European Vendor Solutions

Bespoke finance for specialist assets across Europe

  • We work with vendors and their distribution networks across Europe to help them manage their own cash flow and meet the financing needs of their customers.

    Whether its industrial equipment, heavy plant machinery, state of the art energy efficiency solutions or cutting-edge medical technology, we’re here to find the right financial solution for your business.

    We’re based in the UK with a team that speaks seven European languages with dedicated branch offices in Amsterdam, Dublin and Helsinki.

      • Flexible financing options designed to make efficient use of capital and cash flow
      • Close vendor relations and industry expertise
      • UK-based with a team that speaks seven European languages
      • Dedicated branch offices in Amsterdam, Dublin and Helsinki

    You might be looking for a cost-efficient way to acquire new or used assets over time, to make use of assets without impacting your balance sheet, or prefer the flexibility of bundling equipment, maintenance and service costs into one payment on a pay-per-use basis.

    All of our financing options are designed to help you make more efficient use of your capital and cash flow when using our vendors’ products and services in a way that’s right for your business.

    We have the reach, expertise and experience to offer tailored financial solutions to businesses across Europe – both directly and through our network of funding partners.


  • Contact European Vendor Solutions

    With expert insight in markets and industries and experience of working with customers across Europe, find out how our innovative funding solutions could help your business. 


Case studies
Maria Mallaband Care Group Ltd, UK

Maria Mallaband Care Group Ltd, UK

We helped to upgrade the heating system of a large residential care home with new Worcester Bosch boilers. Our finance solution spread the cost, preserved cash flow and allowed the job to be completed in a narrow timescale, without a large initial capital outlay.

Rye Demolition Ltd, UK

Rye Demolition Ltd, UK

We helped source and finance a large-scale investment in a fleet of Hitachi excavators for high-profile demolition projects. Our flexible terms and professional but personal approach delivered an easy and stress-free customer experience.

Armstrongs

Armstrongs

How we helped Armstrongs to renew and upgrade their fleet of durable excavators to work in demanding quarrying conditions, and to finance this large-scale annual investment.

Bakker Staal Montage

Bakker Staal Montage

With a personal approach and excellent customer service, Hitachi Capital UK supports Bakker Staal Montage with financing the investment in a new mobile crane with larger capacity to improve capability, attract new customers and deliver bigger projects.

Watson Hire Ltd, Ireland

Watson Hire Ltd, Ireland

When tools and machinery supplier Watson Hire needed to overhaul and expand its rental fleet, we established a long-term finance partnership to meet their needs. Enabling the firm to supply a growing number of construction customers with new machines, we delivered financial support which has provided a springboard for Watson’s sustained growth.

SCAI S.p.A., Italy

SCAI S.p.A., Italy

With nine branches across Italy, SCAI S.p.A, an authorised dealer for Hitachi Construction Machinery, sought a fast and flexible finance option to fund the purchase of Hitachi construction equipment and complement its existing 1,000-strong fleet. Our tailor-made supplier finance solution enabled SCAI to expand its range of machines with the addition of a variety of Hitachi excavators and wheel loaders whilst preserving its cash flow.

Crane Concept BV, The Netherlands

Crane Concept BV, The Netherlands

We assisted start-up company Crane Concept to finance the purchase of its first ever hydraulic crawler crane. Using our construction assets experience and expertise, we helped the mobile and crawler crane specialist provider to manage their substantial investment and supplement their rental fleet, supporting their growth aspirations within the industry.

Miro Sp. z o.o., Poland

Miro Sp. z o.o., Poland

When ultrasound distributor Miro Sp. z o.o. needed to fund the acquisition of fully equipped Hitachi ultrasound units for demonstration purposes without having a negative impact on cash flow, we worked with Hitachi Medical Systems Europe to provide a joint solution with extended payment terms.

Probst Maveg, Switzerland

Probst Maveg, Switzerland

In conjunction with our local funding partner, we helped Swiss construction dealer Probst Maveg offer their customer a bespoke finance structure that helped them win the deal.

Moviter, Portugal

Moviter, Portugal

Working with our Portuguese funding partner, we helped structure a payment plan for a customer which offered an easy and affordable upgrade plan for their large rental fleet – enabling the largest sale of construction machinery for the dealer

Advance Generation Ltd, UK

Advance Generation Ltd, UK

We helped Advanced Generation deliver an energy services contract for their customer that reduced energy costs and carbon emissions.

DEM Group, Belgium

DEM Group, Belgium

We created a bespoke finance solution to provide working capital needed to secure a sales agreement between Hitachi dealer, DEM Group, and a mining company who needed the assets shipped to Morocco.

Thomas Plant Hire, UK

Thomas Plant Hire, UK

Supporting Thomas Plant Hire with their sustainability programme by providing finance which enabled them to add to and upgrade some of their rental fleet with more energy efficient equipment.

Offringa

Offringa

Providing ‘value add’ financial solutions to both dealer and customer.

NMT Crane Hire, UK

NMT Crane Hire, UK

NMT Crane Hire’s business had been affected by the uncertainties of Brexit and Covid 19. Hitachi Capital saw beyond those difficulties and structured a payment plan that enabled the purchase of a new crane.

De Vor Brandes, The Netherlands

De Vor Brandes, The Netherlands

Finance solutions for each step of the equipment sales cycle.

Rabbit Group, UK

Rabbit Group, UK

Providing the right financial support when it’s needed most.

News and Media

Hitachi Capital European Vendor Solutions approved to offer finance under Dutch emergency loan scheme

Dec 2020

Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC’s European Vendor Solutions division is one of only a small number of companies approved to support businesses in the Netherlands impacted by Covid-19 under a new emergency Government- backed loan scheme.

Notice concerning Conclusion of Agreement on Business Integration through Merger between Mitsubishi UFJ Lease and Hitachi Capital

Sep 2020

Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance Company Limited (“Mitsubishi UFJ Lease”) and Hitachi Capital Corporation (“Hitachi Capital”) hereby announce that the two companies resolved, at the respective board of directors meetings of the two companies which were held today, on their business integration (the “Business Integration”) through a merger (the “Merger”) and concluded the business integration agreement and the merger agreement, as indicated below.

Financial Results For Year Ended 31 March 2020

Jun 2020

Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC today announces its latest set of financial results that demonstrates significant growth for the eleventh consecutive year.

Hitachi Capital UK capitalises on strong growth with significant European expansion plans

Apr 2019

Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC, through its European Vendor Solutions division, has today announced the creation of a subsidiary, Hitachi Capital European Vendor Solutions B.V., in Amsterdam, Netherlands, and the opening of a branch office in Dublin, the Republic of Ireland, following significant growth domestically and in Europe.