WNS Assistance currently handles more than 250,000 motor claims a year on behalf of insurers, brokers and large commercial fleets, but plans to double this number by the end of next year.
Pierce has been appointed to support this growth and extend the company’s services from motor claims management into other areas. He will be based at WNS Assistance’s head office in Ipswich.
Keith Stanton joins LDV from Ford, where he was director at the company’s Transit plant in Southampton.
Stanton will be a member of the board of directors and will be responsible for all aspects of LDV purchasing, including the implementation of business and process improvement programmes in all areas of the company.
John Brookes, who is based in Cheshire, will be looking after customers in the North West and Midlands.
Advanced Technical Panels is the pre-finished and overlaid panels arm of distributor James Latham.
Hall replaces Matt Harrison, who moves to Toyota Motor Marketing (Europe) in Brussels as general manager of corporate planning.
Negus is currently plant manager at Ford Australia’s Broadmeadows car assembly plant in Melbourne. He joined Ford in Australia as a graduate trainee in 1987, working in the purchasing organisation before moving into Broadmeadows vehicle assembly operations He became vehicle assembly plant manager in April 2001.