Dave Cantin

Executive Chairman & CEO

Dave Cantin’s automotive industry career spans more than 20 years. His passion and dedication to exploring innovative sales opportunities led him to found the Dave Cantin Group, one of the most forward-thinking firms in automotive M&A.

Dave regularly consults on dealership acquisitions for large public and private automobile groups. His specialty has always been representing platform acquisitions, overseeing multiple dealerships within an individual deal.

In 2017, DCG closed the second-largest automotive dealership transaction in the history of the country. The sale of Prime Motor Group, consisting of over 30 dealerships, was the largest deal of its kind ever facilitated by a broker.

Beyond his business achievements, Dave survived leukemia after five years of treatment, which inspired him to commit his efforts to help children across the US beat cancer.