Lynn Higgins has joined Ransomes Jacobsen as the UK Regional Sales Manager for Industrial Vehicles. Reporting to Chris Buckle, the company’s Business Development Manager – Vehicles, she will be responsible for the UK sales of the Cushman and MEGA branded industrial products. Allied to this, Lynn will also be responsible for integrating existing MEGA dealers into the business and concentrating on expanding the dealer network to provide additional touch points across the UK.
For the past four years she has been working in a similar sales role with Facelift GB Ltd, one of the UK’s leading independent suppliers of powered access equipment and prior to this worked with other local and regional plant hire related companies.
Lynn is a busy working mother of five and lives in Hinckley, near Nuneaton with her husband Mick.
Commenting on her appointment Chris Buckle said: “Lynn has a wide knowledge of the industrial vehicle sector through hire plant hire experience and will be a great asset as we ramp up our sales and marketing activity of the Mega range of eco-friendly vehicles and our Cushman industrial vehicle range.
“She is a proven sales management specialist who will, I’m sure, help us achieve greater penetration into the industrial sector as we grow this particular market. She is yet another excellent addition to the sales team here at Ransomes Jacobsen.”
Ransomes Jacobsen is a Textron Inc (NYSE: TXT) company and one of the leading manufacturers of commercial mowers, turf maintenance equipment and compact utility and industrial vehicles, based at Ipswich in Suffolk, United Kingdom.