Eco City Vehicles has appointed David Trendle as finance director.
The publicly listed company develops low emission LCVs and converted Mercedes-Benz Vito taxis.
Trendle has been finance director at several growth companies, including Mvision Video Networks and Thomson Intermedia.
Tim Yeo, chairman of ECV, said: "The board would like to welcome David who brings a wealth of corporate and financial experience at technology-led growth companies.
"His appointment is in line with the Group's strategy to strengthen its leadership team as it enters the next phase of its development."