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Company Overview of Auto Trader Group Limited

Company Overview

Auto Trader Group Limited operates as a digital automotive marketplace in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It offers digital products and services for buyers and sellers to automotive traders buy, sell, market, and manage their stock, as well as display advertising services spanning various vehicle types, devices, categories, and media. Auto Trader Group Limited was founded in 1977 and is based in Manchester, the United Kingdom.

1 Tony Wilson Place

Manchester,  M15 4FN

United Kingdom

Founded in 1976


44 16 1669 9888


44 1635 874 297

Key Executives for Auto Trader Group Limited

Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Director
Age: 46
Chief Financial Officer, Finance Director and Director
Managing Director of UK Publishing
Head of New Product Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Auto Trader Group Limited Key Developments

Hellman & Friedman Mulls Acquisition Of Auto Trader from Apax Partners

Hellman & Friedman LLC mulls acquisition of Auto Trader Group Limited from Apax Partners LLP. Hellman & Friedman is putting together a takeover bid for Auto Trader, which could put an end to the Apax Partners 's plans to float on the London stock market. Hellman& Friedman is reported to be preparing a £2 billion offer for the business, which could offer a better return to Apax than a listing.

Trader Media Group Announces Executive Change

ThoughtWorks has announced the establishment of a new collective leadership structure, with the appointment of four co-Presidents of the global organization. The appointments, which follow the recent announcement that current CEO, Trevor Mather, will be leaving ThoughtWorks in June to take up the role of CEO for the Trader Media Group.

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