog's latest funding round in December 2016 was reported to be $10 m. In total, BrewDog has raised $104.5 m. BrewDog's latest valuation is reported to be $1.2 b.

BrewDog Financials

BrewDog's revenue was reported to be £71.9 m in FY, 2016 which is a 61% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

71.9 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

24.8 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

3.2 m

EBITDA (FY, 2016)

7.3 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

4.4 m

Market valuation

1.2 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

3.2 m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


789.4 k1.8 m3.3 m5.9 m10.7 m18.1 m29.6 m44.7 m71.9 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

446.5 k1.4 m2.4 m4.3 m7.7 m11.2 m18.2 m27.8 m47.1 m

Gross profit

343 k384.9 k894.5 k1.7 m3 m6.9 m11.5 m17 m24.8 m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

84.5 k(10.4 k)268 k354.5 k437.1 k2.2 m2.7 m2.7 m3.2 m

Cash From Operating Activities

17.4 k(107.2 k)56.4 k171.4 k1.4 m2.2 m2.5 m3 m(1.2 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(8 k)516.3 k417.9 k1.7 m1.3 m3.8 m1.9 m16.1 m22.4 m

Net Change in Cash

(24 k)338.9 k303.3 k1.5 m(1 m)2.2 m(1 m)1.5 m(556 k)
    GBPY, 2016


    276.6 k

    Financial Leverage

    2.3 x
    Show all financial metrics

    Traffic Overview of BrewDog

    BrewDog Online and Social Media Presence

    BrewDog News and Updates

    BrewDog commits to giving away 20% of profits a year

    Scottish craft beer brewer and bar owner BrewDog has announced that it is to give away 20% of its profits annually, split between its team, and charities. BrewDog has created the BrewDog Unicorn Fund, which it says, is to become central to its business and will see it share 10% of its annual profits…

    A craft-beer maker has plans for 'world domination'

    If BrewDog has its way, its sudsy offerings will be unavoidable around the globe. The Scottish craft brewer is planning for "world domination" as it looks to expand into France, Australia, and Asia, according to analysts at Bernstein. That involves tripling or even quadrupling sales in France and id…

    BrewDog Company Life and Culture

    You may also be interested in