April 16, 2014
C&I Leasing Plc unveils brand ambassador for Hertz, Nigeria

Lagos, Nigeria; April 16, 2014 – At an event held recently, C&I Leasing Plc, the operators of the Hertz franchise in Nigeria and Ghana, unveiled Miss Zuriel Oduwole, the Child advocate and curator of the dream up, speak up, stand up project, as the Brand Ambassador for Hertz, Nigeria.

Miss Oduwole, who was in the company of her Father, Mr. Ademola Oduwole and her younger sister, Azaliyah Oduwole, were received at the Lekki head office of the company by the Hertz Country Manager, and the entire Hertz team.

Speaking during the unveiling ceremony, Mr. Ayodele Babatunde, the Country Manager, Hertz, said, “Zuriel is an inspiration. An amazing young woman, who from quite an early age is already a strong advocate for girl child education in Africa. As a brand we believe in her dreams, and we are happy to support her.”

Also speaking at the ceremony, Thelma Adams, Head Business Development/Customer relations, Hertz, said, “Hertz is a winning brand. We have over the years built a reputation as the leading name in car rentals, not just in Nigeria, but globally. We are happy to be associated with Zuriel because she exhibits the unique qualities of a winner – qualities that we are proud to be associated with.”

Miss Oduwole on her part, appreciated the support from the Hertz team. She disclosed that other than the ‘dream up, speak up, stand up, ‘ projects, she is also working on re-branding Africa. “I will like to show the world that there are many good things about the continent.”


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 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