In the Spotlight: Robin Moore, Fleet & Asset Manager, Greater Cambridge Shared Waste


In the latest of our series of interviews with transport managers, LAPV talked to Robin Moore, Fleet & Asset Manager, Greater Cambridge Shared Waste (GCSW). GCSW is a strategic partnership between Cambridge City Council and South Cambridgeshire District Council.

In the Spotlight: Oliver Faiers, fleet manager at Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils


For our series of interviews with transport managers, LAPV talked to Oliver Faiers, corporate manager for recycling, waste, and fleet at Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils, to learn more about the local authorities’ shared fleet.

In the Spotlight: Owain Pearce, Transport Manager, ODS


In the first of a series of interviews with transport managers, LAPV talked to Owain Pearce, transport manager for ODS, to learn more about ODS’ fleet.

Totalkare appoints director of operations in key promotion


West-Midlands based workshop equipment experts Totalkare has bolstered its senior management team with the appointment of Jessica Porter as director of operations.

Fleetclear appoints new sales manager


Emma Poore has joined UK fleet technology and software solutions company Fleetclear as sales manager for the southeast.

Fleetclear appoints new account manager


UK fleet technology & software solutions company Fleetclear has appointed a new account manager to help look after its customer base in the west of England and Wales.

Keith Boyfield retires after 55 years in the industry


Fleetclear Sales Manager for Scotland, Keith Boyfield has announced his decision to retire following a very successful 55-year long career in the waste equipment and vehicle sector.

First Hydrogen appoints UK CEO to head automotive division


First Hydrogen Corp. has appointed Steve Gill as director of First Hydrogen Limited and as chief executive officer of its automotive division.

Mercedes-Benz Trucks UK appoints Heiko Selzam as managing director


Heiko Selzam is set to take on the job of managing director at Mercedes-Benz Trucks UK, effective from 1 April 2022.

New Operations Director appointed at Marshall Fleet Solutions


Commercial vehicle company Marshall Fleet Solutions has announced that Mark Sutcliffe has joined the business as its new Operations Director.

Britishvolt appoints new president of global operations


Britishvolt, an investor in lithium-ion battery cell technologies, has appointed Dr Graham Hoare OBE FREng as president of global operations, effective June 1st, 2021.

Business Development Manager – Street Cleansing Equipment


£36-40,000 Basic plus a lucrative bonus designed to reward enterprise and hard work, along with a choice of either company car or car allowance.

Close Brothers Asset Finance appoints HGV specialist


  Close Brothers Asset Finance announced the appointment of HGV specialist, Chris Dawson, into the role of Area Sales Manager.

New appointments for Versalift


Versalift UK, the vehicle-mounted platform provider, has appointed a new Engineering Manager and two additional engineers, taking the engineering team total to six.

Rosenbauer UK restructures leadership team


The British manufacturer of firefighting appliances ' has significantly restructured its senior leadership team as the company prepares to consolidate its growth over the next five years.

Office Manager role for IAAF's Ann Silvester


The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has confirmed that team member Ann Silvester's new role is now Office Manager.

SFS appoints technical procurement specialist


Contract hire and fleet management company, Specialist Fleet Services (SFS), has expanded its procurement team with the appointment of Darren Wade as Technical Specialist.

SFS appoints technical procurement specialist


Contract hire and fleet management company, Specialist Fleet Services (SFS), has expanded its procurement team with the appointment of Darren Wade as Technical Specialist.

Weighing company opens Scandinavia office


Vehicle Weighing Solutions (VWS) has opened a new office in Sweden marking the company's expansion into Scandinavia.

Mercedes-Benz appoints Katie Purcell as Head of Special Trucks – Unimog


In her new role, Katie reports to Mercedes-Benz Trucks UK Managing Director Mike Belk and is responsible for driving sales within the Special Vehicles sector.

Nicola Kane joins Dennis Eagle


Nicola Kane has been appointed as Regional Sales Manager for vehicle manufacturer Dennis Eagle.

John Deere appoints turf specialist


Michael Grey has been appointed the new strategic account manager for turf and other non-agricultural equipment at John Deere.

Ariens appoints new Director of Sales EMEAA


Ariens has appointed Jackie Williams as Director of Sales EMEAA. She will succeed John Horn who is retiring from Ariens at the end of 2018.

Truckman appoints two new stock controllers


Two new stock controllers have been appointed to the team of 4x4 and car accessory manufacturer and distributor Truckman.

SOE appoints Bruce McGill as new CEO


The Society of Operations Engineers has appointed Bruce McGill as chief executive officer.

Oxford Direct Services appoints Aled Bath as finance director


Aled Bath has been appointed finance director of Oxford Direct Services (ODS), the commercial arm of Oxford City Council. 

Bell Truck and Van strengthens management team


The new owners of Mercedes-Benz dealer Bell Truck and Van have strengthened their management team by making a series of appointments to key positions.

Kubota UK appoints David Hart as new MD


Kubota Holdings Europe has appointed David Hart as managing director of Kubota UK.

Brigade Electronics appoints Rachel Hutson as first IT director


Brigade Electronics Group has appointed Rachel Hutson as group IT and communications director to support the company's rapid growth. She is the first female director of Brigade.

Keith McCormick joins mower specialist Major Equipment


Major Equipment, the designer and manufacturer of tractor-mounted park and turf mowers, has appointed Keith McCormick as its new Scottish and North of England sales representative.

Kubota UK chooses Martin Tyler for new field service role


Kubota UK has appointed Martin Tyler as its field service manager. The new management role has been created to provide more support to its independent dealer network and end-user customers.

Whale appoints Robert Frew for Scottish sales role


Whale Tankers has appointed Robert Frew as the new Regional Sales Manager for Scotland. He is replacing Alan Steel who retired in April.  

Whale Tankers appoints Phil Greenfield to service role


Whale Tankers has expanded and restructured its service department with Phil Greenfield leading the business side of the team as service business manager.

CTS appoints new national hire manager


Municipal vehicle hire company CTS Hire has appointed Tony Nicholson as its new national hire manager.

Isuzu Truck appoints two to national sales team


Hatfield-based truck manufacturer Isuzu Truck UK has appointed Lee Tansley to the national role of fleet sales manager. 

New support for Polaris Technical and Service Department


Polaris has appointed Kenny Kay as technical and warranty specialist.

Licence Bureau appoints Martin Starkey to bring training in-house


Martin Starkey has joined Licence Bureau as its first ever training and business development manager.

VWS appoints new operations director


Trevor Evans has been appointed as operations director for Reading-based Vehicle Weighing Solutions (VWS).

CountyClean Group appoints new marketing manager


Becky Rowland has been appointed as marketing manager at Eastbourne-based CountyClean Group, one of the biggest liquid waste management providers for London and the South East.

Sentinel Systems appoints new sales manager for Scotland and the North


Commercial vehicle safety specialist Sentinel Systems is expanding its services in Scotland and has appointed a new sales manager, Scott Logan, in response to the increase in demand for vehicle and pedestrian protection.

Eminox appoints technical director for product development


Gainsborough-based emissions specialist Eminox has appointed Steve Whelan as its new technical director.

Daimler Fleet Management recruits four


Daimler Fleet Management (DFM) has strengthened its UK team by recruiting four sales staff.

KPMG appoints new UK head of transport


KPMG has appointed Ed Thomas as the firm's UK head of transport.

Jaama recruits six customer-facing staff


Fleet and asset management software company Jaama has recruited a further six staff ' five in the customer service department and a project consultant who has joined the company's implementation team.

Kubota UK strengthens marketing team with four appointments


Kubota UK has made four new appointments to its marketing team in a bid to become a centre of marketing excellence.

Charity bike ride team from transport industry tackles Italy


For the fourth year running, TIP Trailer Services is supporting a cycling team from the UK and Irish transport industries to raise monies for charity. Having previously raised almost £100,000 from previous events, this year's target is £40,000.

Wrights Group changes management team


Wrights Group has changed its management team to cofocus on product innovation, customer choice and support.

Greg Taylor new managing director at Essential Fleet Services


Greg Taylor has been appointed managing director at Essential Fleet Services, the specialist vehicle contract hire, maintenance and rental business.

CDEnviro appoints three new international business development managers


Waste solutions specialist, CDEnviro has appointed new business development managers for Australia, North America and Switzerland as it looks to increase the volume of material recovered from waste around the world. 

Isotrak announces new leadership team


Fleet management software specialist Isotrak has appointed a new leadership team. Jim Sumner, a former managing director of Leyland Trucks, joins as executive chairman and Tony English, a former managing director of MiX Telematics Europe, is the new chief executive officer.

Chevin appoints global sales and marketing director


David Gladding has been appointed to the newly-created position of global sales and marketing director at Chevin Fleet Solutions.

Licence Bureau appoints compliance manager and apprentices


Katie Swingler has been appointed as the new compliance manager of Licence Bureau.

Steve Lee joins RWM Show


Former CIWM chief executive Steve Lee has joined Ascential Events as an industry advisor for the RWM Show.

Chevin completes recruitment drive


Fleet software specialists Chevin Fleet Solutions has recruited four new staff and promoted three more at its UK head office to help meet demand on its services.

Paul Monck joins the CountyClean Group


Paul Monck has joined the liquid waste management specialists CountyClean Group as commercial manager in Eastbourne.

Cenex names Steve Carroll head of transport


Low carbon technology organisation Cenex has appointed Steve Carroll as head of transport.

TyrePal hires telematics expert as ops director


Tyre pressure monitoring specialist TyrePal is expanding its in-house expertise and skills by hiring Steve Coffin as operations director. 

Phil Baker joins Roadlink International


Commercial vehicle parts supplier Roadlink International has appointed Phil Baker as area sales manager to cover the south and south east territory.

Adrian Mann joins Kubota UK as product manager


Groundcare machinery specialists Kubota UK has appointed Adrian Mann as Product Manager to its construction division.

New face to lead Hyva in Scotland and Ireland


John Cargill has joined Hyva UK as its new regional manager for Scotland and Ireland.

Cataclean appoints new sales manager


Cataclean has appointed a new sales manager, for the south of England. He is John MacRae and his role will be to focus on developing the customer base among road-going consumers and commercial vehicle fleets.

Eminox appoints global sales and marketing director


Chris Butcher has joined Eminox, the manufacturer of exhaust after-treatment technology for heavy duty diesel vehicles, as global sales and marketing director.

Rachael Thompson to head sales for Jaguar Land Rover UK


A new sales director has been appointed by Jaguar Land Rover UK. She is Rachael Thompson, who was previously national sales manager for Jaguar UK.

Fleet Assist strengthens team


Supply chain management specialist Fleet Assist has strengthened its technical authorisation team to meet growing demand for its services from the nation's major contract hire and leasing companies.

New sales manager for RDS MME


Simon Harrison has been appointed as the new sales manager for RDS MME in the North-East of England.

Stocksigns promotes Danny Adamson to head group


Danny Adamson has been appointed as group managing director for The Stocksigns Group, which manufactures and supplies signs ranging from health & safety warnings to LED digital displays.

Neil Park to head Volvo Truck and Bus centre


Neil Park has been appointed as regional managing director for Volvo Truck and Bus Centre North & Scotland.

Seven join Close Brothers in Scotland


Seven new staff have been appointed by Close Brothers Motor Finance to its Scottish team, including a new sales manager, an account manager and an operations manager.

Graham Howes joins CD Auction Group


CD Auction Group has appointed Graham Howes as its commercial director.

Dieselec Thistle appoints new Operations Manager


Generator specialist Dieselec Thistle Generators (DTG) has appointed Robert Gibson to the newly created role of operations manager. 

Jason Airey becomes RWM Waste Ambassador


CMS Supatrak managing director Jason Airey has been appointed to a senior advisory group within the waste industry.

Jaama appoints new analysts to customer support team


Fleet management software supplier Jaama has strengthened its customer support team with the appointment of two further support analysts.

IAAF adds to finance team


Tina Patel has been appointed as financial coordinator at Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF).

ePower Trucks appoints UK sales manager


ePower Trucks has appointed Jamie Jones as UK sales manager to support its new role as the UK dis-tributor for the Glutton all-electric street cleaning machine.

Greg Taylor appointed as commercial director by Essential Fleet Services


Greg Taylor has been appointed as new commercial director of Essential Fleet Services. He was formerly operations director with ALD Automotive and starts in June.

Rennicks UK strengthen sales team


Nic Richell has been appointed Vehicle Livery National Sales Manager at Rennicks UK, bringing him into contact with new and existing clients in the emergency services, Chapter 8 and commercial sectors.

Gareth Llewellyn new chief executive at DVSA


Gareth Llewellyn has been appointed as the new chief executive of the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA).

Steve Mallard joins Collett Transport Services as Ops manager


Steve Mallard has become the new Operations Manager at Collett Transport Services (CTS), the refuse vehicle hire specialist

Jaama recruits Jordan Thompson


Fleet management software supplier Jaama has recruited Jordan Thompson to spearhead the company's growth in the plant and tool hire sector.

Hako strengthens demo team


Hako has strengthened its Demonstration Team by appointing Stephen Waterworth to help meet growing interest in its expanding range of cleaning machines.

Appointments as fleet services specialist Fraikin plans growth


Commercial fleet services specialist Fraikin has made four appointments as the company looks to increase its UK market share within both the public and private sectors.


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