Dr Herta von Stiegel has over 25 years’ experience in international management, finance and board level positions in highly regulated financial services businesses. She has specific expertise in banking, clean energy and cross-border risk management in Europe, North America, emerging and frontier markets. During her 17 years in the banking sector, she held senior positions at Citibank, JP Morgan and AIG in London and New York. Until 2005, she was Managing Director at AIG Financial Products. She is the founder and former chairperson of the Prince’s Trust Women’s Leadership Group, the UK’s leading youth charity. She currently serves on several corporate and non-profit boards, including the first independent chairperson of CHAPS Clearing Company Ltd., UK, and the Kenya Chapter of Women Corporate Directors. Furthermore she is the founder and executive chairperson of Ariya Capital Group Ltd., a financial services and project development firm focusing on clean energy and infrastructure investments in Africa. Dr Herta von Stiegel is based in Nairobi, Kenya, and is a citizen of the United Kingdom and the United States.
The Supervisory Board of LeasePlan Corporation N.V. now consists of Frank Witter (Chairman), Michael Klaus (Deputy Chairman), Albrecht Möhle, Christian Schlögell, Herta von Stiegel and Ada van der Veer-Vergeer.
LeasePlan is a global fleet management and driver mobility company of Dutch origin. Our full service offering consists of financing and operational fleet management services to meet the needs of a diverse client base. Established in 1963, we have grown to become the world’s leading global fleet management and driver mobility company with more than 85% of our 6,800 person workforce now operating outside the Netherlands. Our global franchise manages some 1.42 million multi-brand vehicles and provides global fleet management and driver mobility services in 32 countries. We have a proven track record in enhancing our presence in traditional mature fleet markets, as well as expanding into new markets and growing our business to market leading positions. We are able to capitalise on our global presence and international network by providing innovative products and high quality service to meet the needs of (multi)national clients. We aim to do this by using our expertise to make running a fleet easier for our clients. This is reflected in our universal promise to all our clients: “It’s easier to leaseplan”.