Peter Voorhoeve has been appointed Vice President Asia Oceania Sales Region Australia (Managing Director) in Group Trucks Sales & Marketing and JVs APAC, succeeding Arne Knaben who is the newly appointed Managing Director for Volvo Trucks in United Kingdom and Ireland.
Peter will be located in Brisbane and will report to Christophe Martin, Senior Vice President Asia Oceania Sales.
In this role he will be responsible for the trucks business in Region Australia, including Australia, New-Zealand, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia and French Polynesia.
Peter will have the responsibility of managing the Group's suite of brands in these markets: Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks, UD Trucks and Renault Trucks.
Peter has a strong international and multi-brand background from various senior management positions within different areas of the Volvo Group, including TSMJV APAC, Volvo Parts and Volvo Action Service.
Peter will take up this new position in November 2013, and media introductions will be arranged later in the year.
October 2, 2013
For further information, please contact:
Mitch Peden, Vice President, Marketing & Communications +61 410 330 804 firstname.lastname@example.org