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Executive Leadership Team

Executive Leadership Team

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Bradley Nullmeyer

Chief Executive Officer
Element Fleet Management Corp.

Bradley Nullmeyer is Chief Executive Officer of Element Fleet Management Corp. Previously, Brad was appointed as President of Element Financial Corporation in September of 2012.

As co-founder of Newcourt Credit Group in 1984, he had lead responsibility for corporate acquisitions and the development of Newcourt’s major international vendor finance programs and joint ventures. Mr. Nullmeyer served as President of Vendor Finance for CIT USA until 2001 and most recently as Co-CEO of OTEC Research Limited, a Canadian health products research enterprise.

He currently serves as chair of the Audit Committee of the board of directors of Davis + Henderson Corporation, a North American financial services technology firm.

Mr. Nullmeyer earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McMaster University in 1982 and became a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario in 1984.

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Michel Beland

Chief Financial Officer
​Element Fleet Management Corp.

Michel Beland is Chief Financial Officer of Element Fleet Management Corp. Previously, Michel was appointed Chief Financial Officer in July 2011 and Chief Administrative Officer of Element Financial Corporation in March 2014.

Previously, from July 2007 to 2011, Mr. Beland served as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer at MMV Financial, a private equity-backed speciality finance firm.  Throughout his career he has held numerous management positions including Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Isacsoft, a business software solutions provider, and CFO of Rogers Wireless. As part of the North American management team at Newcourt Credit Group he served as Vice President Finance, Senior Vice President of Operations, and CFO.

Mr. Beland earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Universite du Quebec and became a member of the Comptables Agrees du Quebec in 1984.

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Dan Jauernig

President & COO
​Element Fleet Management Corp.

Dan Jauernig is Chief Operating Officer of Element Fleet Management Corp. following his role as Executive Vice President when he joined Element in November 2014. 

Mr. Jauernig brings an exceptionally strong background in both finance and business operations to Element, including more than 24 years of financial services experience. He joined Element from his previous role as President & CEO of Classified Ventures /, a leading provider of online automotive research, reviews and advertising in the U.S, where under his leadership the company’s revenue grew nearly 20-fold. Earlier in his career, Mr. Jauernig served as Chief Financial Officer of Newcourt Credit Group and President of Newcourt Services.

A cross-border professional, Mr. Jauernig holds the Chartered Accountant, Certified Management Accountant and Certified Public Accountant (Illinois) designations. He currently serves as chair of the Risk Committee of the Board of Directors of HomEquity Bank and as a director on Torstar’s Board of Directors.

Mr. Jauernig graduated from the University of Waterloo in 1989 with an Honors Bachelor of Mathematics degree and became a member of the institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario in 1990.

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Karen L. Martin

Executive Vice President and Treasurer
Element Fleet Management Corp.

Ms. Martin began her career at Element as Treasurer of Element Financial in September 2012, and is currently serving as Executive Vice President and Treasurer of Element Fleet Management Corp.

Ms. Martin has served in various senior management, treasury and finance positions at a number of private and public financial services companies over the past 25 years including eight years at Xceed Mortgage Corporation including serving as President and Chief Financial Officer.  Prior to joining Xceed, she served in a number of management and treasury positions with Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.

Ms. Martin holds the professional independent director designation (ICD.D) from the Institute of Corporate Directors and the University of Toronto's Joseph L. Rotman School of Management, in addition to being a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA). Ms. Martin earned her Bachelor of Arts in Finance and Economics from the University of Western Ontario.

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Kristi Webb

President and CEO
Element Fleet Management North America

Kristi Webb is President and CEO of Element Fleet Management North America. Prior to this role, she was President and CEO of GE Capital Fleet Services which was acquired by Element Financial in 2015. Previously, Webb was general manager of the GE Capital Dealer Finance business, and held key leadership roles in marketing, operations and quality. Before joining GE, Webb gained leadership experience at AT&T and Lucent Technologies. She earned her BS and MA degrees from West Virginia University. 

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Jim Halliday

President & CEO
​Element Fleet Management International

As Executive Vice President, Element Fleet Management International, Jim is focused on strategic growth initiatives. In this capacity, he oversees Element’s global fleet offerings as well as any mergers and acquisitions related to fleet. Prior to this role, Mr. Halliday served as President and CEO of Element’s fleet management business. He has held a series of leadership roles during his 10 years with the company, including Senior Vice President and Chief Business Development Officer for North American operations and, prior to that, President of PHH Canada. Earlier in his career, he held operations and management positions with Fundata Canada, Hollinger Mutual Fund Group and Vincent Associates. Halliday earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Western Ontario as well as an MBA from the University's Richard Ivey School of Business. He is also a graduate of Harvard Business School's Leadership Development Program and Darden Business School's Management Development Program.

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Mary Barcellos

Executive Vice President Human Resources

Mary Barcellos is responsible for leading the global human resources organization. She has more than 30 years of experience, leveraging her former roles in finance in finance, operations, and HR at MCAP Financial Corporation. Prior to Element, Mary ran her own consulting practice. In addition to her CA CPA and CHRL, she holds the Human Resources and Compensation Committee designation through The Directors College of DeGroote School of Business. Barcellos holds a bachelor’s degree from University of Western Ontario.

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John Wall

Chief Technology Officer
Element Fleet Management Corp.

John Wall leads the technology and IT organization, charged with creating transformative opportunities for the fleet industry. Prior to joining Element in 2015, he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for Symcor, one of Canada's leading financial processing services providers. While there he transformed the organization from legacy platforms to modern, secure, country scale cloud-based solutions, providing customers with reliable and scalable solutions for both analytics and transactional services. Before that, he held positions of increasing responsibility in the healthcare and financial services industries, earning seven patents along the way. Wall received his Bachelors degree in electrical engineering from Purdue University.

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Kathryn Parkinson

Chief Credit Officer
Element Fleet Management Corp.

Kathryn Parkinson is Chief Credit Officer responsible for fleet management credit and risk management in both the United States and Canada. In this role, she is charged with evolving the Company's credit and underwriting processes and enhancing the partnership with Sales and Business Development teams to deliver Element's targets for growth and portfolio management. Prior to this, Parkinson served as Senior Vice President, Credit, for Element Commercial & Vendor Finance in Horsham, PA. Before joining Element in 2013, she was Chief Credit Officer for CIT Finance, U.S. Vendor Finance Division, responsible for a $2.5 billion lease/loan portfolio; she also served as chair of the Business Segment Investment committee and Chief Risk Officer for CIT's U.S. Vendor Finance business. Parkinson earned her Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfred Laurier University and is a graduate of the Canadian Securities Institute.

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