What We Do
The Presidio Group is an independent merchant banking firm focused on mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, and investments in the automotive retail and consumer mobility sectors. Our team has an unmatched breadth and depth of experience in the auto retail and technologies sectors as well as deep relationships in the broader corporate and financial communities. Our mission is to relentlessly put our clients’ needs first.
Presidio and its investors primarily invest in later-stage cash-flowing companies entirely in the auto retail sector. Presidio seeks to make equity investments typically between $5-25 million and will consider larger investments.
Our clients receive thoughtful advice tailored to help them attain their individual strategic goals. Our dealership team has unmatched experience in M&A and our auto retail services group has an in-depth understanding of the technological and capital needs of firms serving dealerships.
Presidio and its investors primarily invest in later-stage cash-flowing companies entirely in the auto retail sector. Presidio seeks to make equity investments typically between $5-25 million and will consider larger investments. Presidio’s competitive advantage is superior deal flow, the deepest relationships in the industry, unsurpassed auto retail operational and transaction experience which allows Presidio to be an excellent investor and partner with its portfolio companies.
From Our Clients
Whether a large or small dealership group or a single point dealership, all our clients receive thoughtful advice tailored to meet their individual needs.
“The professionals at The Presidio Group, with their unparalleled experience in dealership transactions, were able to do something few, if any, could have accomplished; find a single buyer for our collection of 56 dealership franchises across 34 locations. Presidio also knew our family was looking for a partner that aligned with our culture and provided the best opportunities for our employees, customers, and the community. Presidio matched us with the perfect buyer in Lithia motors and exceeded our expectations. Our family could not be more pleased with the outcome."
“Building a group that included the largest Hyundai dealership in the world from the ground up was the highlight of my career. But to continue to compete in today’s auto retail market requires ever-larger investments in technology and human capital. Finding a strategic partner that could provide those resources while understanding how to integrate and operate such a unique group of dealerships was no small task. The Presidio team with its strong understanding of the automotive industry and ever-changing market, key buyer relationships and unrivaled expertise delivered. Presidio is truly the best in the business.”
“Selling this unique, high performing collection of luxury dealership was a difficult decision that presented several unforeseen roadblocks along the way. The Presidio team, with its knowledge of the retail automotive market and expertise at structuring complex transactions, helped connect all of the pieces that enabled the transaction to come together.”