Volvo Financial Services launched iLabX 2.0, an evolution of its innovation accelerator program that provides startups the opportunity to develop and implement fintech innovations with VFS for equipment-as-a-service customers. read more
We are facing an era of rapid evolution and time-tested business strategies are losing their effectiveness. How can the industry meet this challenge? Nate Gibbons checks in with four Monitor 100 executives to discuss the trends that could change the commercial lending industry and the opportunities embedded within them.... read more
Beam Global partnered with Volvo Construction Equipment to bundle Beam EV ARC off-grid charging systems with the purchase of Volvo electric equipment. Volvo Financial Services can be utilized to lease or finance the bundled EV ARC and compact electric machines. read more
Volvo Financial Services appointed Daniel Homem de Mello as senior vice president of global marketing and communication. Mello returns to the Volvo Group after two years of leading the marketing function of a large transport and logistics company in Brazil. read more
The Volvo Group made a $41 million investment in North Carolina’s Piedmont Triad to purchase and expand the building housing its U.S. Uptime Center, which will now also serve as the new global headquarters for Volvo Financial Services. read more
John Rakocy, senior vice president of corporate development for Volvo Financial Services, will retire. The announcement comes 40 years to the week since Rakocy began his career. Rakocy will remain in his role until the end of 2021. 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
The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association awarded Bonnie Michael, vice president of legal and compliance USA for Volvo Financial Services, the Edward A. Groobert Award for Legal Excellence. read more
MAY 5, 2021 - 6:38 am
string(11) "Sohini Roy "
string(26) "Board Member & Former CFO"
string(15) "Nexseer Capital"
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 Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation announced the 2021 officers of its board of trustees, including Scott Thacker, CEO of Ivory Consulting, as chair; Nancy Pistorio, president of Madison Capital, as vice chair; Zack Marsh, CFO of Orion First Financial, as secretary/treasurer; and Ralph Petta, president and CEO of the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association, as president. read more
Monitor, the leading source of information for the equipment finance industry, announced the members of its 2021 Editorial Board. Ten new members will join the board and four members will continue from Monitor’s inaugural editorial board. read more
Equipment finance has become a crucial aspect of business, especially in the aesthetic medical market. John-Paul Smolenski, founder and president of MMP Capital, is a leader who is passionate about taking on challenges and committing to excellence. He had a... read more
Matthew Green, managing director and group head, Equipment Finance at CIBC Bank USA, joined CIBC from J.P. Morgan at the end of 2021 with more than 20 years of leasing, lending and capital markets experience to launch the company’s equipment... read more