FleetEurope strengthens senior management team

FleetEurope strengthens senior management team

FleetEurope is pleased to announce four key appointments to its senior management team, including chief operating officer Joe Howick, customer relationship director Ian Diggins, marketing director Matt Lenton and senior account manager Roland McNeill.

The new positions have been created to support the ambitious growth plans for the business over the coming years.

Joe Howick (pictured left) joined the FleetEurope board in March 2016 as chief operating officer with responsibility for developing a suite of innovative new services and driving the overall growth strategy for the organisation. He previously spent almost 20 years at Leasedrive Group before it was acquired by private equity investor HgCapital in 2013.

Ian Diggins (pictured top right) started with the business in June 2016. As customer relationship director he manages key long-standing customer relationships for FleetEurope and supports the executive board in developing and implementing new products & services.

Ian previously spent over 18 years as national account manager within Leasedrive Group’s rental management division managing a portfolio of corporate customer’s requirements, including significant large blue chip household brands.

Marketing director Matt Lenton (pictured bottom centre) has been with FleetEurope since May 2016. He is responsible for the development and implementation of the marketing strategy to help drive new business, develop new products and services and increase brand awareness.

Matt previously spent 13 years as marketing manager for Leasedrive Group and was involved in several mergers and acquisitions that saw the company reach 8th position in the FN50 with a fleet of over 40,000 vehicles. He also held marketing positions at CitNOW Video, H. K. Wentworth and Harrier Group.

Roland McNeill (pictured bottom right) was appointed as senior account manager in May 2016. His role includes the management of client relationships within the fleet division of the business and driving organic growth through new business channels.

His previous roles included six years as an account manager for Leasedrive Group and three years as an account executive at Countrywide Car and Van Rental.

Joe Howick commented “These new appointments form part of a substantial investment by the business to help drive significant growth and develop our service offering to new and existing customers.

“I’m confident that their insight and leadership will help us continue our mission of offering world-class vehicle management solutions and systems, together with unrivalled customer service that consistently exceeds our customer’s expectations.”