Close Brothers Technology Services has appointed five relationship directors to drive business growth for the company.
Reporting to David Forbes, director of sales, are Martin Cadby, Nick Dudley, Bernard Saikalis, Craig Smith and John Davis.
Cadby joined Close Brothers from NF Techfleet, where he was business development executive.
Dudley will be responsible for major accounts and brings with him many years’ experience in the sector, most notably at EMC Corporation.
Saikalis, who joined from De Lage Landen, will be accountable for London and the South East. In his previous role he launched the EMC mid-market finance program for the UK.
Smith, formerly at Lombard Technology Services, will be tasked with developing and managing the North of England, an area he has many years’ experience working in, having been responsible for the area in his previous role.
Davis will take responsibility for Scotland, developing key relationships in the technology space. He also joined from Lombard Technology Services, but began his career in office equipment leasing with Anglo Leasing and then with GE Capital and CIT Group, where he was focussed on the Dell Financial Services program across Europe.
Set up in Q4 2015, Close Brothers Technology Services offers UK businesses support when acquiring, financing, managing and replacing their technology assets.