Renault’s board has taken the decision to separate the roles of chairman and chief executive following the resignation of Carlos Ghosn.
Volkswagen Financial Services (VWFS) has promoted former head of marketing Dan James to the role of marketing director.
Cupra has appointed Seat executive vice-president for sales and marketing Wayne Griffiths as its new chief executive.
APD Global Research has named Paul Turner as its new Australian MD.
Audi UK has appointed James Buxton as head of fleet sales, replacing Tom Brennan who left the Volkswagen Group in November last year.
Dave Farthing has become the head of Furrows Group, the Shropshire dealer group with Ford, Kia, Mazda and Skoda outlets.
Lookers has welcomed another 150 apprentices to its programme and launched a brand-new traineeship program.
Rob East has been appointed as the new general manager corporate sales for BMW Group UK with immediate effect.
Vertu Motors has appointed Richard Lawson to oversee its Volkswagen Group fleet provision and increase profitability.
Peugeot UK has appointed former Go Vauxhall commercial director Steven Wass as its UK marketing director following the departure of Martin Moll.
Former FCA Group fleet and remarketing director Francis Bleasdale has been appointed as BCA’s new business development director, OEMs.
JCT600 is set to launch its latest hunt for the future stars of the automotive retail sectors after recruiting a total of 40 new apprentices in 2018.
F&I technology specialist DealTrak has made a number of appointments and restructured its senior teams, as the business predicts significant growth in the next 12 months.
Sytner Group has launched a group-wide Diversity Forum initiative to encourage and promote equal career opportunities within the business.
SsangYong UK is “prepared for the future” after welcoming Stephen Bucci to the role of regional aftersales manager for the South of England.
Euro Car Parts founder Sukhpal Singh Ahluwalia has resigned his position amid changes at the top of the aftermarket supplier - 40 years after starting the business with an investment of £5,000.
Swansway Motor Group has rewarded its graduating apprentices with a 2018 graduation ceremony at which new inductees were welcomed into the car retail business.
Hyundai Motor UK has promoted sales director Ashley Andrew to the post of managing director following Tony Whitehorn’s announcement that he would step down from his post at the end of 2018.
Batchelors Motor Group has expanded its business to business and corporate sales operations with the appointment of new corporate account manager Andy Wooley.
Arbury Motor Group has re-launched its Fleet division under new leadership, strengthening the brand’s proposition for commercial customers.
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