Turnover: 35 million EUR (2022)

Country: France

The world's leading new vehicle "boning" service

Service for automakers seeking in-depth knowledge of their competitors' products


A2Mac1, the car boner turned world champion 10/10/2023

  • Founded in the late 1990s by two brothers, Jean-Marie and Pierre-Yves Moulière
  • The company analyzes cars from all over the world.
  • The French company counts all carmakers among its customers.
  • A2Mac1 sales are directly indexed to the degree of curiosity and anxiety of automakers.
  • Sold in 2017 to Rothschild & Co for around 200 million euros, it was sold a year ago by the latter to the American fund Providence Equity Partners for 1.4 billion.
  • A2Mac1 has become the leader in its sector, with 17 sites worldwide (soon to be 19), employing over 700 people.
  • The small French town of Hary (population 300) has thus become the discreet world capital of automotive reverse engineering
  • A2Mac1 dismantles between 130 and 160 cars every year, and boasts a database that is unique in the world
  • A2Mac1 has just one competitor, Caresoft, but it doesn't have the same wealth of stock.

Studies mentioning this company

The spare parts market - France

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  • TVH (D'Ieteren Groupe)
  • Parts Holding Europe - Auto Distribution (D'Ieteren Groupe)
  • Roady (ITM Intermarché)
  • Kramp
  • Vapormatic
  • Espace Emeraude
  • Promodis
  • Global Auto Pieces
  • Landa Parts
  • Dubreuil groupe
  • Kheoos
  • A2Mac1
  • Optym-Ha
  • Impex
  • Alliance Automotive Groupe
  • Aniel Marketplace
  • Opisto
  • Caréco
  • GPA 26
  • IDLP
  • Chollet