New Volvo Australia boss in September
Volvo Group Australia will have a new boss from September 1, with current president Peter Voorhoeve moving overseas to take on the role of president Volvo Trucks North America.
His replacement will be Martin Merrick, right, currently working at senior vice president of retail development with Volvo Trucks in Sweden.
Volvo Trucks International senior vice president Heléne Mellquist says Merrick has driven a number of customerfocused initiatives for, having worked his way up from a receptionist role at a Scottish bus and truck dealership.
“His appointment to lead Volvo Group Australia will build on the market-leading results already achieved in Australia and New Zealand. We look forward to Martin bringing his in-depth industry knowledge and rich customer insight to further grow these crucial markets,” she says.