IDS appoints David Hamilton as CEO

International Decision Systems (IDS), the global provider of equipment finance software, has appointed David Hamilton as chief executive officer. Hamilton is the former president of SunGard Financial System’s global banking business, where he led an international team delivering retail, corporate and private banking solutions to more than 1,200 banks worldwide. He will lead IDS on the company’s next phase of growth as it enhances its InfoLease and Rapport solutions and delivers advanced cloud-based services to the industry.

IDS appoints David Hamilton as CEO

Feb 23, 2018

International Decision Systems (IDS), the global provider of equipment finance software, has appointed David Hamilton as chief executive officer. Hamilton is the former president of SunGard Financial System’s global banking business, where he led an international team delivering retail, corporate and private banking solutions to more than 1,200 banks worldwide. He will lead IDS on the company’s next phase of growth as it enhances its InfoLease and Rapport solutions and delivers advanced cloud-based services to the industry.

City of London Group names leadership team for new banking venture

City of London Group has announced the senior team that will lead the creation of a new UK challenger bank. It has announced a formal agreement with the team, comprising Jason Oakley (pictured above), Adrian Golumbina and Bryce Glover. Oakley built the lending business of Metro Bank, as managing director commercial banking and mortgages ,from £65m to over £2.5bn in less than three years. Prior to this he was head of SME for NatWest and RBS, with more than 3,000 relationship managers looking after one million clients and in excess of £1 billion of revenue.

City of London Group names leadership team for new banking venture

Feb 09, 2018

City of London Group has announced the senior team that will lead the creation of a new UK challenger bank. It has announced a formal agreement with the team, comprising Jason Oakley (pictured above), Adrian Golumbina and Bryce Glover. Oakley built the lending business of Metro Bank, as managing director commercial banking and mortgages ,from £65m to over £2.5bn in less than three years. Prior to this he was head of SME for NatWest and RBS, with more than 3,000 relationship managers looking after one million clients and in excess of £1 billion of revenue.

Metro Bank expands with 900 new jobs in 2018

Metro Bank plans to create 900 new jobs in 2018 in a move which will take its UK workforce to almost 4,000. A key area of investment will be its apprenticeship scheme, which has around 100 places available. Last year, the bank became a certified employer provider, meaning that as well as hiring apprentices, it also delivers apprenticeship training through its dedicated in-house facility, Metro Bank University.

Metro Bank expands with 900 new jobs in 2018

Feb 09, 2018

Metro Bank plans to create 900 new jobs in 2018 in a move which will take its UK workforce to almost 4,000. A key area of investment will be its apprenticeship scheme, which has around 100 places available. Last year, the bank became a certified employer provider, meaning that as well as hiring apprentices, it also delivers apprenticeship training through its dedicated in-house facility, Metro Bank University.

Thought Leaders

Leaseurope Future Group – nurturing talent in the auto and equipment finance sectors

Jan 30, 2018

Leaseurope and Invigors EMEA are passionate about establishing the most favourable environment to attract, retain and stimulate the millennial generation to apply their collective intellectual capabilities and energy to the European asset and motor finance industry. Since 2013, Invigors has guided the pan-European Future Group, comprised of talented individuals identified by their respective CEOs as potential leaders.

Appointments

cap hpi restructures team of industry experts

Feb 08, 2018

Automotive industry expert Derren Martin has been appointed as head of current valuations at cap hpi. The announcement comes as cap hpi restructures its industry editorial experts to provide a greater range of consultancy services. The team of 11 will also continue to manage daily adjustments to Black Book Live used car data and support customers with bespoke insight and support. Martin has spent two years establishing the international team of valuation experts and analysts.

Members' Blogs

Why successful customer engagement needs to go beyond words

Mar 21, 2017

Currently the lion’s share of communications from auto financiers, in concert with their brand partners and franchised retailer networks, is delivered by conventional methods. Very often this communication is one way and doesn't promote interaction ‘in the moment’. For example, traditional posted mail and outbound telephone calls from retailers or contact centres are very much alive and kicking. Whilst these efforts are laudable, the old conventional methods are fast running out of road and they are not in sync with the habits of the 21st century consumer.

 
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