An Australian company has opened for business at Europark Industrial Estate in Rugby.
Fortron has employed nine people soon to be increased to 11 with additional staff required later this year and in 2016.
Fortron were established over 30 years ago in Perth, Australia; which remains their global HQ.
The business specialises in the manufacture and supply of automotive products and training services to the global automotive industry.
Ivan Hoffman, Chief Executive of Fortron, said: “Fortron are delighted to have selected Europark as the base for our new UK operation.
“Finding the right commercial premises to establish our new UK business was an important factor in our decision making process. Fortunately we managed to unlock an opportunity at Europark with the Landlords, Richard Utley Ltd which made our decision much easier. We are very excited about the future for Fortron in the UK.”