Auto Trader Group

Company: Auto Trader Group
Auto Trader Group

Sector:  Consumer Internet

Sub-sector:  Marketplaces

Country:  UK

Business focus: 

Online automotive classifieds

Auto Trader is the operator of www.autotrader.co.uk, the largest digital UK automotive marketplace.

Autotrader.co.uk brings together the largest and most engaged consumer audience with the largest pool of sellers, which means the Group is able to offer the largest stock choice in the UK market.

Auto Trader’s primary activity is helping vehicle retailers sell vehicles through its marketplace.

Additionally, the Company has created a suite of services designed to allow retailers to market their brands and business effectively in the digital world, to buy the right vehicles at the right price and to manage their businesses by optimising their stock turn and vehicle margin.

* Represents an investment which Marcelo Gigliani, Andrew Sillitoe, Salim Nathoo, or Jason Wright completed as Principal or Partner irrespective of sector, from the start of the investment. Other investment professionals who may no longer be employed by Apax or who are not part of the Apax Digital team may also have been involved in the sourcing, execution and management of the investment.

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