Tide appoints Sir Donald Brydon as non-executive chairman

Business banking platform Tide has named Sir Donald Brydon as non-executive chairman and its first independent chair. He has previously been chairman of the Sage Group, the London Stock Exchange and the Royal Mail Group.

Tide appoints Sir Donald Brydon as non-executive chairman

Sep 11, 2020

Business banking platform Tide has named Sir Donald Brydon as non-executive chairman and its first independent chair. He has previously been chairman of the Sage Group, the London Stock Exchange and the Royal Mail Group.

Funding Xchange appoints Ben Sher as chief commercial officer

Ben Sher has been named chief commercial officer at business finance platform Funding Xchange. He has almost 20 years’ experience in the finance technology sector and specialises in capital markets, lending and asset finance. Funding Xchange specialises in SME lending and its platform works with more than 50 financiers.

Funding Xchange appoints Ben Sher as chief commercial officer

Sep 11, 2020

Ben Sher has been named chief commercial officer at business finance platform Funding Xchange. He has almost 20 years’ experience in the finance technology sector and specialises in capital markets, lending and asset finance. Funding Xchange specialises in SME lending and its platform works with more than 50 financiers.

How asset finance companies are adapting to changing customer needs and behaviour during the pandemic

"The pandemic has posed many challenges to equipment and auto finance providers, as customer needs have drastically changed." The coronavirus pandemic has continued to pose challenges to operators in the global auto and equipment finance industries. As European GDP is predicted to drop by 4.5% in 2020, and in the US by 4.6% - while prices are dropping by around 4.4% in countries such as Sweden - other countries are experiencing differing levels of recovery and future sales forecasts. Industry leaders tend to agree that the future is likely to look very different.

How asset finance companies are adapting to changing customer needs and behaviour during the pandemic

Sep 10, 2020

"The pandemic has posed many challenges to equipment and auto finance providers, as customer needs have drastically changed." The coronavirus pandemic has continued to pose challenges to operators in the global auto and equipment finance industries. As European GDP is predicted to drop by 4.5% in 2020, and in the US by 4.6% - while prices are dropping by around 4.4% in countries such as Sweden - other countries are experiencing differing levels of recovery and future sales forecasts. Industry leaders tend to agree that the future is likely to look very different.

Appointments

NETSOL tackles “major expansion” with appointment of new executive vice president of Americas

Aug 17, 2020

Engaging with a “major expansion opportunity” in the US, NETSOL Technologies has appointed auto finance veteran Peter Minshall to spearhead the operation and take charge of the entire US portion of the company’s business operations. Working closely with the global sales organisation and product delivery teams, Minshall will obtain the title executive vice president of NETSOL Technologies Americas (NTA) and is expected to report directly to the chief executive officer, Najeeb Ghauri.