For Immediate Release:
Grand Island, NE – April 25, 2017 – Amur Equipment Finance (AmurEF) one of the nation’s leading commercial equipment finance companies, announced that Kimberly Adair, Vice President of Finance and Accounting, and Angie Jensen, Collections Manager, have received the Certified Lease & Finance Professional (CLFP) designation from the Certified Lease & Finance Professional Foundation (www.clfpfoundation.org). Both employees successfully sat for and passed the rigorous 8-hour exam.
“We are extremely proud of Kim and Angie’s recent success in obtaining the prestigious CLFP designation,” said Malia K. DuMont, AmurEF Co-President and Chief Operating Officer. She added, “the CLFP designation is the preeminent credential for equipment leasing and finance professionals throughout the world. Having two of them on our staff shows that AmurEF continues to be a leader in the industry.”
Kimbery Adair stated, “the decision to pursue the CLFP designation was not only a personal challenge, but one that I felt was important in order to gain greater industry knowledge while applying best practices to my current position at AmurEF.”
Kim joined AmurEF in 2010 and is responsible for all of the company’s accounting operations including receivables, and payables. She has over 20 years of experience in the broader financial industry.
“We work in a dynamic and rapidly changing industry,” said Angie Jensen. “The in-depth knowledge and continuing education I receive through the CLFP Foundation allows me to stay on top of the most recent regulatory changes and other pertinent aspects of the business such as marketing, sales, finance and accounting.”
Angie Jensen joined AmurEF six years ago and is responsible for collections and works to negotiate settlements, forbearance and the restructuring of agreements on delinquent accounts. Prior to joining AmurEF, Angie worked in the commercial and agriculture loan department at Lincoln-based TierOne Bank.
The CLFP designation identifies an individual as a knowledgeable professional who has demonstrated competency through testing of knowledge, continuing education, and a commitment to exemplary ethics and best business practices in the industry. Currently there are 415 active Certified Lease & Finance Professionals.
About Amur Finance Company
Amur Finance Company, Inc. (Amur) is a privately held, diversified commercial finance company focusing on four main sectors: General Equipment; Aviation; Energy, Shipping & Logistics; and Other Industrial and Commercial Assets. Amur’s management team and senior leaders have extensive industry expertise and have been involved in over $100 billion of transportation, industrial and related commercial finance, trading and investment transactions around the world. Amur takes a partnership approach to its investments, providing long-term value through direct investments and strategic arrangements with world-class entrepreneurs and businesses.
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