The transformation within the automotive industry is in full swing. The strong international competition for customers and market share is creating new challenges for vehicle manufacturers. Electric powertrains, changes to the way people use mobility, and new technologies like autonomous driving are changing the way the automotive industry is viewed. These topics are also accelerating the transactions landscape, and transforming both car manufacturers and their suppliers. Uncertainty about how – and how fast – this industry will change, as well as the slowdown in demand, are creating additional complexity and generating restructuring requirements in many cases.
The current key M&A topics in this industry are:
The Automotive Deals team supports you in implementing your transaction effectively and generating added value for your company. We’re just as international as you. As your partner, we’re by your side to provide our objective view of how your markets and future sales levels will develop, and we support you by using our full expertise in strategic, tax-related, financial, operational and valuation-related topics. A transaction is only as good as its implementation: We develop customised solutions to support you in identifying and taking advantage of additional potential value even after the deal has been closed. We help you to achieve the right transaction to create a long-term increase your company’s value – and you benefit from our specific industry knowledge and our global network of experts.
Partner, Deals: Leader Automotive, PwC Germany
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