Justin Ashford

Mergers and Acquisitions Associate, Automotive

Justin Ashford, originally from Ft. Worth, TX, earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance at Northwood University in Cedar Hill, TX while attending school on a baseball scholarship.  He has over 15 years of extensive knowledge in manufacturer, captive and banking finance along with several years of working in management at dealerships in the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex.  During his tenure in the captive finance sector, he lead the Commercial Lending Business Development team covering the entire South Central Region with over 900 dealers and a portfolio valued in the billions.  Justin handled every floor-plan, loan and buy/sell transaction that took place in the region, and also had multiple sales roles within the automotive finance sector where he was a company leader in floor-plan closings and market share in a major US market.  Currently, Justin decided to turn his focus to helping DSMA grow their global expansion with mergers and acquisitions professional consulting initiatives.