DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EFG Companies, the innovator behind the award-winning Hyundai Assurance program, today announced that John Pappanastos, EFG Companies’ President and Chief Executive Officer, will speak on the CEO Executive panel session at the Northwood International Auto Show (NUIAS). Pappanastos will take questions from students and other attendees in the open discussion, and share his views on trends driving the need for innovation in the F&I space.
“We’re entering a period of great change in our industry due to a number of trends which include changing consumer behaviors and increased attention from the FTC and CFPB around compliance,” said John. “This has resulted in a need for more out-of-the-box thinking to spur innovation to advance auto finance and enhance dealer profitability. I look forward to discussing these ideas further with industry colleagues and conference attendees.”
|What:||CEO Executive Panel|
|Who:||John Pappanastos, President and Chief Executive Officer, EFG Companies|
|When:||11 am, Friday, September 30, 2016|
|Where:||HACH Student Life Center, NUIAS at Northwood University, in Midland, MI|
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Pappanastos will participate in the panel with Mark Seng, Global Aftermarket Practice Leader at IHS Automotive; Adam Fitzpatrick, Chief Operating Officer at Ballweg Family of Dealerships; Linda Bartman, Global Chief Marketing Officer at CDK Global; and Don Gottwald, Chief Operating Officer at KAR Auction Services Inc.
About EFG Companies
EFG Companies combines over 37 years of experience serving as an industry innovator of consumer and vehicle protection programs with the company’s commitment to raising the industry bar in providing superior client engagement. With their field and administrative teams AFIP and ASE certified, EFG’s professionals provide world-class product development and administration, go-to-market strategies, training and auditing support across a multitude of channels. www.efgcompanies.com