DRIVE Software Solutions announces new funding and CEO

DRIVE Software Solutions has appointed a new chief executive officer and secured funding to power its global growth. The expansion of the UK-based fleet management Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider will be led by new CEO Alastair Houston, who brings more than over 30 years’ experience in the automotive sector, most recently as managing director of Sandicliffe Motor Contracts. Before that he held several senior roles at major vehicle hire provider Northgate, including as managing director of a number of its subsidiaries.

DRIVE Software Solutions announces new funding and CEO

Dec 02, 2019

DRIVE Software Solutions has appointed a new chief executive officer and secured funding to power its global growth. The expansion of the UK-based fleet management Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider will be led by new CEO Alastair Houston, who brings more than over 30 years’ experience in the automotive sector, most recently as managing director of Sandicliffe Motor Contracts. Before that he held several senior roles at major vehicle hire provider Northgate, including as managing director of a number of its subsidiaries.

NETSOL appoints Chris Mobley as head of NFS Ascent wholesale operations in Europe

NETSOL Technologies has appointed Chris Mobley as the new head of its NFS Ascent wholesale operations in Europe. Mobley (pictured) brings more than two decades of industry experience to NETSOL with a background in wholesale finance, including a variety of leadership roles with global software provider APAK, where he began his career as an analyst programmer in 1995, eventually progressing to vice-president of sales enablement and head of pre-sales. He also supported global strategic selling activities and led various pre-sales functions within Software-as-a-Service-based operations.

NETSOL appoints Chris Mobley as head of NFS Ascent wholesale operations in Europe

Dec 02, 2019

NETSOL Technologies has appointed Chris Mobley as the new head of its NFS Ascent wholesale operations in Europe. Mobley (pictured) brings more than two decades of industry experience to NETSOL with a background in wholesale finance, including a variety of leadership roles with global software provider APAK, where he began his career as an analyst programmer in 1995, eventually progressing to vice-president of sales enablement and head of pre-sales. He also supported global strategic selling activities and led various pre-sales functions within Software-as-a-Service-based operations.

Greg Conlon appointed president and CEO of GECAS

Greg Conlon has been promoted to the role of president and chief executive officer of GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS). Alec Burger will continue as president and chief executive officer of GE Capital and will also serve as the chairman of GECAS.

Greg Conlon appointed president and CEO of GECAS

Nov 29, 2019

Greg Conlon has been promoted to the role of president and chief executive officer of GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS). Alec Burger will continue as president and chief executive officer of GE Capital and will also serve as the chairman of GECAS.

Thought Leaders

How cars will power the future circular economy

Nov 25, 2019

The role of the car is changing as consumers opt for pay-on-use services as an alternative to ownership in congested cities. Suppliers and manufacturers will have to adapt their strategies as a result, argues Sampo Hietanen, chief executive officer and founder of mobility company MaaS Global.

Appointments

GrowCap expands senior management team with appointment of Paul Marston

Nov 29, 2019

Consulting and services company GrowCap has appointed Paul Marston as a consultant to drive the company’s commercial activities in the SME lending sector. He will support chief executive officers and business owners as they execute commercial strategies and oversee delivery of a range of services across the sector. As part of his appointment, Marston (pictured) will take on a range of non-executive director roles for GrowCap.