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Auto Repair Workshop Software & Diagnostics Tools & Services

We are looking to do paid phone consultations with auto repair experts / personnel from auto repair companies that can assist us in developing an understanding of software (digital solutions) and vehicle diagnostics tools & services used in auto repair workshops. We need to conduct at least 8 – 10 primary consultation with english-speaking respondents from the mentioned 7 geographies. Please note, the questions are generic, respondents who have worked with 2-3 companies (auto repair workshops) in the recent times are preferred. Domain: software (digital solutions) and vehicle diagnostics tools & services targets: auto repair workshops (dealership-based, network/brand repairers, independents) geography: usa, canada, germany, france, uk, spain, italy below are the key questions. 1. Can you provide a brief about your workshop’s services (general auto repair / mechanical repair / collision repair, others)? Do you cater to both passenger and commercial vehicle segments? 2. Which software solutions do you use to cater to shop management, workflow management, marketing or digital vehicle inspection? For solutions that your company does not use currently, are there any plans to incorporate them in near future? Why? 3. If you provide vehicle diagnostics services, which hardware and software solutions are used by you? Do you currently use obd or ota? If obd, do you intend to switch to ota in near future? Why? 4. For your shop management needs, the current solutions are separate modules or all-in-one suite? For separate modules, are there any plans to switch to an integrated solution? Why? 5. What additional features / applications do you require to cater to commercial vehicle repair in terms of shop management as well as vehicle diagnostics? 6. Which vendors do you know offer digital solutions for shop management? Which are your past and current vendors? What is the competitive advantage of your existing vendor/s? 7. Which are the key factors whilst selecting a shop management solutions provider (e.G. Coverage, features (inventory, labour and task management), pricing, brand, seamless integration, reliability, tech support, mso/franchisee compatibility, among others, etc.) please rank them based on importance. 8. For diagnostic tools, which are the key factors whilst selecting a vendor (e.G., vehicle model coverage, age of vehicle covered, features, oem based tool, costs, hardware/software/integrated solutions, pricing, etc.)? Please rank them based on importance. What is the threshold across each of the factors? 9. Which is your current vendor for vehicle diagnostics? What are the key competitive advantages (cost-effectiveness, oem-based processes, other technical features, etc.) of your current diagnostics tools’ vendor? What is the threshold across each of the factors? 10. How important or critical it is to have oem based diagnostics (due to stringent requirements from oems, accuracy, insurance company position, or others)? 11. Is there a preference for end-to-end integration of diagnostics with other repair shop systems (such as shop management, estimations, workflow, etc.) is there any challenge faced by your workshop with regards to integration? 12. Is there an emerging trend with respect to digital solutions in the auto repair space in terms of technology (on-site / remote diagnostics, web/desktop/cloud), newer requirements (customer engagement / marketing), etc.? what is the company doing in response to these emerging requirements? 13. What is the impact of megatrends (adas, evs, connected features, etc.) on your business? Is there a potential opportunity in diagnostic tools and software? If yes, what are the key features expected in a diagnostic solutions (sensor calibration/recalibration, e-powertrain diagnostics, etc.) 14. In terms of customer engagement and marketing, how critical is mobile/online user experience to connect closely with vehicle owners for communication, scheduling diagnostic services, payments, and reports? What is the company doing to address this? For example, below is an indicative list of workshops or auto repair companies across the 7 geographies. (the scope is not limited to these companies). Usa: caliber collision, service king collision, gerber collision & glass, dent wizard, maaco, fix auto canada: csn collision, fix auto, c.A.R. Works, auto canada, maaco germany: gottfried schultz, autohaus weik gmbh, werner bollwinkel, avag, atu auto -teile-unger handels france: gueudet auto dealership (audi brie), 4s automobiles, fix auto, five star repair, ods bodywork uk: fix auto, nationwide repairs, aw repair spain: premier bodyshops, lever touch, fix auto, taller mecánico torrevieja italy: star collision srl, old school garage milan, scandianese auto di colli, garage roma srl, motor city, carrozzeria motorauto, framar repair shop look forward to your response. Do let me know in case of any queries.

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    Jerry |Independent Automotive Consultant

    Over 50 years Auto repair/body shop/parts department experience. Utilizing workshop software and di...

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    David |Advisor

    Good morning - thank you for contacting me. In addition to my recent executive experience leading A...

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    Jason |President

    I have been waiting for an opportunity like this for 15 years!! I have owned an Independent Auto Rep...

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Automotive Service

I presently own a 3-bay quick lube operation that is located in winchester, va. May plan is to build a 4-bay automotive service business that will compliment my quick lube operation. I need professional consulting to assist me in the following areas: 1) building layout and fit-up design (equipment layout etc) 2) range of services that will be the focal-point of business offerings 3) initial hiring of initial team, setup of standard operating procedures, and training. Secondly, i am working with investors to build a combination shop in charles town, wv. This operation will be a 90 ft tunnel car wash, 2-bay quick lube, and 4-bay auto service business. Initial consulting work will be to assist with the auto service footprint and equipment layout.

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    Christian |Senior Physical Damage Appraiser/ Genera

    I believe I casn be of some assistance regarding the car was aspect of your business. However, I am ...

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    mike |SVP;

    I can help in the following ways: a) range of services;b) business/*****nsion plan; c) nego...

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    Michael |Owner

    Can any of the consulting be done from out of state?...

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Automotive Equipment Market

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    Marc |Fixed Operations Director

    I believe I have all of the ***** are looking for. Please feel free to contact me anyti...

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    Francisco |E&O Manager

    Dear Sir. We are several years in automotive, with more details i can check how can support you....

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Auto Care Service

Hi, we are an oil and gas consulting company based in uae. We are in the process of bidding for a project for an abu dhabi based company which is retail distributor of petroleum products and also has service stations at their outlets. This project involves conducting an assessment of company operations of fuel and non-fuel business. This assessment is to highlight the potential for auto care/service business in abu dhabi region. We require subject matter experts with more than 10 years of experience in auto care/service business with past associations with companies like enoc and emarat.This project requires for the sme to be present at the project location i.E. Abu dhabi. Request your reply to the query if this is an interest area for you and matches your present skill set and experience. Regards

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    Oscar |CEO

    Hi. Please see my resume. strong experience in developing service dealers for Ford and JAC....

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    I do like to have such this challenge in Abu Dhabi...

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    João |Managing Partner

    Hi Glad to help. I have more than 16 years of experience setting up and managing multi brand auto c...

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Vehicle Diagnostics Market

We are seeking experienced experts in vehicle diagnostics domain who can provide us a detailed market landscape of vehicle diagnostics in the usa / eu or at global level. Segmentation by type, by players, by region, etc. Key players and their focus and revenue others...

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    Mauro |VP Doer Multicultural Recruiting

    Not interested at this time...

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    Sooraj |Research

    I can help out. Please let me know the deadline you are looking at!...

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Car Maintenance And Servicing

We are looking to do multiple paid phone consultation with experts with extensive knowledge of distribution channels for car maintenance & servicing. We want to have a better understanding of vehicle maintenance centers industry. We would be particularly interested in speaking with regional managers or district managers alike. Someone who oversees several stores that do quick lube oil changes. This would be for a 1 - hour paid phone consultation. Please respond with a few brief statements as to your relevance in this space. 1) can you share your insights on the competitive landscape of vehicle maintenance centers industry? 2) can you discuss your customer segmentation and market strategy of car maintenance & servicing? Please answer briefly. 3) are you familiar with the selection and training of the workforce in this space? Please answer briefly **referrals would be highly appreciated.

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    Mark |Service Manager

    I am a former service manager and current fleet maintenance manager....

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    Kenneth |Vice President of Strategic Partnerships

    1. Can you share your insights on the current sales trends, and what explains the *****d...

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    Andrew |Retired

    Decline, Sorry out of town for. next week with no cell service....

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Enterprise Fleet Management Contract Benchmarking

We are looking for information on best-in-class contract for enterprise fleet management. Below are the contractual terms for which we seek information. 1. What is the most preferred leasing engagement model opted by clients? 2. How is the monthly cost per vehicle calculated by fleet management companies? What is the difference between floating rate structure and flexible rate structure (as per our client’s vendor this has been computed as – reserve cost + rental + management fee) is this the general accepted calculation by others in the industry? 3. How is the interest rate calculated as per fixed and floating rate structure? 4. Which is more preferred by the clients? Fixed rate structure or floating? 5. Is there a provision to reduce the rate of interest based on client’s rating? 6. For a company with similar fleet, what would be the estimated per vehicle charge for the below mentioned services? Services per vehicle cost fuel management (such as monitoring of fuel expenses, fuel cards, fuel usage by driver) maintenance management (end to end maintenance management including repairs, monitoring costs) fleet administrative services (includes day-to-day fleet administration, rental assistance, driver ordering, fleet performance reviews) licenses/registrations (new vehicle registration, titles renewals, transfers, taxes) accident management (roadside assistance, claim processing and management) vehicle re-marketing (managing the sale of vehicle at the end of its life cycle) 7. For maintenance/repair services, what is included in the in-network and out-network services? A) how much would it cost if the client opts for an out-network services? B) are there any rebates provided for maintenance services? What would the rebate structure for maintenance services? 8. What are some of the best practices followed by the industry for violations? Do the drivers pay for any violations? What are the rates for that (how to effectively handle, mange and track violations by drivers)? 9. What is the industry best practice adopted for vehicle end life cycle? Is sale to employee more common or vehicle auctions? 10. Is it possible to avail fuel tax credits or fuel rebate? What is the best rebate structure that are offered by fleet companies?

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    Tim |Managing Principal

    This is not my expertise....

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    Anthony |VP Sales

    I have nearly 20 years in commercial *****lving enterprise, SMB, government, and even mili...

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    John |Senior Sales Executive

    I've been in the commercial fleet industry since 1988 and sold against Enterprise many times and sti...

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Companies: Auto Repair Software & Diagnostics

We are looking to profile digital solution providers offering auto repair software and vehicle diagnostic tools and services to auto workshops. Below is the company list from which we are looking for the respondents to build detailed profiles covering the aspects such as : • business overview (product offerings, usp, future plans, business performance, etc. • industry and company performance (revenue, growth, future plans and initiatives) • impact of emerging trends- adas, e-mobility, etc. • growth drivers and challenges. Company list: auto repair software autovitals driveroo dragon2000 omnique repair q winworks (autoshop) garage plug tekmetric fullbay protractor solware auto tchek imaweb digital wrench shop monkey company list: vehicle diagnostics airpro diagnostics opus ivs launch autocom texa autel foxwell ancel innova shenzhen xtooltech co. Ltd noregon systems autoland scientech usa inc. Topdon usa quantex gmbh we wish to have a 30 minute conversation with key executives (vp, president, ceo, cmo, customer success specialist, among others) we have a very strict deadline for the project and are looking to complete the interviews latest by next week. Feel free to get back in case of queries. Looking forward to hear from you at the earliest.

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    Gregpru |President and Lead Consultant

    I have many years in the auto repair industry and am considered one of the best experts for that fie...

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    Jerry |Independent Automotive Consultant

    Over 50 years experience in auto repair Business *****ral of the largest service departmen...

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    Rakesh |Specialist-Vehicle Diagnostics

    Hey, I have 8+ years of experience developing Content for Auto repair and diagnostic tools.Worked fo...

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Auto Environmental Protection Product

We are looking for multiple participants who work at an auto dealership or dealership group that offers environmental protection (appearance) product/warranty and can discuss f&i vehicle environmental protection policies offered to customers and insight about those products. This is a paid 25-30 minutes phone interview. Please respond with a brief answer to the space below: 1. Do you work at an auto dealership or dealership group that offers clients/customers an environmental protection (appearance) product/warranty? 2. Are you a decision-maker or influencer for the environmental protection (appearance) products/warranties the dealership group chooses to offer customers or a financial manager who explains these products to end customers or other? 3. Are you knowledgeable and able to discussion what environmental protection (appearance) products/warranties that you offer customers and whether you buy the products from a third-party agent or for the actual provider?

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    Jerry |Independent Automotive Consultant

    1-yes 2-yes—yes work for 12 auto dealers making the decision for last 5 years what products to sell...

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    David |Advisor

    $250 for 30 min thank you for your interest. I worked for AutoNation's *****ations for a ...

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    Brian |President

    Rate: $200 1. Do you work at an auto dealership or dealership group that offers clients/customers a...

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Vehicle Diagnostics In Aftermarket Solutions

We are looking at experts for vehicle diagnostics in aftermarket solutions. The expert should have a knowledge on the upcoming trends and technologies in the domain. Also, we would like to understand, the future of vehicle diagnostics data, whether it will be controlled by the oem's or the multibrand tool developers have developed technologies which would overrule the restrictions deployed by the oem's. It will be helpful is the expert is either a experienced professional either from the oem or multibrand tool developer for vehicle diagnostics.

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    Vishal |Senior Project Manager

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    Geoffrey |Principal Consultant: Industrial Equipme

    Hello, I have been the Global Manager for Technical Support for an OEM Manufacturer and was a contr...

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    Mahendran |Specialist - Automotive Vehicle Network

    Answers: Seasoned professional with of more than 8 years of experience in large scale embedded sof...

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On-demand Home Service Market

We would like to understand the business models existing for on-demand service marketplaces in saudi arabia (e.G. On-demand home maintenance). Insights we need include: 1. Key differentiator / value proposition / unique aspect for various marketplace companies in saudi arabia 2. Key customer segments a. Residential vs other customers b. Small jobs vs. Big job contracts c. One time vs. Annual maintenance contracts 3. Market size of online on-demand service categories in saudi arabia (“sar million” or based on “online adoption %”) a. Law services b. Catering c. Home maintenance (including ac, washing machine, home appliance repairs) d. Mobile and computer repair e. Packing and moving f. Photography g. Private teaching h. Web and graphic design 4. Offline and online (email, facebook, instagram, twitter, snapchat) strategies for establishing and growing service provider network a. Criteria used for recruiting service providers 5. Offline and online (email, facebook, instagram, twitter, snapchat) strategies for establishing and growing customer base 6. Other marketing and promotional strategies being used (e.G. Discounts, cashbacks, loyalty points etc.) 7. Strategies adopted for growing revenue streams a. Registration fees b. Membership fees c. Lead generation fees d. Visiting fees e. Commissions f. Consulting fees g. Product sales h. Any other 8. Strategies related to pricing, invoicing/billing, and payment methods/terms 9. Cost management and cost reduction strategies a. Web and mobile app development b. It infrastructure c. Salaries d. Marketing e. Office rent and maintenance f. Phone g. Government costs h. Insurance i. Misc. 10. Strategies adopted for optimizing infrastructure and resource requirements

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    Ryan (N) |Senior Insight & Business Development Co

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Automatic Car Wash Service Provider Market

Description/need: we are trying to understand the overall automatic car wash business market, growth driver & challenges, trends among others. We also want to understand the business model for car wash service provider such as key services, target customer, value chain etc. And franchise model among others geography: global and gcc (focus on ksa, uae) project type: phone consultation number of experts: around 2-4 experts timeframe: at the earliest company name: mister car wash autobell car washzips car wash international car wash group (icwg)acquired by driven brands (“driven”) quick quack car wash wash depot holdings inc. Super star car wash true blue car wash magic hand car wash hoffman car wash any other car wash service provider having a nationwide presence or having presence in gcc desired perspective type: we are looking for experts with expertise in car wash business .Expert job title(s): respondents that are at the following designations or higher director/vp project manager sales or business development manager manager specialist among others may have more than 5 years of experience screening questions: a: business model (eg of any leading car service provider : 1. What are the key services provided by the company? Who are the target customers? 2. What are the different types of marketing and digitization initiatives undertaken by the service provider? 3. Which type of car wash equipment's(tunnel/ in-bay) do you use? Which brand? 4. How does the service provider procure product? Is it through distributors, dealers or directly to from manufacturer? What is process involved for procuring of car wash equipment’s? B: market assessment: 1. What is the tentative market size for car wash market globally or gcc (with focus on ksa/uae)? 2. According to you, how has the demand been for car wash business in the past 5 years and at what rate is it likely to grow in the next 5 years? C:competitive landscape: 1. How would you describe the competitive landscape in the industry? Is it fragmented or consolidated; dominated by local players or global players, etc.? 2. Could you name some of the leading car wash service provider in the country? What is their approximate/indicative market share c: market trends :1. What are the key drivers and challenges faced by the car wash service providers globally as well as gcc (with focus on ksa/uae)? 2. What are the recent trends observed in the car wash business market?

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    David |Advisor

    Thanks for contacting me on this. I am familiar with the ***** wash (from the automotive se...

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    Tom |President

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    Asim |Owner

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