Mini adventure for Federico Izzo

Federico Izzo has been appointed as the new director for MINI UK and Ireland.

He will take up his new role from 1 May 2022, succeeding David George who moves into the role of president and CEO, BMW Group Canada from 1 March.

Izzo joins MINI UK from his previous role as managing director, BMW Group Czech Republic. He has been with the BMW Group since 2007 and brings substantial experience gained across sales and marketing from an international career in the automotive industry which started at Mazda Motor Italy in 2002.

He said: “MINI will become an all-electric brand in the early 2030s and its future product strategy is incredibly exciting. I’m really looking forward to working with the MINI team in the UK and our passionate network partners, to further enhance the brand’s appeal amongst both current and new customers alike.”