Fleet Management Suppliers the Ultimate List
Full-Service Leasing Companies
Fleet Management Suppliers in this space will offer a one stop shop for all fleet management services.
1. Lex Autolease
Lex Autolease is owned by Lloyds Banking Group and was formed when Lloyds acquired HBOS in September 2008. Lex is the largest leasing company (by volume) operating in the UK and offers the full suite of fleet related services directly to businesses or indirectly through brokers to personal customers.
2. Volkswagen Financial Services Fleet
VWFS is part of the Volkswagen Group and originally focused on providing finance and related services to the Volkswagen product range. VWFS has evolved into providing funding and fleet management services to all vehicle manufacturers.
3. Leaseplan UK
Leaseplan UK is part of the Leaseplan Corporation which manages over 1.9 million vehicles in 30 countries worldwide. In March 2016, Leaseplan was acquired in by LP Group B.V which is a consortium of investors.
4. Arval UK
Arval is owned by the French bank BNP Paribas and is part of a global fleet management business covering 25 countries directly and a further 14 through alliances.
5. ALD Automotive
ALD is owned by the French bank Société Générale and is part of a global fleet management business covering 41 countries directly and manages 1.5 million vehicles.
6. Alphabet UK
Alphabet is owned by BMW Group and is part of a global fleet management business covering 30 countries directly and manages 700,000 million vehicles
7. Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions
Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions is owned by Japanese conglomerate Hitachi Group. The company operates 70,000 vehicles in the UK.
Zenith was acquired by Bridgepoint Captial in 2017 and operates in the UK with a fleet of 55,000 vehicles. Zenith acquired CVL later in 2017 to extend their services into the HGV space.
9. Kinto Fleet Management
Inchcape was taken over by Toyota Financial Services(TFS) in 2019 and subsequently rebranded to Kinto. This acquisition expanded on an already close operational alliance where Inchcape were providing back office services to TFS.
Corporate Fleet Management Brokers
Fleet Management Suppliers in this space will offer a one stop shop for fleet management services but the funding for the vehicles will come through asset finance providers.
1. Fleet Logistics
Fleet Logistics is owned by Tuv Sud and Volkswagen Financial Services which acquired a 60% share in the business in November 2019. Fleet Logistics manages 180,000 vehicles in 27 countries.
CLM is part of the Maxxia Group which is owned by quoted Australian company McMillan Shakespeare Group.
3. Fleet Operations
Fleet Operations is a privately owned UK business but also offers a broader European offering through Traxall International.
Service, Maintenance and Repair
These fleet management providers focus on service, maintenance and repair but also offer funding services.
1. Rivus Fleet Solutions
Rivus Fleet Solutions was purchased from BT by Aurelius Group in 2019.
ARI is part of Holman Enterprises, a US family owned group. ARI operate in the UK, Germany and North America.
3. The AA
4. WNS Assistance
1. The Miles Consultancy
2. Mileage Count
6. Fleet Miles
7. Trax Miles