Leasing experts review the industry's prospects for the future

Leading asset finance industry figures provide their view on the future developments that lie ahead for the sector. Miles Rogerson reports. Customer engagement will be a vital factor that drives success in the asset finance industry this year. Johnny Clayton, chief executive officer at Oodle Car Finance (pictured above), explained: “I think we’re going to continue to see customers driving the needs and demands for change and we’re going to see successes from businesses that engage with shoppers in a way that is inspiring and relevant to them individually, whilst putting forward the best products to induce a sale.

Leasing experts review the industry's prospects for the future

Feb 27, 2020

Leading asset finance industry figures provide their view on the future developments that lie ahead for the sector. Miles Rogerson reports. Customer engagement will be a vital factor that drives success in the asset finance industry this year. Johnny Clayton, chief executive officer at Oodle Car Finance (pictured above), explained: “I think we’re going to continue to see customers driving the needs and demands for change and we’re going to see successes from businesses that engage with shoppers in a way that is inspiring and relevant to them individually, whilst putting forward the best products to induce a sale.

Working together for regulatory reform to drive success and enable a sustainable future for the UK

The annual Finance and Leasing Association Dinner in London was attended by around 1,500 guests this week, including industry leaders and Members of Parliament. In his opening address, chairman Richard Jones highlighted the value of the industry and its future importance in delivering environmental progress.

Working together for regulatory reform to drive success and enable a sustainable future for the UK

Feb 26, 2020

The annual Finance and Leasing Association Dinner in London was attended by around 1,500 guests this week, including industry leaders and Members of Parliament. In his opening address, chairman Richard Jones highlighted the value of the industry and its future importance in delivering environmental progress.

Senior management changes at Paragon Group as Sean Shine becomes chief executive officer

Paragon Group, the customer communications, identification and graphics services supplier, has appointed Sean Shine as its new chief executive officer. Shine succeeds Patrick Crean, Paragon’s principal shareholder, who becomes executive chairman. John Rogers, currently head of corporate development, has been promoted to executive director.

Senior management changes at Paragon Group as Sean Shine becomes chief executive officer

Feb 21, 2020

Paragon Group, the customer communications, identification and graphics services supplier, has appointed Sean Shine as its new chief executive officer. Shine succeeds Patrick Crean, Paragon’s principal shareholder, who becomes executive chairman. John Rogers, currently head of corporate development, has been promoted to executive director.

Appointments

James McGowan joins Porterbrook as director of public affairs

Feb 21, 2020

AF50 UK company Porterbrook has appointed James McGowan as director of public affairs. He brings more than 20 years’ experience in politics and communications, most recently as transport policy advisor to the shadow transport secretary Andy McDonald. Prior to that, McGowan (pictured) was head of policy and communications at rail union ASLEF.

Leasing Professionals

Bank of America expands Institute for Women’s Entrepreneurship at Cornell University

Feb 20, 2020

Bank of America is expanding the Bank of America Institute for Women’s Entrepreneurship at Cornell University. The online business certificate program helps women entrepreneurs to obtain new skills to build successful businesses, while creating a valuable network. Since its inception in 2018, the program has supported 10,000 students, including those who will complete the course in 2021. In response to this demand, Bank of America has increased its commitment to support a total of 20,000 places.