Trustford appoints Steve Hood as COO


Ford of Britain’s wholly owned dealer group, TrustFord, is announcing the appointment of Steve Hood as Chief Operating Officer.   Steve Hood previously was the Strategy Director at the dealer group.  He has broad automotive experience and is returning to TrustFord following three years working as the Director of Sales … Continue reading

Richard Parkin joins Grant Thornton from Glass’s


Richard Parkin has become the newest addition to Grant Thornton’s automotive practice, from valuation guide Glass’s. Parkin will work alongside Tarun Mistry, Neil Barrell, Paul Burrows and Christian Roelofs to deliver focused advisory services across the industry. Tarun Mistry, partner, automotive advisory said; “I’m delighted that he has joined our … Continue reading

Renault appoints UK retail head

Renault Head

The Renault Retail Group has appointed Richard Hemming as managing director of its UK operations.  Hemming (pictured) joins from Audi where he was head of business at the Audi Centre in Dublin and has had previous roles as principal of Hemming Automotive and managing director of Ford Retail both in … Continue reading