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GForces is Europe’s leading provider of digital solutions to the automotive industry. Working with more of the UK Top 200 dealer groups, more OEMs and more international businesses than any rival, we help our clients navigate and maximise their online presence across mobile and desktop platforms. GForces’ NetDirector software suite, combined with market-leading insight and data governance, ensures that our customers have all the tools they need to drive their digital dealerships.

TypePrivate
Founded1999
HQBearsted, GB
Websitegforces.co.uk
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)218(-2%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£24.2 M(-6%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

GForces Office Locations

GForces has offices in Bearsted, Birmingham, Doncaster and Dubai
Bearsted, GB (HQ)
Corbin Business Park, Caring Lane
Birmingham, GB
3160, Park Square, Birmingham Business Park
Doncaster, AU
Suite 2Ground Floor/651 Doncaster Rd
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GForces Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1999
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GForces Revenue

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GForces's revenue was reported to be £24.20 m in FY, 2018
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Revenue (FY, 2018)

24.2m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

4.3m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

17.9%

Net income (FY, 2018)

1.5m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

869.2k

EBIT (FY, 2018)

689.1k

Cash (31-Oct-2018)

2.9m
GBPFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

10.6m15.1m20.8m22.4m25.6m26.0m24.2m

Revenue growth, %

38%8%

Cost of goods sold

7.9m11.2m15.9m17.1m19.5m19.4m19.9m

Gross profit

2.7m3.9m4.9m5.3m6.1m6.6m4.3m
GBPFY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

90.3k15.5k3.9k13.8k4.3k21.2k1.2k29.7k1.2k148.2k1.6m4.0m2.9m

Accounts Receivable

462.0k572.6k546.1k783.5k1.2m1.8m3.5m6.2m7.9m8.6m7.7m7.7m

Inventories

3.0k15.6k80.1k255.6k

Current Assets

91.0k20.2k49.2k87.5k124.7k333.1k439.4k462.0k572.6k567.3k784.7k1.3m1.8m3.5m6.3m8.2m10.4m12.4m12.2m
GBPFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

831.3k1.3m1.8m2.1m2.9m3.1m1.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

353.0k155.7k30.7k4.7k290.4k2.3m3.1m834.6k

Dividends Paid

143.4k142.1k316.3k542.7k726.7k1.4m1.6m

Cash From Financing Activities

117.4k40.2k(62.3k)(12.4k)100.4k(88.0k)255.7k(354.8k)
GBPFY, 2000

Financial Leverage

167 x
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GForces Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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GForces Online and Social Media Presence

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GForces Blogs

April Monthly Roundup

April sees new demand for ecommerce across the world. April has not only been our busiest month of the year, but it’s also been one of our best ever for new site and service launches. In total, 32 NetDirector® websites and products went live in April. We’ve seen a major… Continue reading The post A…

March Monthly Roundup

Spring into our March highlights. March saw an impressive twenty new additions to the NetDirector® family of websites for GForces. This included several existing clients welcoming new franchises to their businesses. We also saw clients migrating their digital dealerships to NetDirector® Auto-e, our …

Our Easter Opening Hours

We’ll be open this Saturday! The long Easter weekend beckons. And we know for many of our clients, it will be business as usual in between the cracking open of the odd chocolate egg. So, we’d like to take this opportunity to remind you of our Easter opening hours. You… Continue reading The post Our…

February Monthly Roundup

February’s new additions to the NetDirector® platform. As a month famous for Valentine’s Day, Groundhog Day, and the last days of winter, it’s perhaps ironic that February is also the month with the fewest number of days. However, GForces didn’t let something like a shorter month than usual slow our…

January Monthly Roundup

January proved to be anything but a cold start for new NetDirector® sites January is often a month of great promise. Everyone’s New Year resolutions are still freshly in mind, and we often gain an extra spring in our step, safe in the knowledge that winter is finally on the… Continue reading The po…

The Automotive Management Awards 2019

An am-azing evening celebrating the industry’s best and brightest. The AM Awards 2019 took place last night at the impressive International Convention Centre in Birmingham. In the last twelve months our industry has faced tough challenges, from a decline in new car sales to the very real impact of B…
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GForces Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was GForces founded?

    GForces was founded in 1999.

  • How many employees does GForces have?

    GForces has 218 employees.

  • What is GForces revenue?

    Latest GForces annual revenue is £24.2 m.

  • What is GForces revenue per employee?

    Latest GForces revenue per employee is £111 k.

  • Who are GForces competitors?

    Competitors of GForces include Wheelwell, Motorway and Wrench.

  • Where is GForces headquarters?

    GForces headquarters is located at Corbin Business Park, Caring Lane, Bearsted.

  • Where are GForces offices?

    GForces has offices in Bearsted, Birmingham, Doncaster and Dubai.

  • How many offices does GForces have?

    GForces has 5 offices.