Baum and Associates
6633 Perham Drive
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
Principal, Baum and Associates
Alan Baum formed Baum and Associates in August 2009. Mr. Baum has produced an automotive forecast since 1990. He provides long-range analysis of the automotive and medium- and heavy-duty truck markets and has worked with clients on a variety of analytical issues. He has worked extensively in the area of crossover vehicles, the impact of rising fuel prices, and the role of hybrid, electric, and advanced diesel vehicles.
Mr. Baum has also worked in the area of customer-supplier relationships and in identifying major trends affecting automotive vehicle and component manufacturers. Much of his work has centered on the domestic and global market, including segmentation and sub-segmentation analysis. He has also worked with suppliers evaluating new products and segments that offer the most promise as they seek to grow and target their business.