As General Manager of Nissan Canada Financial Services Inc., Geraud Lecerf is responsible for a team that manages lease and loan options to Nissan and Infiniti retail customers and also provides wholesale funding to the growing network consisting of 178 Nissan dealers, 30 Infiniti dealers and 44 Nissan Commercial Vehicle dealers. As a member of the Nissan-Renault family since 1998, Geraud brings a unique familiarity and passion for the Nissan brands that pushes him to provide exemplary service to all Nissan customers at every turn.
With over 15 years' experience in the automotive industry Geraud brings to Nissan Canada his exceptional financial literacy and business acumen acquired through his progressive international positions.
In 1998, Geraud entered the automotive industry with Renault in Paris as legal counsel in the mergers & acquisitions group, and then moved to Mexico where he held the position of Director, Legal & General Counsel Latin America for Renault and Nissan. Between 2006 and 2010, he worked as the Senior Manager for Corporate Planning with Nissan Motor Acceptance Corporation (NMAC), the financing arm of Nissan and Infiniti in the United States. From 2010, Geraud served as the Director for Nissan Renault Finance Mexico (NRFM), until he moved to his current role at Nissan Canada Financial Services Inc in 2011.
In his spare time, Geraud loves listening to jazz while pining after his favourite Nissan, the iconic 1971 240Z.
Geraud is fluent in French, Spanish and English, and holds a Masters in Business and D.E.S.S. in International Business Law from the University of Tours (France).
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