DLL Names Vice President of Commercial Finance for the United States
Monday, October 10, 2016
DLL has promoted Damian Purves to vice president of commercial finance for the United States, effective Oct. 1, 2016.
Purves is now responsible for the management and strategic expansion of DLL's commercial finance portfolio in the United States, specifically within the health-care and office technology verticals. He is tasked with ensuring the optimization of local program performance, as well as the achievement of sales and new business targets.
"Commercial finance is a core offering of our global vendor finance business," said Mark McGovern, senior vice president of commercial finance, DLL. "Damian's extensive background in vendor program management will help us further align our product offerings and enhance our ability to provide a full suite of innovative, tailored working capital solutions to vendors, dealers and resellers."
Purves has more than 25 years of experience in the equipment finance industry and has spent the last nine at DLL, managing global partnerships with leading technology providers. He was instrumental in supporting the development of leasing capabilities and commercial strategies to assist multiple vendors with their entry into new markets. Prior to DLL, Purves held sales and management positions at GE Capital and IKON Office Solutions.
"I am eager to get started in this new role," Purves said. "I look forward to driving collaboration among sales reps and program managers in order to strengthen and expand the penetration of commercial finance programs within DLL's health-care and office technology portfolios."