The firm that auctions trade cars exclusively for franchised dealers has appointed Gareth Walker as business development manager for the UK.
Dealer-Auction.com was established three years ago has seen a massive uptake from the large number of franchised dealers who recognise the profit opportunity and cost savings to be made by offering their trade cars online.
Walker joins Dealer-Auction with a wealth of knowledge gained within the motor industry most recently with Close Motor Finance who he leaves after nine years.
‘I am excited about joining a forward thinking company and working with the highly professional team that is dealer-auction,’ said Walker.
Gavin Smith director of Dealer-Auction.com said: ‘Gareth’s industry knowledge and professionalism will make him a valuable addition to our experienced team. His appointment fits in line with our ambitious plans for growth as we move in to 2012.’