Volvo Bus Australia welcomes new Technical and Bodybuild Support Manager

Along with the announcement that David Mead would take over temporary responsibility as general manager of Volvo Bus Australia following Lauren Downs elevation to vice president of UD Trucks, the company has also announced a significant new appointment, with Mark Fryer being an announced as Volvo Bus Australia’s new technical and bodybuild support manager.

The role will see Mark Fryer providing instrumental bodybuild technical, quality, and project support to the company’s engineering and aftersales team.

 Mark joined Volvo Bus Australia last week and comes with a wealth of industry experience and knowledge, having worked for bodybuilder Volgren for the past 15 years, He has developed exceptional skills within the bus industry, where he has built and maintained exceptional relationships with key stakeholders and played a significant role in servicing customers.

His most recent role as production supervisor with Volgren saw him overseeing the management of production at their Melbourne facility.

“We are pleased to welcome Mark to the Volvo Bus Australia team,” said outgoing general manager of Volvo Bus Australia, Lauren Downs.

“He has clearly demonstrated results throughout his time in the industry and we are thrilled to have him showcase his talents as part of our team,” said Downes.

“His attitude strongly aligns with the values of Volvo Bus Australia in being committed to ensuring the highest quality, customer satisfaction and demonstrating a strong dedication to servicing the industry.,” she added.

Mark will working alongside Dean Moule, engineering and electromobility product manager at Volvo Bus Australia.