The appointment follows the promotion of Nick Brownrigg, who now leads the European full service leasing business for parent company General Motors Acceptance Corporation (GMAC). Hobson joins Interleasing from used car group CarLand, an Interleasing subsidiary company, where he has been managing director since 2002. Before that, he held management positions in the oil industry and the motor trade.
'Interleasing is a strong company with an impressive track record for high achievement,' Hobson said. 'The expertise and experience within the company provides a firm foundation for future growth, forging an ever- stronger market presence, while retaining our commitment to unsurpassed customer focus and service quality.'