June 7-9, 2022 | Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood, FL


Maria Neve

Maria Neve

Vice President, Electrification & Sustainability | Donlen

Maria Neve is the Vice President, Electrification and Sustainability at Donlen where she is responsible for providing the strategic and operational direction of the shift towards EVs and sustainability for the benefit of Donlen’s customers. She has over 21 years of experience with fleet management companies and OEMs in various sales and operations roles in the government fleet management industry. Most recently, she was a Manager with Mercury Associates, Inc., North America’s largest dedicated fleet management consulting firm. Her role focused on sharing her expertise in fleet management and financing, vendor relations, and alternative fuels and emerging technologies to corporate and government clients. Previously, Maria was the Government Sales Manager with Merchants Fleet, and prior roles include Director of Government Services at Admiral Leasing and Manager at Donlen Government Services. Her career began in the alternative fuels and transportation safety sectors as a marketing and policy consultant for automobile manufacturers and the U.S. Department of Energy. 

Maria is widely quoted in industry publications and has been a contributing author to Fleet Management Weekly and American City & County magazine, as well as a speaker at leading industry conferences and events. Maria is also the current Secretary/Treasurer of NAFA Fleet Management Association and member of the Board of Directors, and helps to lead the organization’s government affairs efforts on Capitol Hill. She earned her bachelor’s degree in International Relations from The George Washington University in
Washington, DC. 

Upcoming and recent sessions

LATAM: Factors Favoring the EV Transition in Latin America

June 7, 2022
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM (ET)

The EV transformation in Latin America will be driven by governments, businesses, and citizen organizations at all levels that are moving the needle to make electric mobility a reality. (Spanish Language Format) More Info

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Lead the Charge: How to Guide Your Company on the Global Journey to EVs?

October 27, 2021
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)

As corporations embark on the journey toward fleet electrification, fleet managers will become the leader of change in their organizations. How can you prepare for that? More Info

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