Autotech Report 2H2020
The Autotech sector has been heavily impacted by Covid-19 lockdown measures, economic recession and a collapse in car sales in Europe and the USA. OEMs and suppliers were distracted from M&A while putting out supply chain fires and dealing with reduced demand for new vehicles.
It remains to be seen what the long-term impact on car usage and buyer habits will be post-Covid, but we anticipate that the market overall will improve in 2H2020.
This report focuses on Autotech subsectors such as Enterprise Applications, Embedded Software & Systems, Internet Commerce & Content and Mobility & Fleet Management. It includes:
- Trends and analysis of deal activity
- Deal geography
- Top acquirers
- Valuation metrics
Our Autotech report covers the two-and-a-half-year period between January 2018 and July 2020. All totals and median values refer to the entire period unless otherwise stated. Median multiples plotted in the graphs refer to the 30-month period prior to and including the half year.