Steve Beattie appointed by Volvo Car UK

Steve Beattie has been appointed head of business sales of Volvo Car UK.

He will be responsible for overseeing all of Volvo’s fleet and corporate sales in the UK, with particular emphasis on continuing Volvo’s impressive recent growth.

Steve previously worked at Vauxhall Motors, holding numerous managerial roles in fleet sales during  his 12 years there.

He said, ‘I’m delighted to be joining Volvo and heading up the business sales division, especially at such an exciting time for the company. With a fantastic range of desirable, technologically advanced and stunning new cars, and more exciting models on the horizon, Volvo is a brand that is genuinely transforming itself.’

Jon Wakefield, managing director of Volvo Car UK, said, ‘Volvo has ambitious growth targets in the UK, and Steve’s energy, enthusiasm and experience will be invaluable in helping us succeed. The business sales sector continues to be critically important for Volvo, and I am delighted to have Steve on board to help us realise our potential.’