Stellantis names new UK director

Stellantis has appointed James Taylor as director for B2B for the UK.

He will be responsible for B2B business for the Stellantis group in the UK ensuring a coordinated approach for the large fleet customers for the brands of Alfa Romeo, Abarth, Citroën, DS Automobiles, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Jeep, Peugeot and Vauxhall.

He steps up from the role of general sales and marketing director for Vauxhall Motors.

Paul Willcox, Stellantis senior vice president, and managing director Vauxhall, said: “James brings a wealth of sales experience to this new role. I want to thank him warmly for his success over 22 years at Vauxhall Motors and wish him well for further achievements with this new group position.”

Alison Jones, Stellantis senior vice president and country manager UK for Alfa Romeo, Abarth, Citroën, DS Automobiles, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Jeep and Peugeot said: “I look forward to James, in this newly created Stellantis role, working alongside our brand MDs to drive our total fleet performance and our customer service, propositions and relationships.”

Taylor said: “I am delighted to be heading up this new division for Stellantis in the UK. With a wide and diverse range of car and van models across our nine Brands in the UK, including fully-electric and PHEV, I look forward to developing further our B2B sales to our customers bringing them efficiencies and benefits for their businesses.”