Iveco has announced two key executive appointments in network development and sales that it says are  ‘designed to strengthen both dealer network and the levels of customer satisfaction offered’.

The company has announced it has appointed Ella Letiagina to the role of head of network development, while Glen Dyer will take the reins heading truck and van sales through the expansive Iveco network.

Ella Letiagina brings a wealth of automotive and management experience, both locally and abroad to her new role at Iveco, having held senior leadership positions with both Mitsubishi and the Volkswagen Group. She will have responsibility for network performance and together with Iveco’s field-based teams, and the company says she will oversee the development of new initiatives to strengthen the Iveco network and will ensure customer satisfaction is the major focus.

Glen Dyer joins Iveco from Mercedes-Benz where he held a variety of senior management roles in their Commercial Vehicle sales and financial services divisions, developing total truck solutions and most recently as head of dealer sales for Mercedes-Benz Vans. With extensive dealer sales and fleet operations experience across both trucks and vans. He will be focused on supporting the growth of the Iveco brand and the network’s sales.

Iveco Australia and New Zealand managing director, Michael May, said,  the company is transforming itself in the region, and strong partnerships with both the dealer network and its customers are a critical component of that transformation.

“Iveco continues to the hit mark and build momentum with operators who look further to access European performance, comfort and safety at a competitive price-point in the market,” said Michael May.

“We’re excited to welcome to the Iveco team two experienced and well credentialed leaders in Ella and Glen, and I’m confident both will make a valuable contribution to the growth ambitions of our Iveco business,” May added

“Ella and Glen join Iveco at an exciting time with its revitalised Medium Duty Eurocargo and Heavy Duty X-Way line-up as well as the recent introduction of the new Light Duty Daily range. Further key product actions are planned for 2021,” he added.