Thu Jun 25, 2020
18:30 - 01:00
The Nottingham Belfry Hotel

A symbol of achievement within the industry


 

From its inauguration in 2016, the Car Finance Awards has grown to become the only awards programme to gather dealers, lenders and brokers to celebrate and reward success across the industry.

 

Winning a Car Finance Award is a symbol of achievement, a veritable endorsement of success enhancing your credibility and standing in the eyes of your peers and your customers, not to mention the exceptional marketing and PR opportunities your win guarantees you.

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Key dates

Free entry deadline: 24 April 2020

Final entry deadline: 1 May 2020

 


Order of ceremonies

 

7.15pm Drinks reception

7.45pm Call to dinner

8.00pm Welcome address from the organiser

8.05pm Charity beneficiary

8.15pm Dinner

9.50pm Entertainment

10.00pm Car Finance Awards Ceremony

11.00pm After party and networking

01.00am Carriages

* timings are subject to change

Dress code: Strictly black tie

 


Audience

 

Following Credit Strategy’s acclaimed Car Finance Conference, this Awards programme presents the opportunity for dealers, lenders and brokers to get together and celebrate a year of hard work.

 

"An excellent engaging evening"

 

Chief Executive Officer

Autogenesis

 

"Enjoyable and good networking"

Head of Marketing

Bonafidee

 

"Well attended, good environment to mix with peers"

Deputy Head of Lending

Raphaels Bank

 

 

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Judges


Gerry Kouris

Marketing Manager
ALPHERA Financial Services

James McGee

Managing Director
Northridge Finance

Graham Filmer

Director
Rocket Performance

Adrian Dally

Head of Motor Finance
Finance & Leasing Association

Steve Reynolds

Head of Sales
AA Warranty

Andrew Brameld

Managing Director
BNP Paribas Personal Finance

Joanne Davis

Partner
Locke Lord

All Judges


Gerry Kouris

Marketing Manager
ALPHERA Financial Services

James McGee

Managing Director
Northridge Finance

Graham Filmer

Director
Rocket Performance

Adrian Dally

Head of Motor Finance
Finance & Leasing Association

Steve Reynolds

Head of Sales
AA Warranty

Andrew Brameld

Managing Director
BNP Paribas Personal Finance

Joanne Davis

Partner
Locke Lord


Car Finance Awards categories

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GETTING STARTED

You can start, edit and return to your entries as many times as you like. Remember, there’s no limit to the number of categories you wish to enter.

CONFIDENTIALITY

All materials will remain confidential to the judges. Winning case studies may be used in post-event materials to promote best practice but permission will be sought from entrants before publishing.

 

ENTRY DEADLINE
Entries usually cost £200 but are free of charge up until the 24 April 2020. The final entry deadline is 1 May 2020.

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

By entering the awards, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions.

 

NEED HELP?

Please contact our events team via email or call 020 7940 4835 - press 4.

Best Broker

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The winning entry will demonstrate how the broker has provided best-in-class service not just to the lenders it works with, but also the dealers and end-users it takes business from.

Best Company to Work for in Car Finance

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The winning entry will show, quite simply, why the business in question considers itself to be the best in its peer group to work for.

Best Direct Consumer Proposition

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The winning entry will show how a business has moved ahead of the curve to either support or provide finance sales through the online channel.

Best Independent Lender (Bank Owned)

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The winning entry will demonstrate how the bank-owned lender has outperformed its competition both commercially, and in its approach to conduct, innovation and dealer service, to be considered the leading independent car finance provider.

Best Independent Lender (Non-Bank Owned)

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The winning entry will demonstrate how the non-bank owned lender has outperformed its competition both commercially, and in its approach to conduct, innovation and dealer service, to be considered the leading independent car finance provider.

Best Law Firm

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The winning entry will demonstrate how a firm has become known as a go-to legal authority for car finance providers.

Best Manufacturer Finance Provider

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The winning entry will demonstrate how the lender has provided exemplary support to both the manufacturer it provides finance for, and the dealer network it sells through, and could be considered a leading provider of manufacturer finance.

Best Relationship Manager

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The winning entry will show outstanding commercial performance, and contribution to their employer's growth. Demonstrate commitment to customers above and beyond the call of duty whilst showing they have an excellent professional reputation among customers and colleagues.

Best Retailer for Finance

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The winning entry will show how a successful motor retail business uses car finance products to drive customer satisfaction, sales volume, retention and profit.

Best Service for Dealers

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The winning entry will show how a lender has worked in true partnership with its dealer partners, supporting them with a competitive service and product offering.

Best Specialist Car Finance Provider

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The winning entry will demonstrate how the lender has championed an ethical, profitable and commercially sustainable approach to offering specialist finance, offering its target demographic a fair, good-value proposition.

Best Technology Partner

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The winning entry will highlight how a company’s technology offering – defined as any software, system, technology service or process innovation – has created a demonstrable commercial advantage for a car finance provider, either directly or indirectly (such as by aiding compliance).

Best Use of Technology

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The winning entry will highlight how a piece of technology – defined as any software, system, technology service or process innovation – has created a demonstrable commercial advantage for a car finance provider, either directly or indirectly (such as by aiding compliance). This technology may have been developed in house, or by a third party provider.

Car Finance Business Leader of the Year

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The winning entry will describe how the nominated person has contributed to improved business performance (including financial results, customer wins, innovation it has brought to the market, customer testimonials, examples of strong leadership, and specific achievements and initiatives of the candidates) and who has demonstrated outstanding business leadership in the last two years (with particular emphasis on the last 12 months).

Car Finance Personality of the Year

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Be creative - this category has deliberately broad criteria, as we want to hear who the industry feels should receive the accolade.

Customer Service Excellence

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The winning entry will outline a conduct strategy that goes far beyond treating customers fairly and offers an industry-leading level of service to consumers.

Game-changer

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Within your entry, describe how the nominated person, business, team, product, initiative, campaign or concept has had a positive effect on the car finance industry, and how it has the potential to change things for good.

Innovation Award

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The winning entry will show how a business has created a product, technology, system, process or concept never seen in car finance, and implemented it with demonstrable success.

Rising Star Award

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The winner of this award will need to demonstrate exceptional performance and career development and must have less than five years’ industry service.

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We are committed to working in partnership with our sponsors to ensure sponsors achieve their aims. Please complete the short request form detailing your requirements and a member of the team will be in touch within 24 hours with a targeted proposal.

 

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For further information, please contact our sales team by email or call us at 020 7940 4840

 


2019 sponsors

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The industry is facing a time of unprecedented uncertainty, factors such as intense regulatory scrutiny, manufacturing issues, and consumer confidence have us asking the tough questions. The Car Finance Conference on 25 June 2020 is here to guide you and your business through the next 18 months.

 

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Prices

 

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Features

Sparkling drinks reception

Sumptuous three-course meal with wine followed by coffee and petit fours

Entertainment provided

After-party with dancing until 2am

A bucket of 10 premium beers

Two bottles of premium champagne

Table entertainment

 

Prices

 


Platinum

Gold Silver Bronze

 

 

 

 

 

£4,995

£4,280

£3,700

£3,200

 


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All prices are exclusive of VAT.


Winners packages

 

License to use Car Finance Awards winner’s logo
Car Finance Awards certificate
Winners photo of you collecting the award
Judges’ comments
Full page advert in printed Credit Strategy Magazine

Double page piece of collaborative content detailing what set your company apart from other finalists

 

Price if you book a full table

Price without a table booking

 


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Premium

 

Standard

 

 

 

£5,500

 

£1,995

 

FREE

£6,495 £2,990 £995

 

Want to know more about the winner’s packages? Send us an email or call us on 020 7940 4835

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Reasons to attend

Network

Support

Entertain

Build relationships with award winning companies and create business opportunitiesCelebrate and be seen to support the industry's achievementsinvite your prospective and exciting clients and reward staff performance

 

2019 winners

Judges

Adrian Dally

Adrian Dally

Andrew Brameld

Andrew Brameld

Gerry Kouris

Gerry Kouris

Graham Filmer

Graham Filmer

James McGee

James McGee

Reasons to sponsor

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A unique opportunity to promote your brand and connect with the entire car finance industryAssociate your brand with recognising excellence in a targeted area of your choiceGain high impact market exposure by being part of the extensive multi-platform marketing campaign

 

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