Press releases

    Regional leasing firm, Vehicle and Equipment Leasing Limited (VAELL) has tapped Ms. Bertha Mvati from Zohari Leasing Limited, a subsidiary of Centum Investment Limited as the new Managing Director for Kenya. Ms. Mvati is expected to undertake commercial and operational roles. She brings over 10 years of leasing experience. Prior to her appointment, she was the Business Manager at Zohari Leasing Limited overseeing the company’s operations and strategy implementation.She joins at a time when the lessor is set to launch new products in the market

    Jamii Bora Bank has been ordered to pay Vehicle and Equipment Leasing (VAELL) Sh8 million for interest it overcharged the firm on a loan.In the court ruling documents seen by The Standard, the court established that the lender had overcharged VAELL interest rates of up to 28 per cent - double the 14 per cent set by the law capping interest rate charged by financial institutions.According to the law, banks can be fined up to Sh. 1 million for charging

    Vehicle and Equipment Leasing Limited (VAELL) has initiated the process needed to go public in February 2019, a move that will help the leasing giant raise $10 million to strengthen its Asia and Southern Africa partnerships. The company has appointed a consultant to advice on the process. The listing will give the leasing market leader greater managerial autonomy to advance its own growth strategy. The amount of securities offered will be determined by market conditions and other factors at the time

    PRESS RELEASEThere was a handover of ex-lease vehicles to a number of corporates and individuals at Quipbank’s yard, Buffalo Mall, Naivasha. Quipbank handed over the units to SMEs and individuals including KOBO Safaris Ltd among others. VAELL earmarked Quipbank as its ex-lease disposal partner to sell ex-lease cars direct to consumers.Quipbank has a fully-fledged ex-lease car disposal scheme, it’s highly sought after by SMEs as well as individuals because ex-lease car offers more flexibility, lower costs and ultimately allows the

    President Uhuru Kenyatta has flagged off the third batch of vehicles which have been part of the vehicles acquired through government's leasing programme. The event that took place at Uhuru Park, saw over 500 police vehicles distributed to various police departments. Some of the vehicles have been leased through Vehicle and Equipment Leasing Limited (VAELL), the leasing market leader in Eastern and Central Africa.Since 2013, the government has leased 2,720 police vehicles in a move aimed at cutting costs and

    East Africa’s Leasing Market leader, Vehicle and Equipment Leasing Limited (VAELL) has leased 43 Ford Rangers units to Airtel Uganda. The lease arrangement is a reflection of a strategy that focuses on growing the voice mass market offering and solidifying the business’ mobile and corporate data position in the market and the overall growth of Airtel market scope.  The lease will run for a period of 48 months.Speaking while receiving the last batch of the 43 Ford Rangers double cabin

    For many years, farmers in East Africa have had a hard time accessing farm machinery to work on their farms due to financial and credit limitations. As a result, most farmers are unable to purchase or maintain farm equipment due to the high costs involved. This in turn hinders farmer’s capacity to fully maximize on their farm’s output. In addition, equipment owners lose revenue as their farm equipment are only needed at a certain time of the year, rendering the

    Vehicle and Equipment Leasing Ltd (VAELL) is seeking to raise $50 million in debt and equity funding to offshoot the growth of medium enterprises across Africa. East Africa’s economy has been heating up the global statistics with most economies growing at 4% and above. Kenya’s economy according to the latest world bank numbers is expected to grow at 5% in 2016. This growth is mainly being driven by medium businesses filling in the gap left by larger corporates and niche

    Vehicle and Equipment Leasing Limited (VAELL), leasing market leader in the region, was ranked among the front-runners of Top 100 Mid-Sized companies in Tanzania. This survey conducted by KPMG and Mwananchi Communications Ltd in association with Tanzania National Bank of Commerce involved around 200 companies operating in Tanzania with TZS 1 billion to TZS 20 billion turnover. This survey recognizes the fastest growing Top 100 medium sized companies in Tanzania in terms of business excellence, annual turnover, and innovation in

    Vehicle and Equipment Leasing Ltd (Vaell) has announced Kes. 960 million Deal with PTA Bank. The PTA BANK, East and Southern Africa Trade and Development Bank has given VAELL US$ 9,500,000 to aid her in asset acquisition. The funds will finance heavy Komatsu equipment that will be instrumental in spearheading the development in the mining sector within the East African region. This partnership is seen as a boost economic development in the region as PTA bank and VAELL, a Kenyan

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