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ALD successfully completes LeasePlan acquisition and announces management change Netherlands

ALD successfully completes LeasePlan acquisition and announces management change Netherlands

ALD Automotive has successfully completed the 100% acquisition of LeasePlan, one of the world's leading fleet management and mobility companies.

With this acquisition, the new combination positions itself as a leading international player in the field of sustainable mobility. Worldwide, its total fleet numbers 3.311 million vehicles.

By joining forces, ALD Automotive and LeasePlan take a leading role in the transition to zero-emission mobility and further shaping the digital transformation of the industry. The goal is to offer customers and lease drivers innovative, sustainable mobility solutions and grow at least 6% annually.

Now that the acquisition has been completed, the integration of ALD Automotive and LeasePlan into one company will start in the Netherlands, subject to regulatory approval.

Management changes

Tim Albertsen, Chief Executive Officer of ALD Automotive | LeasePlan has appointed Sander Pleij, previously Managing Director of LeasePlan in the Netherlands, as Country Managing Director of the combined entity in the Netherlands. This appointment is effective immediately and subject to regulatory approval.

Jeroen Kruisweg, previously Managing Director of ALD Automotive in the Netherlands and Regional Director Benelux, has been appointed Group Regional Director and is therefore part of the management of the head office.

Sander Pleij about the appointment: "I am looking forward to shaping this new entity together with all colleagues from ALD Automotive and LeasePlan Nederland. The joining of forces of our two companies offers a great basis for strengthening our position in the Dutch market. If we maintain the best of our service and flexibility in leasing solutions while at the same time focus on the joint innovative strength in sustainable mobility, the future looks very positive."

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