TORONTO, Nov. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - LeasePlan Corporation N.V., the world's leading fleet management and
driver mobility company, announced today that it will expand its North
American service offering to include Canada in January 2014. LeasePlan
and the Canadian fleet management company Foss National Leasing Ltd.
(FNL) have entered into a licensing agreement whereby FNL will operate
its newly-formed subsidiary LeasePlan Canada.
With this agreement and formation of the new company, LeasePlan's North
American reach now consists of LeasePlan USA, LeasePlan Mexico and, in
2014, LeasePlan Canada.
LeasePlan currently manages over 1.3 million vehicles and provides fleet
management services in 31 countries. The ability to have a
comprehensive North American solution in place solidifies LeasePlan's
position as the global leader for fleet management and driver mobility.
Karen Foss, Chief Executive Officer of Foss National Leasing: "LeasePlan
has a proven track record of expanding into new markets and growing to
market-leading positions. LeasePlan Canada will provide innovative
products, value for money and superior service to meet the needs of
multinational clients, especially those with a presence across North
The Foss National Leasing brand and operation will continue to service
the domestic Canadian fleet management market as it has for close to 50
years. Jeff Hartley will be President of both Foss National Leasing and
About Foss National Leasing Ltd.
Foss National Leasing is the largest privately held fleet management
company in Canada. Operating in all provinces and territories, the
company provides a comprehensive range of fleet management services
with a high touch approach to customer service enabling its clients to
extract the highest possible value from their fleet. Visit www.fossnational.com for more information.
SOURCE: Foss National Leasing Ltd.
For further information:
President Foss National Leasing and LeasePlan Canada