New CEO appointed to drive transformation

Automotive Transformation Group has appointed Tim Smith as chief executive officer (CEO).

His appointment represents the next phase of the company’s omnichannel retailing journey and follows the recent launch of their proprietary NetDirector Digital Retailing Suite, which is designed to support retailers, OEMs, financiers and fleet suppliers through rapid evolution.

Meanwhile, the company has also confirmed that subsequent announcements regarding the senior executive team and CRO replacement will be delivered in due course.

Smith said:  “For almost two decades I have lived and breathed automotive transformation. In that time, I have been lucky enough to play an integral role in the development of the group’s strategic goals, helping to innovate industry-shifting products to support our customers through rapid evolution.

“I am excited to use this knowledge and experience to master this new challenge as CEO of Automotive Transformation Group as we take the next step in our mission to simplify automotive sales across the globe.”

Executive chairman David Riemenschneider said: “Tim has developed an unparalleled understanding of the challenges faced by the industry. He is perfectly placed for this promotion, having delivered the group’s strategic direction during an unprecedented period of uncertainty. I am confident that Automotive Transformation Group will prosper under Tim’s leadership and passion for delivery, innovation, and success.”