Schmitz Cargobull has made a sequence of latest appointments to its UK and Eire gross sales group following the doubling of manufacturing capability at its Manchester manufacturing plant and the introduction of a 3rd new trailer aimed on the native markets.
After 11 years on the firm, Mark Smith has been promoted to the newly-created function of UK Key Accounts Supervisor, taking care of main nationwide fleets.
Aaron Howarth, who has spent the final 12 months in Schmitz Cargobull UK’s Aftersales Crew and beforehand labored for Mercedes-Benz for 15 years, takes over from Smith as Regional Gross sales Supervisor for the East Midlands.
Benjamin Clayton has joined the enterprise as Regional Gross sales Supervisor for the South, bringing 11 years’ expertise within the automotive trade, together with roles at Marshall Fleet Options and Asset Alliance Group.
And Philip Keenan joins as Regional Gross sales Supervisor for Eire, following greater than 10 years’ expertise working for a number of the nation’s main haulage and logistics corporations, together with Dixon Transport and DG McArdle Worldwide.
The appointments comply with a rise in manufacturing on the firm’s Manchester facility, which now produces three trailers particularly for the UK and Eire – the S.BO PACE, the S.CS FIXED ROOF and the S.CS FREEPOST.
Smith, who can be drawing on greater than 25 years’ transport trade expertise to assist develop the corporate’s blue-chip buyer base, says: “With the rise in manufacturing capability at our Manchester plant and the variety of the Schmitz Cargobull portfolio, we’re in a position to supply customer-tailored options for his or her transport operations.”
Along with the three locally-built fashions, the group can be supporting prospects with all the Schmitz Cargobull portfolio together with the favored S.KO COOL, M.KI tippers and skeletal trailers.
All 4 new appointments will report back to Stephen Mallett, Head of Gross sales, Schmitz Cargobull UK & ROI.