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CAF Is Now One Of Europe’s Top 1000 Fastest Growing Companies

7th April 2017

Innovative and fast-growing companies are the driving force of the European economy in the 21st century. They generate jobs and sustain Europe’s competitiveness.

The FT1000 lists the 1,000 companies in Europe that have achieved the highest percentage growth in revenues between 2012 and 2015.

Coryton Advanced Fuels has been listed for the first time at 947.
More here – FT100 Europes Fastest Growing Companies


Coryton Advanced Fuels Chosen As One Of The Essex Innovation 50

27th October 2016

Essex County Council have recognised that Coryton demonstrated fast growth, or growth potential, and innovation.

The Essex Innovation Programme has identified 50 of the county’s brightest and most innovative small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) as part of a three year business project.


Coryton Leaps 20 Places In The Sunday Times SME Export Track 100

29th June 2016

Coryton Advanced Fuels were ranked at 66 in 2015 and this year have made it to 46.

This is the second year of The Sunday Times SME Export Track 100, which ranks Britain’s small and medium-sized (SME) private companies with the fastest-growing international sales.

Coryton exports grew to £6.6m in 2015

Heathrow Airport is the headline sponsor of the league table, and it is supported by the government’s ‘Exporting is GREAT’ campaign.


Lyceum Invests In Coryton

24th September 2015

Coryton Advanced Fuels has secured a significant investment from growth investors Lyceum Capital. The investment will help add to Coryton’s range of added-value services and further improve its state of the art facilities in the UK.

Coryton will also benefit from additional management talent through incoming managing director Nick Pye. Nick will work alongside founders Craig Goodfellow and Diane lance. Also joining the team is as non-executive Chairman is Bill Wilson with his extensive international and automotive experience.

Jonathan Bourn, partner at Lyceum Capital, said: “Coryton has truly world class technical expertise in advanced fuels, alongside state of the art bonded facilities in the UK, established export markets, outstanding customer service and a highly capable management team. With positive market and macro conditions, the opportunity for growth is clear. We’re excited to be backing Nick Pye and the existing team during the next phase of business growth and development.”

Craig Goodfellow, co-founder of Coryton, said: “Bringing an experienced investor like Lyceum on board will help us scale the business while staying true to the founding principles, and deliver our ambition – expanding our capacity in the UK and developing new high value services and new export markets around the world.”

Nick Pye, incoming managing director of Coryton, said: “Over the last five years, Craig and Diane have worked hard to build a position of real strength in the technical fuels market with a proposition that is centred upon Coryton’s customers. I’m excited to work with a private equity backer with such a strong reputation of growth investment.”


Coryton Advanced Fuels Joins the Sunday Times BT Business SME Export Track 100

14th May 2015

Published this weekend, the Sunday Times BT Business SME Export Track 100 league table ranks for the first time Britain’s private small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) with the fastest-growing international sales over the last two years.

Coryton Advanced Fuels are placed 66 on the list of companies that have grown by an average of 93% a year over the last two years.


Coryton Advanced Fuels Wins Fast Track 100 Outstanding Achievement Award

1st May 2015

The founders and directors of Britain’s 100 private companies with the fastest-growing sales were recognised on the 29th April at the 18th annual Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 awards, held at Sir Richard Branson’s family home in Oxfordshire.

Fast Track 100 outstanding achievement award, sponsored by Barclays, was presented by Gavin Isle, co-head of UK origination, Corporate Banking, to co-founders Craig Goodfellow and Diane Lance of Coryton Advanced Fuels.
Read the press release here…


Coryton Advanced Fuels Listed In Sunday Times Fast Track 100

16th December 2014

Coryton Advanced Fuels is proud to be listed in the 2014 Sunday Times Fast Track 100 with sales growth averaging 76.6% over the last three years. Coryton is a state-of-the-art blending facility which supplies bespoke fuels to the automotive, oil, additive, motorsports and aviation industries.

The Sunday Times Fast Track 100 recognises Britain’s 100 fastest growing private companies measured by compound annual growth rate over the latest three financial years.

Oakfield Capital funded the acquisition of Coryton from BP in 2010. Today Coryton employs 26 people and provides 6.5M litres of specialist fuel a year to clients, including Ford, BMW and Airbus in countries such as the UK, Germany, Japan, Australia and South Africa.

One of the fifty.

One of the fifty






L-R. Nick Pye Diane Lance and Craig Goodfellow

Nick Pye Diane Lance and Craig Goodfellow

Outstanding achievement award