Societe Generale Equipment Finance

Societe Generale Equipment Finance (SGEF) is your go-to partner for all your leasing and finance needs in Europe, the Americas, Africa, and Asia. With a strong presence in over 35 countries and a team of 1,400 dedicated professionals, SGEF offers tailored solutions to vendors, dealers, manufacturers, and corporate customers across various sectors.

Supporting Business Growth

At the heart of the real economy, SGEF is dedicated to supporting the growth and development of its partners and customers. With expertise in four key sectors – transport, industrial equipment, technology, and healthcare & green energy – SGEF provides specialized sales finance facilities to international manufacturers and distributors.

Our multicultural teams boast extensive market knowledge and expertise, enabling us to deliver customized solutions that meet the unique needs of our clients. Trust is the foundation of our relationships, and we take pride in consistently exceeding expectations.

In fact, our commitment to excellence has been recognized industry-wide, with SGEF securing the top position in the Asset Finance 50 ranking for 2020.

Vision for Success

SGEF’s vision revolves around three key principles: innovation, customer-centricity, and a great working environment. We aim to be a leading provider of innovative and flexible equipment finance solutions, all while delivering an outstanding experience to vendors, partners, and clients around the world. Simplicity, agility, and sustainability drive our operations, making SGEF a great place to work.

Commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility

At SGEF, we believe in building a sustainable future together with our clients and partners. Our innovative and meaningful finance solutions play a vital role in driving positive change across our four industry sectors.

To reinforce our commitment to corporate social responsibility, we have launched an ambitious CSR roadmap called “Care & Dare about the Future.” Through this initiative, we focus on four pillars – Build, Scale, Reuse, Live – to allocate an increasing share of our finance portfolio to sustainable business ventures. Collaborating with our partners and clients, we aim to make a real difference in creating a better world for future generations.

Discover more about SGEF’s 2025 CSR ambition and join us in caring and daring about the future.

Sector Expertise

SGEF brings its expertise to various sectors, ensuring we can meet the diverse financing needs of our clients.

Industrial Equipment

As an experienced and innovative partner, SGEF offers financing solutions for a wide range of industrial equipment. Whether you’re looking to boost productivity with new machinery or increase sales as a vendor, we’ve got you covered. Our financing options include machinery, construction equipment, and eco-friendly assets.


With our deep understanding of the transportation industry, SGEF is the perfect partner for financing transportation assets. We have extensive knowledge of trucks, commercial vehicles, agricultural machinery, handling equipment, and aviation. In Germany, we are recognized as a major financing partner for the transport industry.


SGEF has over 30 years of experience in the technology sector, making us a global leader in this segment. If you’re a manufacturer seeking support to finance your sales, look no further. We provide financing solutions for hardware, IT solutions and software, as well as office equipment such as copiers and printers.

Medical & Green Energy

In addition to our expertise in medical equipment financing, SGEF is committed to supporting green energy and smart city development. We collaborate with vendor partners to create new financial solutions that promote sustainability, such as lighting-as-a-service and dedicated finance programs to reduce CO₂ emissions.

Join us at SGEF, the leading partner for your leasing and finance needs. Visit ATICE.INFO to learn more about our services and how we can drive your business forward.

*Including Sogelease locations and partnership with Nordea
*SGEF & ALD Automotive