Before we jump back to normal, the lessons of the COVID-19 pandemic present an opportunity to create something even better. Monitor sat down with leaders in communications and operations and a CFO to learn about how the biggest takeaways from their pandemic experiences are influencing their future strategies. ... read more
Equipment Finance Cares held its New York/New Jersey event last week at the Rockland County Country Club in Sparkill, NY, with more than 40 equipment finance professionals representing 31 organizations in attendance. read more
The next Equipment Finance Cares event from Paperclip Publishing will be held on Aug. 17 in Sparkill, NY. Lovern Gordon, a Paperclip author who has been with Boston Financial & Equity Corporation since 1999, will headline the event, while Lisa Rafter, CEO of Monitor, and Jesse Johnson, vice president of sales and marketing at JDR Solutions, will moderate the event’s thought leadership panels. read more
A group of this year’s Monitor NextGen Leaders share their ideas for improving the equipment finance industry. They believe that by embracing creativity over tradition and coming together to learn from each other’s digital transformation experiences, members of the equipment finance industry can create a customer-obsessed space that attracts the innovative young talent needed for the industry’s next chapter.... read more
Key Equipment Finance named John J. Catalano a senior syndicator for capital markets. In this role, Catalano will be responsible for the management of the clean energy, specialty finance lending and large corporate lines of business for the company. read more
The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association unveiled details about ELFA Credit & Collections Management LIVE!, an interactive virtual conference that will be held June 7 to June 8 and focus on "managing risk in a new world.” read more
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string(11) "Sohini Roy "
string(26) "Board Member & Former CFO"
string(15) "Nexseer Capital"
According to the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation’s March 2021 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI), overall confidence in the equipment finance market is 67.7, an increase from the February index of 64.4 and the highest level since April 2018. read more
Key Equipment Finance named Chuck Sharbrough senior vice president and director for food, beverage and agriculture. Before joining Key Equipment Finance, Sharbrough was national sales manager and senior vice president at Wells Fargo Equipment Finance. read more
The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2021, commemorating six decades of bringing equipment finance industry professionals together for networking, education, advocacy and industry information. read more
Monitor sits down with the leaders of eight companies in the equipment finance ecosystem to learn more about their diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives. These leaders outline strategies for creating an inclusive workplace, hiring and retaining diverse talent, and creating internal programs and community partnerships that engage employees in DE&I initiatives. ... read more
The Certified Lease & Finance Professional Foundation added seven new CLFPs who recently sat through the eight-hour online CLFP exam, including Katoh Hamadou Kone, head of retail and SME banking at BICICI, BNP Paribas Group, who became the first CLFP in Africa. read more
Life today is beginning to resemble normalcy. But before we rapidly go back to what was, it’s important to take stock of what we’ve learned over the last 16 months and use the knowledge we’ve gained to guide us as... read more
The COVID-19 pandemic, economic shutdowns, social unrest and a stormy political environment amid a presidential election — there’s no doubt that 2020 will go down as one of the most challenging years in U.S. history, for both individuals and corporations.... read more