Steve Beattie has been appointed as head of business sales for Volvo’s UK business, overseeing both the fleet and corporate divisions.
Beattie has previously worked at Vauxhall for 12 years. His most recent position was as national manager for contract hires and leasing.
Commenting on his new role, he said: “”I’m delighted to be joining Volvo and heading up the Business Sales division, especially at such an exciting time for the company. … Volvo is a brand that is genuinely transforming itself.”
Jon Wakefield, managing director of Volvo Car UK, said: “”Volvo has ambitious growth targets in the UK, and Steve’s energy, enthusiasm and experience will be invaluable in helping us succeed. The business sales sector continues to be critically important for Volvo, and I am delighted to have Steve on board to help us realise our potential.