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BFFT was founded in 1998 by Georg Behr and Markus Fichtner as a two men operation. The company is an automotive engineering developer focusing on electronics. BFFT became a strategic development partner of Audi very early. Since 2013 BFFT is part of the EDAG Group and in 2017, the annual sales volume amounted to 64.3 million Euro. About 800 employees work at the headquarters in Gaimersheim/Ingolstadt (Bavaria) as well as in other offices in Germany, Italy and the USA. Core competencies are driver assistance systems, electrification and digitalization. Contractors are the automotive and aviation industry.


The history of BFFT:

1998: Foundation of the company

2001: Strategic development partner of Audi

2005: Construction of the first BFFT company building in Gaimersheim near Ingolstadt

2009: Opening of the BFFT branch office in Berlin

2011: Foundation of the aerospace department within BFFT GmbH

2012: Opening of the new BFFT headquarters in Gaimersheim near Ingolstadt

2013: Integration into the ATON Group

2013: Foundation of BFFT aeromotive GmbH

03/2013: Opening of the BFFT branch office in Regensburg

08/2013: Opening of the US subsidiary BFFT of America Inc. in Belmont near San Francisco, California

2015: Opening of the BFFT Italia Srl branch office in Bologna/Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy

2017: Opening of the second Italian branch office in Crevalcore