VOLKSWAGEN Group Leasing has pulled off quite a coup by persuading Lombard man Nigel Kerr to join as head of sales.
Nigel, who has immense contract hire and car leasing experience, was previously director of Asset Finance at Lombard North Central Plc.
our drive is to become the number one leasing company in the UK
Nigel held a number of senior management roles within Lombard Vehicle Management, but following the closure of the business, Nigel was retained by Lombard to head up their asset finance division in South East England. He was also responsible for setting up Lombard Vehicle Management’s SME team and was appointed as the Lombard Vehicle Management representative on the local Corporate Bank Partnership Board
At Volkswagen Group Leasing Nigel will be responsible for heading up and expanding the sales team as Volkswagen Group Leasing aims to become the UK’s leading vehicle leasing and finance business.
Martin Ballard, corporate solutions director at Volkswagen Group Leasing, said:
“It’s a real success for Volkswagen Group Leasing that we’ve been able recruit such a very successful and determined Head of Sales, who has extensive knowledge of the market. Nigel brings with him a wealth of experience that will support our drive to become the number one leasing company in the UK.”