Second placed BC50 leasing company Leaseplan has announced three new appointments in an attempt to strengthen its team..

Rachel Hawthorne has joined the company as the head of marketing, Neill Emmett as the digital marketing manager and Oliver Boots has moved internally to become the brand director of the company’s public-sector arm, Automotive Leasing,

Boots replaces Tim Meadows, and was previously the head of product services within the Business Development Division within Leaseplan, while Hawthorne has joined the company from Experian Consumer Services, and Emmett joins from Fidelity Worldwide Investment.

“They all bring a huge amount of experience to the team, and I’m positive that their expertise will only further strengthen the Leaseplan brand and the industry-leading experience our customers receive,” said Matt Dyer, managing director at Leaseplan UK.

“We’ve seen strong growth in 2015, and I am confident that Rachel, Neill and Oliver will all do much to ensure that this positive progress continues to grow, both this year and beyond,” he added.