Putting the right tools into the right hands

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    Who we are

    DLL is a global provider of asset-based financial solutions in the Agriculture, Food, Healthcare, Clean Technology, Transportation, Construction, Industrial and Office Technology industries. We collaborate with equipment manufacturers, dealers and distributors in more than 35 countries to enable businesses to obtain and use the assets they need to contribute meaningfully to the world.

    Our team of 5,500 members is committed to delivering original, integrated financial solutions that support the complete asset life cycle. Our offerings include vendor finance, commercial finance, life cycle asset management, consumer finance, leasing and factoring. DLL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rabobank Group.

    Quick facts

    • More than 35 countries
      Active in more than 35 countries with deep industry knowledge in each.
    • Think global, act local
      We leverage our global knowledge while adhering to local needs and requirements.
    • 8 industries
      Food, Agriculture, Healthcare, Clean technology, Office technology, Construction, Transportation, and Industrial.

    Our vision

    At DLL, we believe in genuine partnerships with our customers, the kind built on personal trust, not just numbers. By combining our customer focus with deep industry knowledge, we look beyond quick fixes to deliver sustainable solutions. We are more than a provider of capital. We are a true strategic partner and collaborator.

    To that point, we have identified three global trends that will likely alter the way our customers do business and therefore change the expectations they have of their financial solutions provider. In response to these trends, we are continuously adapting our business to meet the evolving needs of our customers.

    Company movie

    See what DLL offers to its customers.

    Annual results

    Strong global partnerships, industry specialization, focus on operational excellence and continued investment in our employees formed the basis of growth in 2015. Learn more about our partnerships, what we do, how we add value to our partners and what makes us different, in our company review.

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    Company review 2015

    Executive Board

    Bill Stephenson
    Chief Executive Officer

    As our brand promise implies, we are more than just a provider of capital. We are a true strategic partner and collaborator.

    Our history

    • 2014

      Launch new brand: DLL

      DLL Financial Solutions Partner

    • 2010

      Introduce Leaseloket.nl

      De Lage Landen | LeaseLoket

      Online leasing available in the Netherlands

    • 2007

      Launch of Freo

      Freo Logo

      Online consumer finance in the Netherlands.

    • 2006

      DLL acquires Athlon

      Athlon car lease logo

      Athlon is an international car leasing company.

    • 2006

      Expand into Central and Eastern Europe

      DLL world map

    • 2004

      Expand into Asia and Nordics

      DLL world map

    • 2002

      Joint Venture Philips Medical Capital

    • 2002

      Expand into South America and Australia

      DLL world map

    • 2000

      Joint Venture Schmitz Cargobull AG

      Schmitz Cargobull truck

    • 1998

      Expand into North America

      Map with North America and Europe highlighted

    • 1997

      Launch new logo: De Lage Landen, Partners in Finance

      De Lage Landen Partners In Finance

    • 1990

      Joint Venture AGCO Finance


    • 1989

      Launch De Lage Landen blue

      De Lage Landen Financial Services

      A new corporate identity.

    • 1987

      Expand into Europe

      Map with Europe highlighted

    • 1985

      Joint Venture Translease

    • 1982

      Introduce car leasing

      Showroom with cars

      In cooperation with Lease Plan Nederland.

    • 1976

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

      De Lage Landen geldt als de beste old Logo

    • 1969

      First hire purchase for Fiat 850S

      First financed car

      Valued 5,730 Dutch guilders.

    • 1969

      De Lage Landen is founded

      First DLL building is in Aalst

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    DLL in the press