Ian Pugh will become managing director of bodyshop franchise Fix Auto (UK) in February.
The company said Pugh’s appointment to this pivotal role signals Fix Auto (UK)’s ambitious plans to become a fully branded group of successful bodyshops operating to the same standard.
Pugh has previously worked in the crash repair industry with Direct Line, Norwich Union Insurance (Aviva), Allianz (UK) Insurance and Audatex.
He said: “The whole industry is changing at a phenomenal pace and I’ve been hugely impressed by Fix Auto’s forward thinking approach, adaptability and response to that change. It’s a great strategic role and a superb opportunity.”