Jim Merrilees is vice chairman of The Alta Group. In collaboration with the advisory’s practice leaders, Merrilees advises on ways clients can enhance operational efficiency in their organizations and add value in equipment finance markets.
The pandemic-induced economic disruptions that spawned stubbornly high inflation, supply- chain bottlenecks and inventory shortages created by manufacturing shutdowns have receded somewhat, much to the relief of the equipment finance industry. However, they have left behind a lingering inflation that... read more
The Alta Group’s new vice chairman, Jim Merrilees, has noticed a major trend during his first six months consulting in the equipment finance industry: an inability or reluctance of many firms to innovate to attract talent during the current labor... read more