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The Future of TransportationPlante Moran's Daron Gifford will present "Disruptive change facing the mobility supplier" at the Future of Transportation World Conference, July 5-6 in Cologne, Germany.
Revenue recognition: What manufacturers need to knowJoin Plante Moran's revenue recognition experts as we highlight the most significant transition challenges for manufacturers with long-term supply arrangements.
Global leadership conferencePlante Moran is pleased to be a Bronze sponsor at the 2017 Global Leadership Conference. The GLC is an invitation-only forum for senior automotive leaders held at the Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, WV.
The OESA outlook conferencePlante Moran is proud to be the Technology breakout sponsor at the OESA 2017 annual conference, which brings together 600 automotive industry executives to discuss the future of the automotive industry from a supplier perspective.
Automotive Thought Leadership
Reaching a plateau in your business? Reignite growth.All companies hit bumps along the road to growth. We can help.
Foreign tax credits: Planning for maximizationForeign tax credits help business owners minimize the tax burden of operating as a multinational organization.
Five ways smart companies maintain growth and profitabilitySavvy business owners and executives consistently push to maximize growth, profitability, and value – in any economy. These strategies help you leverage upcycles, weather downturns, and achieve your growth and value targets.
Business disruption: Are you the disruptor or the disrupted?Does change in your profession make you nervous? This webinar will teach you how to turn business disruption into something beneficial for your company.
Improving operating margins: Four principles you need to know
The easiest way to make a business more lucrative is to understand the drivers of top-line revenue and analyze margins on a customer, product, and market basis. Use these proven principles as you strengthen your organization.
What’s your IQ? 11 questions to gauge your international savvinessAs your company expands its global footprint, are you wondering if you need to learn more about doing business internationally? This quick test will show you where you rank and if you could benefit from some extra help.
Effective tax planning for intellectual property
Wondering if your intellectual property strategy is beneficial for your company? Join our webinar to ensure you’re maximizing potential value.
The realities of unlocking global opportunities: A roundtable discussionGlobal expansion comes with significant opportunity — and significant risks. Our roundtable of experts discusses seven strategies that can help reduce the risk.
How your business can benefit from the research tax credit: Overview and technical updateAre you up to date on the new criteria for the research tax credit? Our webinar will help outline the recent changes so you won’t miss out on this tax incentive.
Unprecedented growth and change in the automotive industry are pushing suppliers to make daunting and expensive moves. Are you balancing competing priorities to make smart investment decisions? We’re here to help you focus on the right things — to help simplify an increasingly complex world.
Suppliers have relied on our automotive advisors for more than 90 years. As experts in manufacturing accounting and consulting, we’ll take a holistic view of your business, offer unparalleled industry expertise, and tailor our approach to your needs. Our practice serves more than 500 supplier clients spanning 40 different countries, with engagements ranging from audit, tax, and strategic planning, to ERP, international strategy, and restructuring and transformation.
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Our Plante Moran consultant is a trusted, highly respected, and integral part of our organization. He is our expert on industry and market issues and consistently delivers top value while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and integrity.
We understand what drives the automotive industry. Our multidisciplinary team of over 350 automotive specialists can provide the insights you need to meet demand, innovate, and compete globally. On average, our partners have more than 20 years of experience serving both original equipment and aftermarket suppliers.
These partners are recognized automotive industry thought leaders, regularly presenting at key industry conferences and contributing to major business and trade media outlets. Experience what it feels like to work with a true expert – one with the knowledge, experience, and resources to meet your goals.