Bob Lowden has been appointed as UK MD at Iveco, succeeding Claudio Zanframundo. Lowden returns to the UK after three years heading up the truck manufacturer’s business in South Africa. In his new role Lowden will focus on increasing Iveco’s market share and volume in the UK and Ireland. He also aims to further establish the new Iveco Daily in the UK, which was awarded the International Van of the Year 2015 title. He said: “We will be putting renewed […]
Fraikin has placed a £4m order for Euro-6 Iveco trucks for its rental division.
Maritime Transport has created two new director positions to handle distribution and container transport at the firm. Simon Smart and David Boomer, both previously operations directors at the firm, have become MD, container transport and MD, containers respectively. Maritime says the appointments were required to strengthen senior management at the firm and provide focus on two of its key areas of business. John Williams, group MD, says: “These promotions have been made to create the next generation of Managing Directors […]
Simon Elliott, MD of MAN Truck & Bus UK, is to leave his role in the new year.