Saturday 25th Mar 2017 - Logistics Manager

New MD for MAN Truck & Bus UK

MAN Truck & Bus UK has chosen Thomas Hemmerich to succeed Simon Elliot as managing director of the business. Hemmerich will start his role on 1st February.

Thomas Hemmerich, MAN Truck & Bus

Thomas Hemmerich.

Hemmerich is currently managing director of MAN Austria, where he has worked for the past thirteen years.

“Thomas has a wide range of experience that will stand him in good stead in the UK and, most importantly, he is looking forward to the challenge,” said Jean-Yves Kerbrat, MAN senior vice president, head of region western Europe.

Hemmerich said: “I am looking forward to working in the UK and I relish the challenges that lie ahead. It is a fantastic opportunity to lead MAN Truck & Bus UK, there is huge potential here and I know I will be building on a strong platform. The launch of the van, the MAN TGE, will bring more to our range and it is a very exciting time to be joining the company.”