Suttons Group has announced the appointment of Gilles Letard as head of commercial, Europe & Americas.

Letard was formerly commercial director in the road tanker division at Norbert Dentressangle.

Commenting on the new appointment, Suttons Group MD Andrew Palmer said: “Gilles brings a wealth of commercial experience to this key role.

"He has a strong track record of putting into practice high levels of compliance and safety in the area of specialist services and will greatly assist our growth in this area.”