Former Thurlow Nunn managing director Simon Bottomley has joined Hendy Group as its new chief operating officer.
Volkswagen UK has appointed Andrew Savvas as its new managing director after Allison Jones announced her departure from the brand to pursue a role “elsewhere in the industry”.
Marshall Motor Holdings has announced the appointment of Professor Richard Parry-Jones CBE as its new non-executive chairman, with effect from January 1, 2019.
Volkswagen Group UK has appointed Nissan GB managing director Alex Smith to replace Paul Willis following his departure from the business in the New Year.
Marshall Motor Group has appointed Zoe Lawson as head of corporate sales after eight years with the AM100 car retail business.
Hyundai Motor UK has appointed former Vauxhall Motors national fleet sales manager Tim White to head its own fleet sales operations.
Manheim has promoted Matthew Davock as director of commercial vehicles from his previous role as head of LCV.
Vauxhall has promoted fleet sales and remarketing director James Taylor to the new role of general sales director.
Cambria Automobiles has appointed Chris Roberts as its new operations and business development director with responsibility for the North and Midlands regions.
Infiniti is on the hunt for a new UK boss after its regional director of Northern Europe Barry Beeston was appointed managing director of Circle Leasing.
Hyundai Motor UK president and chief executive Tony Whitehorn will step-down from his post after 13 years at the helm of the Korean manufacturer.
The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has appointed Dr George Gillespie OBE as its 81st president.
Thatcham Research has appointed Jonathan Hewett as its new chief executive ahead of celebrations surrounding its 50th anniversary.
Vertu Motors’ has highlighted the jobs created from a “pool of local talent” as a result of the opening of its new £10 million Farnell Jaguar Land Rover Bolton dealership.
Vertu Motors’ Vertu Specialist Cars operation has four new recruits to its premium car showroom in Newcastle.
Pendragon has appointed Richard Laxer as an independent non-executive director as Jeremy King departs the board to “pursue other interests”.
Lisa Brankin will replace Kevin Griffin as sales director for Ford of Britain at the beginning of 2019.
Volkswagen Group UK managing director Paul Willis has said that his decision to leave his post with the German car manufacturer was unrelated to the pressures of the dieselgate emissions scandal.
Toyota GB has appointed Stuart Ferma as its fleet operations general manager for the Toyota and Lexus brands.
Groupe Renault has appointed Olivier Murguet as the executive vice-president of its new sales and regions division.
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