Nations Equipment Finance has hired Rick Ciralli as Senior Vice President of Asset Management. In this role, Rick will be responsible for all of Nation’s asset management activities.

Rick started his career as a business manager in the automotive industry before transitioning to commercial equipment asset recovery in 1995. He has previously held management positions in asset management roles with Keystone Leasing, Unicapital Corporation and Portfolio Financial Services Corporation before spending the last 17 years as Senior Vice President of Asset Management for North Mill Equipment Finance. His background includes experience with equipment valuations, equipment inspections, asset recovery and remarketing.

“I am excited about joining the team at Nations Equipment Finance” said Rick Ciralli. “The background, experience and industry expertise of the executive management team and entire staff is truly ‘Best in Class’. I am so fortunate to be part of this organization, and am looking forward to working with everyone.”

“Rick brings added depth to our equipment management function and I am looking forward to his contribution to our company” said Phil Carlson, President and CEO of Nations.


Rick can be reached by phone at (203) 229-2224 or by email at