Hitachi Capital Business Finance bolsters its sales team
Hitachi Capital Business Finance has further strengthened its sales team with the promotion of Astrid Michael to manager – internal sales team and the appointment of Robert Brudenell as account manager.
Astrid, who joined Hitachi Capital in 2013, started her career in internal sales before moving to vendor accounts, where she has successfully developed strong relationships with agricultural brokers and key introducers. In her new role as manager – internal sales team, she will be responsible for managing a sales team across a range of business channels.
Robert Brudenell, joins Hitachi Capital from Macquarie Group and has a wealth of experience within leasing, asset finance and specifically, the agriculture sector. He has experience of working for a number of global companies, including Aldermore Bank and Barclays as well as running his own brokerage. Already familiar with Hitachi’s brokers in the agricultural sector, Robert is looking forward to developing his relationships further with Hitachi Capital Business Finance.
Andy Taylor, head of broker sales, said:
“We are delighted to welcome Robert to Hitachi Capital Business Finance and congratulate Astrid on her promotion. Both bring a wealth of experience that will ensure that we bolster the support we already offer our brokers and further shows our commitment to the agriculture sector.”