Stuart brings more than a decade’s worth of expertise in assisting dealers with innovative revenue ideas and focused expense control. He helps dealers solve for today’s challenges with an eye on their vision and goals for the future. The dealership industry is seeing more change than ever in the face of large consolidators and newly-minted industry disruptors, meaning that dealers need first-class innovative solutions beyond basic accounting.
"We're fortunate to have such an experienced, dedicated addition to our team. Stuart has a longstanding reputation as a reliable consultant in all areas of the dealership space." Kirk Holderbaum Director of Markets, Withum
Stuart joins Withum with a long history of dealership consulting, representing nearly $3 billion in transactions. Stuart has provided consulting and due diligence on some of the most noteworthy deals in the industry during his longstanding career at large firms and dealership investment banks focusing on higher-value dealership groups. His philosophy revolves around positioning dealers to better meet their immediate goals while planning and creating roadmaps to achieve future long-term growth. Stuart is an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) and a member of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA).
"I look forward to being an integral member of Withum's established team of renowned dealership advisors." Stuart McCallum Partner, Practice Leader, Retail Automotive Services
Withum’s Retail Automotive practice is comprised of dealership people who just happen to be accountants. As one of the largest dealership accounting practices in the country, Withum serves hundreds of dealerships from coast to coast. Due to the Firm’s in-depth industry expertise, the national dealership practice brings diverse perspectives and problem-solving abilities that are uncommon among regional and smaller dealership accounting firms. Withum’s team of CPAs, advisors, and former dealership staff stand ready to assist their dealers with challenges both big and small.