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Vavoom hires van specialist

Phil Hinett of Vavoom

CHEADLE based leasing broker Vavoom Finance Group has added to its head count with the addition of commercial vehicle expert Chris Hinett. Chris joins from GB Vehicle Leasing where he was the company’s LCV specialist while previous experience was at Nationwide Vehicle Contracts as a commercial vehicle broker. Chris brings with him years of commercial van experience and high end prestige vehicle…

Intelligent Car Leasing donates new van to Celtic FC Foundation/Glasgow NE Foodbank partnership

Volunteers from the Glasgow NE Foodbank with the new Peugeot Expert van

Pictured above: Volunteers from the Glasgow NE Foodbank with the new Peugeot Expert van donated by Intelligent Car Leasing INTELLIGENT Car Leasing has donated a Peugeot Expert panel van for use by Celtic FC Foundation/Glasgow NE Foodbank partnership. The van will be used by the Foodbank to deliver vital food parcels to outlying communities and to make food pick-ups from supermarkets more…

New general sales manager for Carparison

Charlotte - new general sales manager at Carparison

EXETER-based leasing broker Carparison has appointed a new a new general sales manager. So congratulations to Charlotte Channing-Jones who took up the role at the start of January. Charlotte has a good number of years’ experience operating on the dealer side of the broker market so she knows it well. Since joining us as a transaction manager in May she’s really shown…

Matt Axford promoted to board of Gateway2Lease

Matt Axford Gateway2Lease

CONGRATULATIONS to Matt Axford who has been promoted to the board of West Midlands leasing broker Gateway2Lease. Matt, who steps up from his role as general sales manager, becomes sales director with board responsibility, effective January 2022. Having joined after 15 years with dealer Listers Group, Matt has made a significant impact on the sales performance of Gateway2Lease during the past four…

Mercedes to introduce agency model from 2023

Britta Seeger Mercedes Benz Sales

PREMIUM car maker Mercedes-Benz is to end the retailer’s ability to negotiate a discount with the introduction of an agency model, slated for 2023. It follows agreement with the European Association of Mercedes-Benz Dealers to go ahead with the agency model, which has already been introduced in Sweden, Austria, South Africa and India. The agency model will be launched in Mercedes’ domestic market Germany…