Mergers and acquisitions in the automotive space are booming. Many companies have consolidated, carved out assets, or invested in entirely new and independent assets. MK&A regularly assist private equity firms, and other entities, in multiple M&A related activities:
M&A firms require guidance to assist with them with the challenges and opportunities on the road ahead. Here are some ways we’ve private equity firms:
- Help an overseas private equity firm evaluate U.S. retail/wholesale finance options for dealers and customers as part of the potential acquisition of a luxury vehicle manufacturer.
- Participate with a private equity group in its due diligence regarding a potential acquisition of a multi-store used car retailer.
- For various private equity firms, assisted in due diligence of automotive suppliers including both parts makers and service vendors.
- Guide a private equity fund to determine the optimal exit strategy for its investment in a national special situation automotive indirect lender.
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- A New York-based global private equity ﬁrm asked us to evaluate their investment in an automotive specialty retail indirect lender.