Nick Page appointed new MD of Volvo Bus in UK & Ireland

Volvo Bus have announced the appointment of Nick Page as Managing Director of Volvo Bus in the UK & Ireland, succeeding Steve Dewhurst, who retires at the end of February.

Nick Page (53) has been with the Volvo Group for 17 years, having joined from HSBC in 1995. He held key roles in Volvo’s UK truck and finance businesses before joining Volvo Bus in 2001, where he currently holds the position of Coach Sales Director.

Commenting on the announcement, out-going MD Steve Dewhurst said, “As a key member of the Volvo Bus Executive Team, Nick has been actively involved in setting the strategy and vision for the company through to 2020 and this journey will now continue under his stewardship.” 

He added, “Already a well known figure in the business, he brings to his new role a vast amount of industry experience and knowledge and is ideally placed to lead the next phase of development of the Volvo bus and coach brand in our marketplace.”

Nick Page commented “Volvo has a long history and tradition on these shores and I am honoured to be entrusted with the task of helping to write the next chapter of that story. We have a strong product range, an excellent team - both here at Warwick and right across the Volvo dealer network. We also have the full support of our colleagues in Sweden, with the UK & Ireland continuing to form an integral part of Volvo Bus Corporation’s future strategy and plans.”

ENDS

22 January 2013

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Nick Page has been appointed as the new MD of Volvo Bus in UK & Ireland