Mapperley Golf Club, founded in the early 1900’s, is a private members club with over 500 members. The challenging 5,895 yard parkland golf course, with views over the Trent Valley and Vale of Belvoir, is situated north-east of Nottingham.
Mapperley Golf Club offers a range of membership packages. The club were looking to both attract new members and retain existing ones by providing a range of flexible and affordable finance options.
The Hitachi Capital solution
Hitachi Capital Consumer Finance Division’s revolutionary membership product, offering a range of different payment terms and no recall on defaults, eliminates concerns around cash flow and the overall admin burden for Mapperley Golf Club.
The advantage of our facility, as perceived by the Club itself, is that we take the credit risk during a potentially difficult time economically. Mapperley Golf Club also benefit from our industry leading systems, service levels and knowledge of the golf membership finance market
Following approval of Mapperley Golf Club’s application by our corporate risk team, they were onboarded in just 7 days and received full system training remotely by the Hitachi Golf Membership team.
Neil Dewing, Membership Administrator of Mapperley Golf Club, said:
“We’ve used alternative suppliers for our Membership Finance package in the past but would recommend switching to the Hitachi Capital Consumer Finance Golf Membership facility at your golf club.
“Hitachi has certainly the best package when it comes to IT systems, ease of use and administration. We were really attracted by the financial benefits of the Hitachi package offered to both the Club and our Members.
“What really stood out for us was the service we received, they were helpful, organised and knowledgeable from start to finish. It made such a difference to deal directly with a team dedicated to the golf industry who had a genuine understanding of what we were looking to achieve.”