Close Brothers transport team appoints three Area Sales Managers

Close Brothers - Savio Suzarte - Ashley Haithwaite - Gavin Martin

Close Brothers Asset Finance has grown its transport team with the appointment of three Area Sales Managers.

The three new joiners are Savio Zuzarte, Ashley Haithwaite and Gavin Martin (pictured, left to right).

Savio joins from a background of commercial banking, health and safety and employment law and will focus on Milton Keynes, Bedford and Northampton, and the surrounding areas.

Ashley meanwhile has over 30 years of sales experience, has worked for numerous automotive brands and will engage with customers in Kent, covering Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Ashford, Dover and Folkstone.

Gavin joins from the motor trade having worked with Citroen, BMW and Volkswagen commercial vehicles, and will concentrate on the South West.

“We’re delighted to bring candidates of this calibre on board because it demonstrates our continued commitment to the Transport sector and further endorses our ambitious growth plans,” says Sales Director for Close Brothers Asset Finance’s transport division Andrew Buswell. “This is a market we believe very strongly in, which is why we are recruiting strong sales teams who are not only able to hit the ground running and are start to make a difference for business owners from the outset, but who are experts who can speak our customers’ language.

“As the economy continues to recover, we are looking forward to helping our customers thrive through all economic cycles.”