September 10, 2013
C&I Leasing Plc extends its Hertz franchise to Ghana

Accra, Ghana; September 10, 2013 – Customers who are already familiar with the unique car hire services of the Hertz Car Rentals brand in Nigeria, can now enjoy the same level of world class treatment in Ghana.
In a move that is part of its expansion efforts, C&I Leasing Plc, recently extended its Hertz franchise to Ghana, through one of its subsidiaries – Leasafric Ghana.

At an unveiling ceremony held recently in Accra, the Managing Director of Leasafric Ghana, Mr. Alexander Mbakogu, spoke of their commitment to not just ensuring that customers get excemplary service delivery for which the brand is recognised, but also of their desire to invest in the development of the transportation industry in Ghana.

On her part, the Acting Country Manager, Hertz Ghana, Miss. Queeneth Wodu said: “ We are confident that with our entry into Ghana, all sectors of the economic life of Ghana is assured of a total logistics solution with value added services that are streamlined to cater for the Ghanaian ever dynamic lifestyle.”

Also speaking at the ceremony, Dr. Seth Baah, President of the Ghana chamber of Commerce, and member of parliament, commended Hertz for the diversity of its services and the depth of experience of its management.

About Hertz
The Hertz Corporation, a subsidiary of Hertz Global Holdings Inc, is the world’s leading vehicle renting organization operating from approximately 7,700 locations in 145 countries worldwide.
Hertz is the largest general use car rental brand in the world, and the number one airport car rental brand in the U.S. and at 69 major airports in Europe, operating both corporate and licensee locations in cities and airports in North America, Europe, Latin America, Australia and New Zealand. In addition, the Company has licensee locations in cities and airports in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East.


About Leasafric Ghana
Leasafric Ghana Limited is a non-bank financial institution duly licensed and regulated by the Bank of Ghana, issued with license number FNB 0014. The Company was registered in March 1992 and started operations in July 1994; its core business is financing equipment and vehicles to corporate organisations and individuals. In April 2012, C & I Leasing Plc increased its majority position in the company.


About C&I Leasing Plc.
C & I leasing Plc, listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, is the foremost brand for leases and other ancillary services in Nigeria. With staff strength of over 4,000 people and operational offices in key locations in Nigeria and Ghana, the company takes pride in its track record of exceptional and qualitative service delivery.

Today, the C & I leasing Plc brand presence can be felt in major sectors in the Nigerian economy, providing specialized services, in Marine, Telecommunications, Oil and Gas, Equipment Rentals, Manpower Outsourcing and Transportation.


Media Contact:
Samuel Iboroma
C&I Leasing Plc