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Citroen appoints Charles Peugeot as Sales Director

Citroen appoints Charles Peugeot as Sales Director

Citroen UK has appointed Charles Peugeot as Sales Director, with effect from 1 August.

Charles Peugeot leaves his role of Head of Commercial Vehicles & Business Sector, where he established a network of over 90 Business centres and increased Citroen’s LCV sales volume by more than 24 per cent.

Linda Jackson, Citroen UK Managing Director, says: “Charles is the perfect appointment for this pivotal position within Citroen UK because of his operational experience and existing relationships within the Citroen dealer network."

“I look forward to working with Charles to increase our sales and network profitability in the UK."

Commenting on his new appointment, Peugeot said: “I am delighted to become the new Sales Director of Citroen UK and I am very excited by the opportunities that lie ahead."

“Citroen has changed dramatically in recent years, becoming ever more dynamic, stylish and innovative, and I look forward to contributing to future development of the brand in my new position."

Charles Peugeot will be based at Citroen UK’s headquarters in Slough and will take up his new post on 1 August 2010.