ABN AMRO Asset Based Finance is pleased to announce that Simon Lefevre has been appointed to the role of branch managing director for ABN AMRO Asset Based Finance N.V., UK.
Simon steps into his new role from commercial director of ABN AMRO Lease UK.
Under his guidance, the UK Lease portfolio has grown substantially and continues to contribute to the sustainable growth ambitions of the bank. Simon has a wealth of asset finance experience, having spent over 20 years in the industry. In previous roles, he headed the UK Leasing business for Bank of London & The Middle East, and worked for ING and Lombard.
Simon said: “I look forward to taking on this new role and further investing in our established team as we continue to develop and improve our cross border and multi local funding solutions for our clients.”
Stefan Wagner, the recently appointed managing director responsible for ABN AMRO Asset Based Finance’s international activities, said: “Simon has sound commercial acumen across all aspects of asset finance. I am confident that his expertise and strong leadership skills will positively contribute to our continued growth in UK market.”