17 Apr 23

Element-Arval adds SIXT leasing brand in Balkans

Element-Arval adds SIXT leasing brand in Balkans

The Element-Arval Global Alliance has added SIXT Mega Rent to its network. SIXT Mega Rent is a brand of AAA-1 Rent D.O.O.

Founded in Belgrade (pictured) in 2008, this franchisee of SIXT Rent a Car is active in Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia-Herzegovina. Under the SIXT Mega Rent brand, it established a strong full-service leasing division in those three Balkan countries. 

  • Says Bart Beckers, Arval CCO and Deputy CEO: “We’re very pleased to Welcome SIXT Mega Rent to the Element-Arval Global Alliance, extending our presence in the Balkans across three countries. With our newest partner, our clients will appreciate the same professional approach and the highest operational standards they are used to.” 
  • Adds Olga Milicevic, General Manager of Sixt Mega Rent: “As the newest member of the Alliance, SIXT Mega Rent looks forward to expanding our network and expertise to become the full-service market leader in Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia-Herzegovina.” 
  • Concludes David Madrigal, CCO at Element Fleet Management: “With the addition of SIXT Mega Rent, we’ve strengthened our footprint and services in Eastern Europe. Together with Arval and our partners, we’ve now grown to 55 countries since starting in 1995.”

The Element-Arval Global Alliance is the longest-standing strategic alliance in the fleet management and leasing industry for the benefit of clients with global needs. It operates more than 4 million vehicles across five continents. Apart from founding partners Arval and Element, the Alliance includes partners such as Avis Fleet in Southern Africa, Johnson & Perrot in Ireland, Sumito Mitsui Auto Service in Japan, Thailand and India - and now SIXT Mega Rent in Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia-Herzegovina. 

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Authored by: Frank Jacobs