Driven Brands Acquires Take 5 Oil Change
The management team of Take 5 Oil Change will remain in control at its New Orleans headquarters.
“We are actively expanding our footprint through the strategic acquisition of top-performing, complementary auto aftermarket services companies,” said Jonathan Fitzpatrick, chief executive officer of Driven Brands. “Take 5 Oil Change is an ideal addition to our portfolio of brands. They have perfected their processes and deliver industry leading customer service. Take 5 Oil Change has a phenomenal brand, operating model, and team led by Marc. We look forward to partnering and helping accelerate their growth plans.”
Driven Brands manages a family of automotive companies, including Maaco, Meineke Car Care Centers, CARSTAR North America, 1-800 Radiator & A/C. Collectively, the company’s automotive segment generates annual system revenues of more than $2.1 billion.
Take 5 Oil Change represents the fifth acquisition for Driven Brands in the year since Roark Capital acquired the business, expanding the collective brands’ footprint to more than 2,000 locations in the U.S.
“This is a tremendous opportunity for Take 5 Oil Change to grow our business to the next level,” said Marc Graham, chief executive officer of Take 5 Oil Change. “With this partnership, we have access to world-class technology, purchasing power, operational support and resources that will enable us to accelerate our growth and success.”