Automotive

Changing at the speed of technology through M&A activity

Technology is a driving force in the automotive sector, as companies race to stay ahead of the eco-curb and consumer expectations. Combined with a consolidating global marketplace, the industry has proven to be a hotbed of M&A activity.

From self-driving car technology to electric vehicles and connectivity features, deals are occurring throughout the supply chain and on a world-wide scale. While the pace of M&A activity reaches breakneck speeds, keeping an eye on the financial impacts is crucial to long-term success. 

Our experience includes tier-one suppliers, OEMs, rentals, as well as other providers of ancillary products and services to the industry.

We work with buyers and sellers throughout the investment lifecycle. Our engagements are tailored and go beyond just identifying and reporting — we act as a partner, “owning the process” to reveal, analyze, and resolve finance issues for organizations in the automotive sector.

Our Expertise

We focus exclusively on M&A and the private equity investment lifecycle: transactions, transitions, and transformations of businesses.
 
Clients turn to our professionals to identify and solve their most complex M&A finance issues, such as carve-outs and challenging integrations.

Transactions

Evaluating the financial details of a deal — from thoughtful and robust financial due diligence to financial modeling and navigation of capital markets — is key to shining light on an opportunity. Our M&A transaction services help with the granular financial details so our clients can close more deals.

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Transitions

The post-close transition of a business is a sensitive and critical period in the investment lifecycle. Our M&A transition services can help ensure continuity and implementation with minimal disruption, especially in the finance department.

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Transformations

Significant change means development but can also introduce risk. Our M&A transformation services help to develop and execute thoughtful strategies that preserve underwritten value while simultaneously de-risking change and creating enterprise value.

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Other Industries We Serve

Power & Energy

As the needs for power increase worldwide, new opportunities arise for savvy private equity firms to take advantage of M&A trends.

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Building Products

In an industry where external factors loom large, successful value creation through M&A allows for steady growth.

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Business Services

The push to deliver services faster and more effectively to consumers has created an active M&A market.

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Consumer Goods

Driven by strong competition, the sector presents increasingly diverse opportunities for deals.

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Entertainment & Media

As the industry changes to keep pace with consumers and technology, M&A facilitates the hunt for one-of-a-kind assets.

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Healthcare

Under pressure from changing legislature, compliance requirements and consumer needs, healthcare deals must be conducted thoughtfully.

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Industrials

Oil and gas, metals and mining, and power and utilities see strong growth factors driven by innovation and efficiency.

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Retail

To better catch consumers’ attention, the industry looks to M&A deals to broaden its opportunities for value creation.

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Technology

In a sector where business innovation is particularly likely to create value, tech deals need focus and attention to mitigate risks.

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Transportation & Logistics

As more companies in the sector consolidate, value creation comes from both expanded offerings and innovative technologies.

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Other Industries

Our background in operations, investment banking, private equity, and capital markets makes us indispensable in any M&A deal.

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Our Clients

With our roots in private equity, we have built a disciplined firm aligned with the fast‑moving needs of M&A.

We’re trusted by elite private equity firms. Our engagements help them to maximize value while increasing their bandwidth to source deals and raise capital.

We also consider M&A consulting and advisory engagements with select corporations, depending on circumstance.