About us

DLL is the world’s leading vendor finance partner.

Who we are

DLL is a global vendor finance company working in eight industries. We enable your businesses to use the assets you need to contribute to the world in a meaningful way, both economically and socially. We create success for you as a partner, as a customer and ourselves by seeing what really counts.


Why we do it

DLL delivers original, integrated financial solutions to support the asset life cycle from leasing, vendor and commercial finance to remarketing. Shaping the future by enabling lasting progress – economically and socially.

How we do it

At DLL, we believe in genuine partnerships. The kind built on personal trust, not numbers. Partnership to us means seeing what really counts. We see more than a customer and work harder as a partner, to help get the right tools into the right hands.

Quick facts

  • More than 25 countries
    Active in more than 25 countries with deep industry knowledge in each.
  • Think global, act local
    Bringing global knowledge and applying it to local needs and wishes.
  • 8 industries
    Food, Agriculture, Healthcare, Clean Technology, Office Technology, Construction, Transportation, and Industry.

Our history


DLL celebrates 50th anniversary on May 29th

DLL has evolved to become an award-winning, global vendor finance company with over 5000 employees in more than 30 countries, and boasting a wide array of products and services.


#1 Vendor finance provider in the United States for the tenth consecutive year


Transfer of Dutch Financial Solutions business line to Rabobank

DLL closes Inaugural US Securitization Transaction for $501.5M

DLL opens Regional Processing Center (RPC) in Dallas to bring service closer to its partners


DLL wins Young Global Leaders’ Circular Economy Investor Award at the World Economic Forum Annual
Meeting in Davos

Sale of mobility entity, Athlon, to Daimler Financial Services - December 1st


DLL Financial Solutions Partner

Launch new brand: DLL


European Lessor of the Year Award


Mahindra Joint Venture


Mahindra Joint Venture


Freo Logo

Launch of Freo

Online consumer finance in the Netherlands.


Athlon car lease logo

DLL acquires Athlon

Athlon is an international car leasing company.


DLL world map

Expand into Central and Eastern Europe


DLL world map

Expand into Asia and Nordics


Joint Venture Philips Medical Capital


DLL world map

Expand into South America and Australia


Schmitz Cargobull truck

Joint Venture Schmitz Cargobull AG


Map with North America and Europe highlighted

Expand into North America


De Lage Landen Partners In Finance

Launch new logo: De Lage Landen, Partners in Finance



Joint Venture AGCO Finance


De Lage Landen Financial Services

Launch De Lage Landen blue

A new corporate identity.


Map with Europe highlighted

Expand into Europe


Joint Venture Translease


Showroom with cars

Introduce car leasing

In cooperation with Lease Plan Nederland.


De Lage Landen geldt als de beste old Logo

New logo and pay off: De Lage Landen, geld(t) als de beste


First financed car

First hire purchase for Fiat 850S

Valued 5,730 Dutch guilders.


First financed car

De Lage Landen is founded


With more than 50 years of industry experience, we understand the unique needs of our partners and customers around the world and work hard to provide flexible solutions to meet their objectives.

Why we are different

We recognize that business decisions directly impact communities, families and individuals. So we try to ensure not just our partners, but society and the environment also benefit from our financial solutions.

DLL & Rabobank Group

DLL is a fully owned subsidiary of Rabobank Group, an international all-finance organization. Rabobank is important for us in different ways - as our parent, our partner, our customer, and funder.

Corporate Governance DLL Group