New MD for Porsche Cars Great Britain
Porsche Canada’s Alexander Pollich to replace Chris Craft
A change in management at
Porsche Cars Great Britain has seen Alexander Pollich replace outgoing managing director Chris Craft. Pollich arrives from Porsche Canada, where 70 consecutive months of growth were delivered in his four-and-a-half years in the post.
Previous to Porsche Canada, 50-year-old Pollich spent 12 years at Porsche AG in Germany. Pollich replaces Chris Craft, the popular former MD leaving Porsche to join the board of Bentley. Both men will assume their new roles on 1 January 2018. “I feel quite privileged and honoured to join the Porsche brand in Great Britain as the new Managing Director,” Pollich said.
Pollich’s appointment is expected to signal closer integration between Porsche GB and Porsche AG.