All articles by Alejandro Gonzalez

Alejandro Gonzalez has been the Editor of Leasing Life since January 2020.

Alejandro Gonzalez

PEAC Solutions appoints Greg Sting president of the Americas

Sting most recently served as Senior VP and COO at PEAC

Asset Alliance Group appoints MD of Asset Finance & Leasing

Bycroft will be responsible for the strategic development of the Group and will oversee the truck and trailer contract hire, leasing and finance sales divisions, as well as the bus & coach, vendor finance and general asset finance sides of the business.

Renaissance supports Yorkshire-based commercial finance firm with £5m

Revolving credit facility backs the Group with £5m to help them achieve their growth objectives.

Overcoming financier risk aversion is crucial in a downturn

Keeping the financial taps flowing is important for business survival, expansion and growth, while developing skills in financing non-traditional assets – particularly in the renewable space – will be crucial for asset financiers in the years to come. Jeremy Weltman reports.

Alfa unveils net zero targets on the back of SBTi validation

UN-supported Science Based Targets Initiative has validated Alfa’s targets via the SME route.

Bizarre financing: experts reveal the strangest financed assets

Carl Johnson, UK Sales Director of AngloScottish Asset Finance, offers his perspective on the occasionally strange world of B2B financing.

BBI issues £15m follow-on investment to Universal Leasing 

The investment follows an earlier £12m commitment made to Universal Leasing in 2018.

Time Finance appoints Invoice Finance team relationship manager

Mike Cavanagh joins with 25 years of experience in the finance industry.

Mind the (trade finance) gap

Heightened economic risks have left bank financing capacity stretched, creating unmet needs and opportunities, says Richard Carter, Consulting Director of Finativ.

Close Brothers Leasing expands materials handling team

Close Brothers Leasing has brought on board materials handling specialists Andrew Woodward Keith Glasscoe.