Private Equity Groups
Former Ford CEO Mark Fields named senior adviser at TPG CapitalOct. 17
Former Ford Motor CEO Mark Fields has been named a senior adviser at private equity firm TPG Capital, where he will be tasked with helping reinvent companies in the way that he attempted to transform Ford.
Stores reopen, but what about lunch?Aug. 30
First Shift: Activist investor Einhorn pares GM stakeAug. 15
New Silicon Valley fund raises $120 million to connect auto companies, startupsJuly 12
GM crash shows David Einhorn isn't a hedge fund hot rodJune 7
Frustrated with GM and Tesla, investor David Einhorn amps up the pressureMay 8
GM investors will 'vote with their wallets,' says Greenlight CapitalApril 26
Greenlight Capital, which has been pressuring General Motors to restructure its share class, said it believed the automaker's shareholders will vote in their best financial interests and support the hedge fund's two-class stock proposal and nominees for the board.
Buffett seeks exemption from Texas lawApril 24
Einhorn proposal doesn't impress GM investors, survey saysMarch 31
GM urged by investor to create 2 share classesMarch 28
Auto logistics firm MetroGistics acquires AmeriFleetJan. 9
MetroGistics, a vehicle transport logistics company, said Monday it acquired AmeriFleet to expand services to MetroGistics' clients, including automakers, dealership groups and fleet and rental markets.
American Axle to face new risks, board changes after Metaldyne dealNov. 8, 2016
American Axle's bold move last week to acquire Metaldyne in a $3.3 billion deal is an operational win, but local experts say the deal is expensive and carries new financial risk, along with the addition of new, potentially challenging board room dynamics for management.