Time Finance celebrates commitment to real living wage

Time Finance has been accredited as a living wage employer, demonstrating a commitment to support a fair day’s pay for a hard day’s work. The living wage will see every employee and contractor at the company receive a minimum hourly wage of £9.50 in the UK or £10.85 in London. Both rates are significantly higher than the government minimum for over 23s, which currently stands at £8.91 per hour.

Time Finance celebrates commitment to real living wage

Oct 11, 2021

Time Finance has been accredited as a living wage employer, demonstrating a commitment to support a fair day’s pay for a hard day’s work. The living wage will see every employee and contractor at the company receive a minimum hourly wage of £9.50 in the UK or £10.85 in London. Both rates are significantly higher than the government minimum for over 23s, which currently stands at £8.91 per hour.

Alphabet spells out changes at the top

Alphabet (GB) and BMW Financial Services (GB) have announced a series of leadership team changes which come into effect over the coming months. From 1 January 2022 current BMW Financial Services (GB) CE) Mike Dennett will assume the role of CEO for Alphabet in the UK, in addition to his present responsibilities. At the same time, Nick Brownrigg, CEO of Alphabet (GB) since 2016 will become CEO of BMW Group Financial Services in the Netherlands, a newly created role which combines responsibility for both the retail financial services business, as well as the fleet leasing and mobility operations.

Alphabet spells out changes at the top

Oct 07, 2021

Alphabet (GB) and BMW Financial Services (GB) have announced a series of leadership team changes which come into effect over the coming months. From 1 January 2022 current BMW Financial Services (GB) CE) Mike Dennett will assume the role of CEO for Alphabet in the UK, in addition to his present responsibilities. At the same time, Nick Brownrigg, CEO of Alphabet (GB) since 2016 will become CEO of BMW Group Financial Services in the Netherlands, a newly created role which combines responsibility for both the retail financial services business, as well as the fleet leasing and mobility operations.

Improving representation of women at C-suite level in the asset finance industry

Diverse boards are commercially important and having an equal number of women in senior roles is not merely a good and right thing to do, as a watershed report from McKinsey has demonstrated that gender- and racially-diverse boards are more profitable. The analyst even says: “Our latest report shows not only that the business case remains robust but also that the relationship between diversity on executive teams and the likelihood of financial outperformance has strengthened over time.” Why, then, are companies still failing to address the diversity issue even more urgently and seriously… when diversity at board level merits being a business objective and a driver of change?

Improving representation of women at C-suite level in the asset finance industry

Oct 04, 2021

Diverse boards are commercially important and having an equal number of women in senior roles is not merely a good and right thing to do, as a watershed report from McKinsey has demonstrated that gender- and racially-diverse boards are more profitable. The analyst even says: “Our latest report shows not only that the business case remains robust but also that the relationship between diversity on executive teams and the likelihood of financial outperformance has strengthened over time.” Why, then, are companies still failing to address the diversity issue even more urgently and seriously… when diversity at board level merits being a business objective and a driver of change?

Appointments

Lee Thompson joins Falcon Group in global asset-as-a-service role

Sep 17, 2021

Falcon Group, a provider of inventory management working capital solutions, has appointed Lee Thompson to head up its global asset-as-a-service (AaaS) offering. Thompson joins from DLL where he was vice-president, pay-per-use solutions, with responsibility for Europe and Australasia.