Our Transportation & Logistics (T&L) Group is dedicated to providing superior merger and acquisition advisory services to companies in a variety of attractive niches across the broader transportation, logistics and automotive aftermarket industries. We have deep expertise working with private equity and publicly-owned, as well as family and entrepreneur-owned industry leading companies.
We have extensive transaction experience within a variety of specialized, niche transportation segments, ranging from third-party logistics to air, marine and rail product and service. We are the national leader in the automotive aftermarket, where our experience spans manufacturers, distributors, service providers, branded products and retailers. We understand the dynamics and trends that create opportunities for companies in these sectors and apply this expertise to generate superior outcomes for our clients.

Key Focus Areas

Harris Williams Third-Party Logistics Industry Sector Focus

Third-Party Logistics

  • Transportation Management
  • Brokerage
  • Freight Forwarding
  • e-Commerce Services
  • Port Logistics
  • Value–Added Warehousing/ Contract Logistics 

Harris Williams Automotive & Heavy Duty Vehicles Industry Sector Focus

Automotive & Heavy Duty Vehicles

  • OE and Aftermarket
  • Suppliers
  • Distributors
  • Service Providers
  • Retailers 

Harris Williams Rail & Intermodal Industry Sector Focus

Rail & Intermodal

  • Suppliers
  • Service Providers 

Harris Williams Niche Transportation Industry Sector Focus

Niche Transportation

  • Expedited/Same-Day
  • Last/First Mile
  • Intermodal Drayage
  • Bulk/Speciality Distribution
  • Energy Transport
  • Healthcare and Life Sciences Transport 

Harris Williams Marine Transportation Industry Sector Focus

Marine Transportation

  • Inland Barge/Jones Act
  • International Shipping
  • Port and Marine Services 

Harris Williams Transportation Equipment Industry Sector Focus

Transportation Equipment

  • Manufacturing
  • Distribution
  • Leasing 

Harris Williams Airport and Aviation Services Industry Sector Focus

Airport and Aviation Services

  • Cargo Services
  • Terminal Services
  • Fixed Base Operations