Stellantis names new policy chief

Stellantis has named Sally Clift as head of UK government relations and public policy.

Clift brings with her comprehensive experience in corporate, consumer and tech communications across a range of sectors, have previously been global head of external communications in the corporate affairs team at Jaguar Land Rover.

She has also worked at TomTom and Samsung Electronics and will now report to David Connell, public affairs enlarged Europe.

He said: “I am delighted to welcome Sally to Stellantis. She brings with her diverse experience and a broad multisectoral perspective. I look forward to working with her to ensure we continue the critical role in advising on policy and legislative issues affecting our business and customers.”

Clift said: “I am excited to join Stellantis at such a critical time for the automotive industry. The transformation of our sector whilst protecting affordable mobility for our customers and achieving net zero in 2038 is a remarkable challenge. I am looking forward to supporting Stellantis’ success in the UK.”