Aldermore Asset Finance has strengthened
its construction equipment division with the appointed Steve Cooper
as business development manager of construction.
Cooper will bring 25 years of industry
experience to his role in Stafford, where he will work with the
specialist construction equipment team in Aldermore Bank’s leasing
Reporting to head of construction Paul
Rooney, Cooper will provide finance support to manufacturers,
dealers and end-users of construction equipment and associated
Rooney said: “I have no doubt that
[Cooper’s] extensive experience of the construction equipment
industry will stand him in good stead.”
Cooper’s experience includes three years
running a finance brokerage and he has previously held senior
management roles with firms including machinery hire firm Saville
Tractors and JCB supplier Gunn JCB Ltd.
He said: “I’m delighted to have joined
Aldermore, which has already made a big impression in such a short
time on dealers and manufacturers of construction equipment.
“The bank is very committed to supporting
small and medium sized businesses and I’m delighted to be part of
such a dynamic team.”