We are a commercially focused team of sector specialists blending extensive industry know-how, innovative thinking and technical excellence to optimise the operations of our clients operating within the upstream automotive sector.

Our upstream automotive team have extensive experience of the sector, with many of us previously holding senior roles within the industry. This practical and hands-on experience gives us vital insight into your operations and enables us to quickly understands the issues that you are facing. Also having members of the team from other sectors gives us the breadth of experience to introduce new and innovative concepts of best practice from other industries.

Partner Neil Barrell

+44 (0)20 7865 2700

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The team has a wide range of skills including procurement and planning, operational practices, financial management and commercial planning. We apply these tools to help you optimise your operations to minimise costs, maximise output and fulfil your full potential.

Businesses operating within the upstream supply chain face a number of challenges which are often complex and interlinked with multiple factors within operations. We have a proven track record of helping businesses to navigate these challenges and identify the opportunities available to them to reach their full potential. We work with OEMs, automotive suppliers and private equity investors to help provide insight into the industry, supporting both long term strategic development and refining day-to-day operations.

When supporting transactions, we use our vast practical experience of the sector to provide innovative due diligence offerings, including commercial and operational aspects.

As a team, we pride ourselves on offering a different service to many consultants – we focus our efforts on providing practical advice and helping you to implement it, rather than writing extensive reports which add minimal value.