A word from the management team


ABD is experiencing growth from a number of key market drivers:

  • Global safety standards in driving demand for ADAS testing technology, which ABD provides
  • Global automotive R&D spending continues to increase year on year
  • Use of computer-aided design (CAD) and simulation modelling is increasing - virtual model sign off

ABD continues to drive growth through investment in key areas:

  • The expansion of production capacity with new 32,957 sq ft facility scheduled to open in 2017
  • The improvement of regional customer technical support, notably in Japan, Germany and China Ongoing recruitment of high-calibre personnel
  • New product development, leveraging funds for:
    • Development of new driverless test track applications – ‘Automated Proving Grounds’
    • Development of new lab testing technology – ‘Driver in Loop Simulator’ technology
    • Building of the new facility and expansion of R&D capabilities Exploration of complementary new technologies, organically and through acquisition


Financial year end: End of August

Interims: End of February