NextGear Capital new Finance Director

NextGear Capital appoints Amrit Singh as Finance Director

Amrit Singh, Finance Director at NextGear Capital

NextGear Capital has announced the appointment of Amrit Singh to the role of Finance Director.

Amrit will be responsible for overseeing the growth strategy of NextGear Capital to continue to offer a first-class funding programme to used car dealers.

Singh joins from eight years with Deutsche Bank, London, and brings with him a wealth of experience in the financial services industry, including the management of equity stock funding to hedge funds and pension funds. Prior to Deutsche Bank, he spent five years in retail accounting, working for national household names, including Next and Signet (H Samuels, Ernest Jones).

As part of the Cox Automotive Group, NextGear Capital provides a cost-effective and simple way to buy and manage stock from a variety of different sources. With over 60 auction partners, NextGear Capital fund 100% of the CAP clean plus auction and delivery fees to free up a dealer's cash flow.

Its client base of over 1,500 UK dealers and franchises, have 24/7 online access to their account using StockMaster, which gives them the ability to view, fund and settle vehicles in one place. The StockMaster platform also allows dealers to do this anywhere, at anytime and simplifies the process further.

Liam Quegan, MD of NextGear Capital, comments, "We have seen exceptional growth over the past year and we are proud to help dealers across the UK free up capital on stock, enabling them to grow, invest and enhance their business in other ways.

"Amrit will add a vast amount of experience, having worked in the fast-paced world of banking for the past eight years. We look forward to working with him going forward."

Amrit comments, "I'm excited to be joining NextGear Capital and the Cox Automotive Group at this key time. There is massive growth potential for the business over the next 12 months and the change we can make in the automotive industry is very exciting. I look forward to driving this growth with the team."

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