Much admired and respected  vice president of sales for Volvo Trucks Australia and Oceania, Mitch Peden, has been promoted to an international role within the Volvo Group after being announced as the new managing director of Volvo Malaysia effective from the 1st August this year.

Peden joined Volvo from GMH originally starting with Volvo as a regional sales manager going on to become vice president of marketing and communications before being promoted into his current role which he has handled with much success. helping Volvo as a group capture the largest market share in the heavy duty sector combined across its three brands.  His replacement is yet to be announced.

President and CEO of Volvo Group Australia Peter Voorhoeve has thanked Mitch for his dedication and commitment to the Group.

“It was great to have Mitch in our team. The Volvo results in the market show his professionalism and dedication. Malaysia is a lucky country.”

Truck and Bus News wishes Mitch every success in his new role.