Fleet management provider Fleet Operations has promoted its head of operations, David Forbes, to director level where he will now chair the senior leadership team.

The company said his new role followed more than a decade of outstanding service at the business where he consistently exhibited exceptional skill and leadership.

As head of the operations division for the past five years, Fleet Operations said he was instrumental in driving improvements across all departments, notably in establishing and expanding the company’s technical services division.

His leadership also helped support the development of a 70-strong team.

“David’s promotion resonates deeply with our core values and vision at Fleet Operations,” said MD Richard Hipkiss.

“His journey from a dedicated team member to a leadership role exemplifies the ethos of hard work, innovation, and strategic foresight we cherish.”