EquipOne Ventures LLC

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Michael P Farley

Managing Partner and Founder of EquipOne Ventures, LLC, has more than 30 years of progressively responsible experience directing and managing 1,000’s of employees in companies with revenues in excess of $500 million.  Mike has led these companies through start-up, survival, turnaround and growth modes.

Among his significant previous positions, Mike served as President and Chief Executive Officer for Volvo Rents Inc. and Volvo SA, a Brussels, Belgium based Construction Equipment Manufacturing Company.  He created a Global Franchise Network for the purpose of achieving a controlled channel for Volvo’s Compact Equipment to market thru its rental initiative into the Volvo Dealer Network as well as Volvo AB, and the Volvo parent company.  Developed, recruited and had daily global responsibility with teams in North America, Europe and China.

Prior to joining Volvo Rents, Mike was President and Chief Executive Officer for Brambles Equipment Services, Inc. based in Charlotte, NC.  He managed all North American operations with annual revenues of $186 million.  Mike effected major changes in the design of corporate staffing, including restructure of accounting systems, compensation packages and bonus structures which contributed to the increased PBIT by 36%.

From 1998 and 1999, Mike was Vice President of Sales for NationsRent, Inc., where he developed vendor relations programs, strategic marketing opportunities, and off balance sheet financing, departmental budgets, and full profit and loss responsibility.

Previous to this, Mike held various positions as Director of National Accounts and Territory Sales for North American rental companies which he generated over $100 million in incremental revenue for those companies.  Mike also has 7 years of experience in International Banking.

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