Gray had been fleet sales director for two years, and began his new role as general manager for UK franchising on Monday (June 10). Under MG Rover's reorganisation, the title general manager will be equivalent to director.
Paul Hunt, who recently joined MG Rover as national fleet sales manager, will be responsible for the fleet department until Gray's replacement is appointed.
The company is in talks with the Polish Government over the future of the Daewoo-FSO plant and distribution operations.
MG Rover would like existing production at the Zeran plant in Warsaw to continue as well as using it as a 'local' plant for its own cars.