London, 02-03-2016 – CS Leasing, who offer a wide range of container types and lease products, including ISO Tanks and dry freight specials, has appointed Kevin Singh as Vice President – Europe to oversee its expansion into European and African markets.
Kevin joins the company from Fort Vale Engineering, a precision manufacturer of valves and fittings for the bulk liquid transportation industry. During his 10 years at Fort Vale, Kevin rose to become Sales and Marketing Director and a Board Member. He has extensive contacts in the tank container industry, in-depth experience of the current manufacturing environment and a deep understanding of the issues that operators and logistics providers are facing.
“Kevin’s extensive network and business knowledge will make a valuable contribution to our business,” said Tim May, part of the management team at CS Leasing. “His strong commercial and operational expertise, combined with his experience in managing overseas expansion, was extremely attractive for us.”
“I’m delighted to be joining CS Leasing,” said Kevin Singh. “I have known the management team here for a long time and I was attracted to their commitment to provide world class, flexible and customer-oriented service. This is an exciting opportunity and I look forward to creating a customer- focused leasing company.”
Kevin’s primary role at CS Leasing will be to focus on creating a global infrastructure and to oversee growth in Europe and Africa. The decision to expand builds on the positive reception CS Leasing has received in the market since it was launched in September last year with a focus on product expertise and high-quality customer service.
About CARU Specialized Leasing
Formed by CARU Containers and TCG (Transportation Capital Group) in September 2015, CARU Specialized Leasing (CS Leasing) focuses on leasing non-commoditized containers while providing the extensive product expertise and high service levels required by the operators of specialized equipment. The management team is led by Frank Vaughan, Tim May, Rick Reid and David Sprod, who have on average over 25 years of container leasing experience, including specialized container leasing.
The Dutch company CARU Containers is one of the world’s largest container traders with over 20 years of experience in container leasing and trading. It has offices throughout Europe, the US and Asia.
TCG has over 20 years of experience in the container industry and manages extensive container investment portfolios. The TCG principals have worked with the management of CARU Specialized Leasing for over 20 years.
For further information, please contact Sarah Vietz at CARU Specialized Leasing
Telephone: +1 415 463 7840