Francis joins Linde from Nissan GB, where he held the position of Commercial Vehicle Director. He brings over 9 years of experience from Nissan, where he has held a series of National and International roles for the automotive manufacturer.
Francis will be responsible for developing & implementing marketing strategy to drive and increase the overall volume, market share and profit performance of the company.
He said, “After 20 years within the automotive sector, I am very much looking to joining the UK’s clear market leader, Linde has built a strong reputation providing a quality product and service to their customers across the world.
“My aim is to build on my extensive experience within the automotive industry to drive growth for Linde in the materials handling sector and to continue the UK team’s success in growing Linde’s UK market share, the Linde brand and welcoming more new customers to our brand”
Andrew Daly, Sales and Marketing Director, at Linde said, “Francis joins us at an exciting time for the company and his impressive expertise within the automotive industry will benefit Linde greatly, assisting the growth and expansion of our UK material handling operation.
”Linde Material Handling (UK) Ltd is the UK’s number one manufacturer of material handling equipment, offering tailored solutions to meet the specific requirements of its customers. A comprehensive national sales and service network operates from 23 support centres throughout the UK.
For more information on Linde Material Handling, please visit www.linde-mh.co.uk or call 0845 608 5000.