In almost 100 years of operation, Holman mentioned this marks the primary time that every one corporations will function underneath a singular identify and the banner of “Driving What’s Proper” to kind a worldwide group using round 6,500 individuals and managing greater than 2-million automobiles underneath funding and fleet administration.
The rebrand comes simply as ARI Fleet U.Ok. was named as Leasing Firm of the Yr (as much as 20,000 automobiles) on the trade Fleet Information Awards.
Nick Caller, U.Ok. managing director of Holman, mentioned: “We’re starting the subsequent thrilling chapter within the Holman historical past. The automotive sector goes to expertise extra adjustments within the subsequent 20 years than it has previously century, with the appearance of elevated electrification, modern funding strategies, and technological leaps in areas reminiscent of autonomous driving and security. We’re dedicated to being on the coronary heart of those adjustments, which is why we now have determined that we have to work as a worldwide accomplice for our prospects, sharing finest practices and insights from our groups internationally.
“Our prospects’ fleets are evolving, and so are we. With native specialists engaged on an operational stage and a worldwide view providing strategic perception, we will likely be ‘Driving What’s Proper’ each day to make sure we proceed to supply an award-winning service.
“It’s essential to our prospects that they know we stay centered on their wants – whereas we’re a worldwide firm, we are going to by no means take our eyes off the wants of our U.Ok. prospects, with our crew of specialists overlaying all areas of fleet administration, from financing specialist automobiles for utility fleets to lobbying legislators on behalf of our purchasers.”
The Holman enterprise is a family-run world group specializing in a number of automotive sectors. It runs greater than 40 dealerships, components distribution, and automobile uplift companies in addition to insurance coverage. These are along with the 5 ARI Fleet divisions working internationally. Holman started buying and selling as a single Ford dealership in New Jersey, USA, in 1924.
Chris Conroy, president and chief working officer of Holman, added: “The automotive world continues to expertise unprecedented change, which implies we face new challenges, but in addition new alternatives; and whereas we at Holman are very accustomed to the big selection of competencies we possess, and providers we provide, a lot of our prospects and companions aren’t.
“What many don’t see is what we’ve grow to be: an built-in automotive providers firm with a set of collective competencies that transcends our conventional industries, an enterprise providing a singular set of complementary providers that actually units us other than our opponents. Unifying our enterprise underneath the only world model of Holman will assist us change that.”
Initially posted on Global Fleet Management