Retail: Dealerships from several brands in Portugal, Spain, Angola and Cape Verde. Owner of a Used Cars Brand stores
Import: Toyota e Lexus (Portugal); Ford, VW, Audi, Seat (Angola); Toyota, Ford, VW, Audi, Skoda e Seat (Cabo Verde).
GROUP-PROFILE / VEHICLES SALES
With a presence in several countries as Portugal, the United Kingdom, Spain, Germany, Cape Verd and Angola, Salvador Caetano Group was born out of the will, courage and determination of Mr. Salvador Fernandes Caetano, a man whose achievement is resumed to a motto: «always present to build the future».
With more than half a century of activity, the Group continues to widen its horizons. From the bodies that started the activity in 1946, and that are still today a point of reference, it conquered the importership business for Portugal of Toyota on 1968, and later BMW on 1983. More recently it has turned towards New Information Technology, and made strong investments on the multi-brand automobile retail business.
The history of this Group is made of constant victories and an accumulation of projects, aiming the construction of a Portuguese Group of international prestige. Responsible for more than 6.500 workers, and with a turnover greater than 2.4 billions euros, Salvador Caetano Group has collected a large number of prestigious national and international awards. We, at Salvador Caetano Grupo are proud of this achievement as an acknowledgment of our high quality standards, presenting an outstanding position in the Professional Training as well as Development and Research areas.
Grupo Salvador Caetano (SGPS) S.A., mother company that controls the Group, it is responsible for the management of shares and defining the Group’s main strategic development lines, as well as co-ordinating the activity of all companies that are a part of it, and constitutes three business units, organized by three sub-holdings:
- Toyota Caetano Portugal, SA, business unit of Toyota representative and Toyota industry; - Salvador Caetano Auto (SGPS), SA, business unit of multi-brand retail automotive in Iberia market, and all the new concepts of automobile distribution, such as multi-brand retail, fleet management, spare parts retail, used cars mega stores, rent-a-car, etc; - Salvador Caetano.Com (SGPS), SA, business unit in information Technologies.
And also two companies in the industry business unit: - CaetanoBus, SA, buses production, (COBUS and CAETANO), for the entire world, and Mercedes-Benz on a exclusive basis for EvoBus. - Caetano Components, SA, produces components to the automotive industry, and metallic components for other industries.
Toyota Caetano Portugal, SA is mainly dedicated to economical activities in the automobile area, namely import, assembly and marketing of Toyota light passenger and commercial automobiles, marketing of forklifts and industrial equipment; marketing of vehicles parts, as well as the corresponding technical service. The industrial activity of Toyota Caetano Portugal, SA, is focus in the light commercial vehicles assembly Toyota and export for all the Europe, and also the production of mini-buses Caetano Optimos
Salvador Caetano Auto (SGPS), SA, represent a strong investment that has been done in the retail automotive with the purpose of becoming the leader of the multi-brand car retail market in the Iberian Peninsula, aimed with a sustainable growing plan of acquisitions and join ventures in Spain and Portugal, which represent the following brands: Alfa Romeo, Audi, BMW, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Citroen, Dacia, Daihatsu, Dodge, Fiat, Ford, Honda, Hyundai, Jeep, Kia, Lancia, Lexus, Maybach, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, MINI, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Renault, Seat, Skoda, Smart, Tata, Toyota and Volkswagen.
Salvador Caetano.Com (SGPS), SA, business unit in information technologies, very much interrelated with skills acquired in the automobile sector, as well in the renewal energies internet, Marketing and Communication areas.
Salvador Caetano Group has always undertaken and assumed commercial commitments in Portugal and abroad. Now, looking to the new century, it is determined to grow and to become an outstanding organisation in the demanding environment of EU and worldwide markets, globalisation.