London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) has announced the appointment of Richard Hudson as its new Commercial Director. Hudson joins LEVC with more than 17 years of experience with the BMW Group. Here he was the sales and marketing director for eight years and a member of the BMW UK board.
More recently, Hudson worked for Inchcape UK. Here he was responsible for all retail, corporate and used sales and after-sales within the BMW/MINI franchises across the UK. It’s good to see another electric vehicle (EV) company continuing to do well in this expanding and rapidly developing industry.
Richard Hudson, new LEVC commercial director, said: “With the continued drive towards sustainable vehicles across the world, I am delighted and proud to be joining the LEVC team. I look forward to working with our worldwide dealer partners and customers to deliver the TX taxi and VN5 van.”
Joerg Hofmann, LEVC CEO, said: “I am personally pleased that Richard, another proven industry expert, is joining my team of e-vehicle enthusiasts. Richard joins LEVC at an exciting time as we expand into a new era for the business with the recent launch of our new electric van, VN5.
“Our clear strategic focus is to grow our brand both in the UK and in new markets, offering green mobility solutions that accelerate cleaner cities around the world. Richard brings a wealth of automotive experience and energy to our business and will play a vital role in helping us deliver our ambitious growth plans.”