Stefan Thyssen has been appointed the new Managing Director of MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd.
Thyssen will take up his new position on 1 July 2021, having previously served as Head of MAN Truck & Bus Scandinavia.
He takes over from Thomas Hemmerich who has been appointed Managing Director for the National Sales Company, Korea, which also includes responsibility for the Asia-Pacific.
Thyssen joined MAN Truck & Bus in Munich, Germany in 2007, and having held a variety of director level roles in Germany, and Scandinavia returns to the UK where he previously acted as the financial director.
Goran Nyberg, Executive Board Member for Sales & Marketing MAN Truck & Bus SE, said, “We are delighted to have appointed Stefan to lead the team in the UK, a market area which is already, due to his previous role as UK Financial Director, familiar to him.”
Thyssen said, “I’m very much looking forward to once again meeting with customers, the dealer network and the team. Given the importance of the UK market, I want to continue the focus of strengthening our established footprint and ensure that our customers receive an industry leading level of support through our mature, highly focused and strategically located dealer network.”