To help meet challenges, many executives choose to work with a professional services firm that has its fingers on the pulse of the automotive industry – a firm that is knowledgeable about the industry’s fundamental business issues, and the implications of decisions that these companies must make from anywhere in the world.
Considering our audit relationships, tax assistance or advisory services, the distinctive experience we deliver to our industry-leading clients is unsurpassed around the world. Our industry expertise is derived from delivering professional services to the world’s most prominent automotive companies.
PwC has a significant presence in every major market, both established and emerging, which makes us a global powerhouse with an unmatched ability to serve global, national and local clients.
We are committed to our people, as they are behind our every success. We are proud to have many of the best and brightest people from diverse backgrounds and with rich experience and a broad range of skills on our team.
We are the dominant professional services firm in the Automotive Industry. In South Africa our offices are in Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Durban, East London, Johannesburg, Kimberley, Lichtenburg, Mafikeng, Middelburg, Nelspruit, Paarl, Pietermaritzburg, Polokwane, Port Elizabeth, Pretoria, Robertson, Richards Bay, Rustenburg, Stellenbosch, Welkom, and Worcester. In addition, we are the only professional services firm with offices in all nine provinces of the country.
In Sub-Saharan Africa, we are the largest provider of professional services with offices in 26 countries and close to 8 000 people. Our in-depth knowledge and understanding of African operating environments enables us to put ourselves in our clients’ shoes and offer truly tailored Assurance, Advisory and Tax solutions to unique business challenges. We have a dedicated Africa Desk that provides assistance to organisations looking to expand their presence in Africa.
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SASFIN COMMERCIAL SOLUTIONS an Associate NAACAM Member offers financial and business services which are best grouped under three areas of specialization:
Sasfin is particularly experienced in assisting the Automotive Industry with regard to:
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KPMG understands the Automotive Industry's issues, challenges and opportunities and brings this understanding into our assignments. KPMG’s relationship with the automotive sector is marked by total commitment to serving our clients and understanding their complex and constantly changing markets. We recognise that the leading Automotive companies across the component supplier, OEM and dealership and aftermarket sectors have diverse operations and issues, where a high standard of service is imperative. With deep industry knowledge and experience, KPMG’s professionals work together to deliver clear and informed options based on insights and advice that can translate into bottom-line value for leading automotive companies.
Our experts based in Durban, East London, Johannesburg, Pretoria and Port Elizabeth are in regular contact with our Automotive solutions leaders across the globe.
Our global Automotive services are supported by:
An example of some of the services KPMG provides are:
The company’s vast fleet of diverse standard and customised, returnable rental packaging is used in a myriad of industries to facilitate and ensure the packaging, storage, protection and safe transportation of valuable parts and other assets.
TrenStar uses proprietary package tracking and tracing technologies in managing its own and third party assets. Each of the containers are uniquely identified via barcoding or barcoding and RFID to ensure the effective tracking and tracing of each of these containers trough the supply chain; optimising visualisation to the individual customer requirements.
The TrenStar Services Division supports web-based access to information in customised reports, via a secure Management Dashboard and provides 24/7/365 Helpdesk and Call Centre facilities.
The Automotive Supplier Park (ASP) located in Rosslyn, north of Tshwane, is an initiative of Gauteng Provincial Government, managed by the Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC). The ASP is located within Gauteng’s automotive industry hub which boasts the highest concentration of vehicle manufacturers in South Africa. ASP was developed to create a beneficial environment for automotive component suppliers by providing enabling infrastructure, logistics and services. By grouping different technologies, services and service providers, ASP achieves synergies and optimisation through economies of scale and contributes to the sustainability and growth of the SA automotive industry.
ASP comprises an area of over 130hectares and is developed in five phases. The first two phases (approximately 50ha) were completed with over 100,000m² of buildings erected, resulting in capital investment of over R380 million. First of its kind in Africa and the first in the world to service more than one original equipment manufacturer (OEM).