Two new senior staff members at a leading Suffolk motoring group, with 24 years’ experience at the company between them, are set to strengthen its regional profile.
Robert Rolfe, formerly a brand manager at Bury St Edmunds Volkswagen, has been appointed Volkswagen brand director for leading retailer in Norfolk and Suffolk the Marriott Motor Group Ltd.
With 15 year’s experience at the group, he will be responsible for its dealerships in Bury, Stowmarket, Ipswich and King’s Lynn.
In his five years at the Bury dealership Mr Rolfe helped it to become one of the region’s top-performing Volkswagen retailers, ranked 15 out of 207.
Meanwhile Bury’s Volkswagen Van Centre has taken on its first dedicated sales manager, Shaun Barlow, who has worked for the Marriott Group for nine years.
Mr Barlow, 36, will also be the sales manager of the Wolsey Van Centre, in Ipswich.