CLAAS Financial Services appoints Nick Ramsdale as CFS UK & ROI Country Manager
In his new role as CFS UK & ROI Country Manager, Ramsdale will continue the focus on growth, helping CLAAS customers to invest in, and upgrade essential farm machinery. He will manage CFS’ operations, ensuring best in class service delivery to CLAAS customers and its dealer network.
With much of his career spent in asset finance and leasing industries, Ramsdale joins CLAAS from Hitachi Capital (UK). At Hitachi Capital, Ramsdale most recently held the position of European Business Development Manager in the European Vendor Solutions Division.
Prior to this, Ramsdale was City of London Relationship Director at Lombard overseeing mid-corporate and SME businesses. He also previously managed the business’ relationships in Thames Valley and Merseyside. Alongside his extensive experience working in the UK financial services sector, he also spent several years in Singapore at businesses including Santander, and RSA Insurance Group.
Commenting on Ramsdale’s appointment, Nick Taylor, Managing Director of CLAAS Financial Services said:
“I am delighted to welcome Nick to the team and to the position of CFS UK & ROI Country Manager. As a rapidly growing business, Nick’s industry experience will bolster the team and ensure our continued success.”
Commenting on his appointment, Ramsdale said:
“It is an exciting time to be joining market leader, CLAAS. My prior experience in the UK and overseas will be invaluable to this role and I look forward to embedding myself in the business”