A number of organisational changes which are said to allow the company to further streamline operations and better respond to customer needs means a number of personnel changes at Iveco HQ in Dandenong have been announced.
These changes take effect immediately across sales, aftersales, product development and marketing, and are part of an initiative for Iveco to reposition itself in the lead-up to expected new model releases in the next 12 months.
Glen Dyer, current Head of Sales, Truck and Van, now also has responsibility for the Bus and Special Vehicles portfolio. Glen joined Iveco earlier this year after moving across from Daimler Trucks.
Margot Baker, who previously held the role of Legal Counsel at Iveco, now takes up the newly created position of Head of Customer Services. Margot began with Iveco in 2016.
Ella Letiagina, the current Iveco Head of Network Development has seen her role expanded to include Product and Marketing. Ella joined Iveco in January after automotive and management experience in roles, both in Australia and internationally.
Marco Quaranta has assumed the position of Strategic Relations and Industry Relations Manager with a focus on propulsion, while Iveco Product Manager, Emiliano Foieri has been promoted to Product Management Lead.
“This is a unique time in Iveco’s history with many new opportunities on the horizon for our brand,” Mr May said Michael May, Iveco ANZ Managing Director. “Iveco is transitioning to offer an enhanced range of products and support solutions for our customers. These structural revisions will allow us to more efficiently meet our objectives and to reach the high expectations we’ve set for ourselves as a company.
“The changes also empower our team to react more nimbly to market conditions, and builds a new way forward for Iveco by providing further means to differentiate ourselves.”
The personnel changes at Iveco HQ in Dandenong also included the news that Iveco team members, Steve Heanes and Damon Paull, have moved on to pursue other career opportunities.
“Mr Heanes worked with Iveco for almost 30 years and contributed strongly to the company in the senior fleet sales roles he held, while Mr Paull also had a significant impact in the role of Marketing Manager during his tenure,” said Michael. “I thank Steve and Damon for their service and wish them every success in their future endeavours.”