Tag: BVRLA Leasing Broker Committee

Broker committee’s Paul Parkinson features on latest BVRLA Industry Outlook Webinar

Paul Parkinson Synergy Car Leasing

BVRLA Leasing Broker Committee member, Paul Parkinson, took part on a panel of guest speakers for the latest BVRLA Industry Outlook Webinar (17 September 2020). Hosted by the BVRLA’s director of corporate affairs, Toby Poston, other panel participants included Miguel Cabaca (Arval UK),  Ed Hummel (Autotrader) and Margaret Speirs (Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental). Parkinson, the CEO and founder of Synergy…

Leasing broker chair upbeat on business outlook in webinar

BVRLA industry outlook

CHAIR of the BVRLA Leasing Broker Committee, Alan Carreras, was upbeat about the business outlook for leasing brokers during an online industry briefing. Taking part in an Industry Outlook webinar #2 organised by the BVRLA on 19 August, the director of The Bridle Group was one of four expert panelists joining a discussion hosted by Toby Poston, director of corporate affairs at…

From the Chair: WLTP & VED taxes top committee issues

Alan Carreras chairman bvrla leasing broker committee

BVRLA Leasing Broker Committee update Chair of the Leasing Broker Committee, Alan Carreras from the Bridle Group, reports from the latest meeting. COVID-19 impact on March sales Leasing brokers saw the traditional end of March sales spike literally locked up in car retailer compounds as the coronavirus lockdown froze car deliveries. Committee discussion centred around the impact of the WLTP taxes introduced…

Delays in registrations will lead to rental rises

Dealerships have had to close because of COVID-19

BROKERS are facing the prospect of further cancelled orders or passing on rate rises to customers, as the coronavirus pandemic affects registrations. With dealerships closed, dealers have not been able to register vehicles before the end of March. With VED changing to WLTP measurements from April 01, 2020, the knock on effect will be higher monthly rentals. Graham Lincoln, director of Lincoln-based…

Select’s Graham Conway joins BVRLA Leasing Broker Committee

Graham Conway Select Car Leasing joins BVRLA Leasing Broker Committee

GRAHAM Conway, head of strategic development at Reading leasing broker, Select Car Leasing, is to join the BVRLA Leasing Broker Committee. Conway, who moved from funder Alphabet to Select in March last year, offers the broker committee a breadth of vision having now operated on both the funder and broker sides of the business. “It’s fantastic to be invited to join the…