Mitsubishi welcomes new MD

Mitsubishi Motors in the UK has announced the appointment of Rob Lindley as managing director.

Rob will take to his new role on 16 April 2018, succeeding Lance Bradley who is standing down after 9 years in the role and 18 years in the company.

Lance moves into the role of vice chairman, assisting Rob during the transitional period of change and continuing to drive the growth of Mitsubishi Motors in the UK.

On his appointment, Rob said, ‘I am delighted to be joining Mitsubishi Motors in the UK at such an exciting time, both in terms of important new model launches and as the business merges into, and benefits from, the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance. Since importing its first vehicles in 1974, Mitsubishi Motors has grown to be a highly respected brand in the UK and there is tremendous potential to take it to even greater heights. I am very much looking forward to working to further develop the company and joining its established and very passionate team.’

Lance Bradley, managing director Mitsubishi Motors in the UK, added: ‘Rob is the perfect person to continue the growth of Mitsubishi Motors and under his leadership it will be in very safe hands. He has an excellent record for results and he is someone I have known and respected in the industry for many years. I am very pleased to welcome him to Mitsubishi Motors and look forward to working with him and seeing how the brand evolves under his expert guidance.’