Vauxhall has appointed Simon Oldfield to the new position of sales and marketing director, commencing March 1, 2015.
Oldfield joins Vauxhall from Mercedes Benz where he has held a number of senior positions in these sales and marketing. Previous roles have included brand and sales responsibilities at Hilton Hotels and BMW respectively.
"Simon joins Vauxhall at an exciting period in the company’s history," said Tim Tozer, chairman and managing director of Vauxhall Motors.
"New product introductions are creating significant sales opportunities for the Vauxhall business, with more to come this year in new Corsa, Viva and Astra and we are embarking upon a brand journey.
"Simon’s background and experience will bring new momentum and perspective to the business in the newly created role of sales and marketing director, a role pivotal to the success of Vauxhall’s future journey."