Ex ING Lease Sales Director, Mark Picken, has been appointed as managing director of privately owned firm, Shire Leasing PLC.
Charged with spearheading the drive for new business and increased profitability, Mark’s appointment reinforces Shire’s position as the UK’s leading independent funding house.
With Shire Leasing’s powerful position and flexibility in the marketplace, Mark’s appointment ensures Shire continues to be a vital factor in reshaping the finances of UK SMEs up and down the country.
Speaking of the appointment, John Worton, joint chairman of Shire Business Group said, “We’re delighted to have Mark on board. It heralds a new push for growth for the business, and we will continue to build on our successes.”
Mark will be working from the Midlands HQ in Tamworth and took up his new position in April 2013.