DSMA specializes in expediting entry and exit strategies for automotive, truck, marine and heavy equipment retail dealerships. We focus on each clients’ unique circumstances and use our proven expertise and enormous experience to help them achieve their disposal or acquisition goals. Our process has helped hundreds of dealerships and generated billions of dollars for our clients.



Appointment of
new open points

Dealership mergers and acquisition advisory services

Multi-sector, Automotive Motorcycle and Heavy Equipment

Dealership succession

Industry leading Global
buyer lists


We hold the largest list of qualified and engaged buyers and sellers in North America. Our highly experienced advisors have a full 360° perspective of every aspect of the buy/sell process to allow clients to create or take advantage of every opportunity.




Dealership valuations


Successful transactions


Years of combined
industry experience


More sales than our


Generated value


Smoothly as Possible

" We worked with Dealer Solutions to purchase our newest dealership. We had a first-time seller and Dealer Solutions was able to help make the transaction go as smoothly as... "

Wes Monker New Dealer Principal

Always Professional

" I sold two dealerships with Farid and his team. During both transactions Dealer Solutions Mergers and Acquisitions were honest, represented what they could deliver and... "

Rick Paletta Former Owners

Kindness and Carefulness

" Without her hard work, her perseverance and her professionalism, we could not have been able to conclude the transaction. Mrs. Messier is an important asset to DSMA. Her dedication ... "

Raymond and Charles Gref Former Owners


Latest Market Update – Summer 2022 Edition

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Latest Market Update – Winter 2022 Edition

In this edition of our newsletter, DSMA is presenting a full goodwill multiple breakdown by brand in both the US …

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DSMA Appoints John Chisholm as Director, Canadian Sales

Farid Ahmad, Chief Executive Officer, and Maxime Theoret, Managing Partner are please to announce the appointment of John Chisholm to …

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Canadian Valuation Update – Summer 2021

For the first time ever, DSMA is bringing the Canadian automotive industry a full goodwill multiple breakdown by brand, using …

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USA Valuation Update – Summer 2021

In DSMA’s summer newsletter for 2021 we’ve focused specifically on the hot topic of the moment, dealership valuations.  With transaction …

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Our team has expertise and experience in every area of the process, all having had careers in the automotive or heavy equipment industries. Knowledgeable, empathetic, accountable and passionate, they use a transparent, confidential and efficient process that removes stress, and are motivated to maximize value and secure the very best deal for you.

Farid Ahmad

Chief Executive Officer

John Chisholm

V.P. of Sales Canada
Canada Ontario
519.919.8797 | 239.241.3210

Andy Church

President, US Operations