Wood lands leading role at Peugeot UK

Adam Wood has been appointed managing director of Peugeot UK operations as part of a number of key changes to the management team.

Among the other appointments, Kristian Cholmondeley has been named marketing director and Sam Brandon has been appointed as regional operations and sales director.

Wood, who replaces Julie David who is moving into the position of managing director of Stellantis Premium Brands, said: “The Peugeot brand is going from strength to strength, and I am excited about our potential. Peugeot will be launching five electric vehicles in the next two years, and it will be great to play a part in bringing these to UK drivers. I’d like to thank Julie for all her hard work and wish her all the best in her new role.”

Wood will report to Paul Willcox, managing director, Stellantis UK.

He said: “I am pleased to welcome Adam to the Peugeot UK team – he brings a wealth and breadth of experience to the role that will prove invaluable. I look forward to working with him over an exciting year for the brand as we launch new product and continue to electrify the model range.”