Renault names Adam Wood as new UK MD

Renault UK has appointed Adam Wood as managing director, Renault brand UK and Country Head Renault Group UK.

He takes over from Guillaume Sicard, who has been named VP Renault Brand for the market area France.

Wood returns to the UK after starting on the company’s graduate programme and in his 14 years at the brand has worked in roles covering marketing communications, product marketing and brand management, including senior positions as Dacia brand director, marketing director, head of marketing communications and corporate planning manager.

He was also marketing director of Vauxhall prior to his most recent role as managing director for Peugeot UK.

The company said:

“Adam is joining Renault UK at a pivotal time. Renault is one of the fastest-growing brands in the UK over the past two years by registration volumes, and is seeking to drive home the early successes of the Renaulution with further growth as it renews and expands its model line up across passenger cars and LCVs.”