Fleetondemand, one of Europe’s leading mobility technology providers, has acquired Buckinghamshire-based vehicle management company FleetEurope for an undisclosed sum. The significant deal was funded by Fleetondemand’s current long-term investment partner BGF, which acquired a minority stake in the technology business following a £5 million investment last year.
FleetEurope, a leading independent vehicle management solutions company is celebrating 25 years of providing multi-award winning services to businesses throughout the UK. The Buckinghamshire-based company was launched in 1994 by current chairman and CEO John Yarroll with a small team of fleet experts offering vehicle leasing and fleet management services to SMEs initially.
FleetEurope, a leading independent vehicle management solutions provider, has made five new appointments recently to strengthen its existing customer service delivery teams. The recruitment drive comes after a significant period of growth last year for the business, which offers a multi-award winning range of vehicle rental, vehicle leasing and fleet management services. Raim Bennett has joined the fleet operations team as fleet support manager. He brings with him over 13 years’ experience within the automotive sector, having worked at some of [...]
With December just around the corner the festive party season is about to kick-off, along with the increased risk of drink-driving. According to a report from the Department for Transport (DfT), an estimated 5,770 drink-drive accidents took place in the UK last year. Although this figure has reduced significantly from 19,470 since records first began in 1979, there is still much work to be done to reduce these accidents even further. (more…)
Damage charges have been a highly contentious issue within the rental industry for many years. For companies with high rental volumes that deal directly with the rental suppliers, this can become an administrative and financial burden. So what can companies do to address this issue? Driver education is key to reducing damage disputes. Make sure they understand what is expected of them in terms of inspecting the rental vehicle for damage and what to do in the case of damage [...]