Automotive Ventures hires auto tech exec Tony Rimas as operating partner

Rimas is the president of Repairify Inc, a Kinderhook Industries portfolio company.

  • Previously co-founded and was managing partner of FM Capital
  • Before that, Rimas was with Red McCombs Automotive Group
  • Automotive Ventures was found in 2014 by Steve Greenfield

Automotive Ventures, an Atlanta-based automotive technology and mobility venture capital firm, has named Tony Rimas as an operating partner.

Rimas is the president of Repairify Inc, a Kinderhook Industries portfolio company. Previously, he co-founded and was managing partner of FM Capital, where he led and managed automotive investments including Autoniq, Frontier Car Group, Vroom, Autopay and Revolution Parts.

“Automotive Ventures is focused on building a bench of talented operating partners with the right mix of relevant expertise and skills to support our investment strategy,” said Steve Greenfield, founder and CEO of Automotive Ventures, in a statement. “Tony’s impressive track record and experience delivering consistent, high quality returns will immediately add value to the operating partner team as Automotive Ventures continues to mechanize differentiated outcomes for our portfolio companies and our limited partners alike.”

Automotive Ventures was found in 2014 by Steve Greenfield.