Kevin Cullum, president and chief executive of Nissan Motor Acceptance Company, will kick off the Auto Finance Summit with a fireside chat at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 28, with a discussion of the economy, innovation, industry trends and the COVID-19 pandemic.
The 2021 Auto Finance Summit returns as a live event at Wynn Las Vegas on Oct. 27-29. View the full agenda here.
NMAC was the eleventh-largest auto lender in 2020 by volume, with $37.9 billion in outstandings. The captive originated $13.4 in auto loans last year, according to the 2021 Big Wheels Auto Finance Data Report. At the end of 2020, NMAC simplified its incentive program to meet demand and inventory shortages, and extended 0% financing offers into 2021.
The Summit will also include a fireside chat with Jim Drotman, executive vice president of U.S., Canada and International Markets at Ford Motor Credit. Drotman will discuss innovation initiatives, brand and risk management, and product development in the rapidly changing auto finance industry.
In addition to the fireside chat, the event will include the return of the Women in Auto Finance Luncheon, multiple networking opportunities and multitrack sessions focused on innovation and technology, and risk and compliance management.
For more information on the 2021 Auto Finance Summit, visit the website.