DEKRA appoints new managing director

DEKRA Automotive Ltd has announced the appointment of Paul Bradbury as its new managing director.

Paul joins from DEKRA Automotive Solutions where he was responsible for new business growth across Europe. Previously, Paul has held a variety of roles within the motor sports industry, automotive component manufacturing and most recently was MD at BCA Mainland Europe.

Commenting on the appointment, DEKRA’s regional executive vice president, Frederic Schmitt said, ‘Paul will lead the UK expansion of our automotive business as we develop and grow our award-winning offerings in quality testing, certification and training solutions.’

Paul added ‘DEKRA is well known as a leading provider in the UK of independent vehicle inspections and performance improvement programmes for OEM dealer networks. We have a wonderfully talented and committed team here and I am looking forward to working with our current partners and making new contacts within the key UK automotive world.’