Brian Layman appointed VP Construction Equipment for Volvo Financial Services USA
27 January 2020
Brian Layman has been appointed VP Construction Equipment Financial Services for the USA market of Volvo Financial Services (VFS), effective February 1, 2020.
Brian has 19 years of experience with the Volvo Group in various roles supporting sales and marketing, dealer development and retail competence development. He has served as VP, Business Development for Mack Trucks for the last five years. Brian has an MBA from Wake Forest University in Winston Salem, North Carolina with a focus on marketing. He earned a bachelor’s degree in finance and international business from Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina.
”We are very excited to have Brian on board,” says Tom Guse, President of VFS USA. ”He will be responsible for the overall strategy of the construction equipment financial services business in the USA, ensuring the achievement of sales targets while supporting Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) plans and goals. He will continue to strengthen relationships with Volvo CE colleagues and the distribution network. Brian will also hold reponsibility for the North American Transactions Services business that administers SMART Commercial Account and FleetPREFERRED parts and service purchasing programs.”
Volvo Financial Services is the global finance arm of the Volvo Group. The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment, and marine and industrial engines. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. Volvo Financial Services was formed in 2001 and is headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. The company manages a gross credit portfolio of SEK 173.4 billion, employs more than 1,500 people worldwide, and provides customer financing in 48 countries.
Source: Volvo Construction Equipment; Volvo Financial Services