Polestar adds Matt Hawkins to UK team

Polestar has appointed Matt Hawkins as head of sales in the UK.

He joins a UK management team including CEO Jonathan Goodman, head of marketing and events Louise Hardman, head of PR and communications Graeme Lambert and head of operations Bruce Greenwood.

Goodman said: “We’re delighted to have someone of Matt’s calibre on board as we continue to launch the Polestar brand in the UK. With a strong background in both automotive and the renewable energy sectors, he is a perfect fit for a sustainable and passionate brand like Polestar and it’s clear he will help us achieve our goals for 2021.”

Hawkins said: “I truly believe that electrification of mobility works hand-in-hand with renewable energy generation to provide a more sustainable future, and no brand encapsulates that better than Polestar. It’s important to me that customers understand Polestar is a brand synonymous with a premium ownership and user experience and I’m delighted to play such an important part in delivering the brand’s vision to UK consumers.”