Hi Flyers Strengthen IVECO’s team even further


Iveco Trucks New Zealand, in its continued growth to seek and attract quality people to its new look business has announced the appointment of two talented new staff members.

Robert Woods has joined IVECO New Zealand as Truck Sales Manager coming from a position of strength off shore. IVECO’s General Manager Ian Walker states, “I know Rob very well from my time managing South Africa. Rob was an excellent DP in charge of one of SA’s biggest dealer group’s sites in Johannesburg. We also jointly promoted used truck business in Southern Africa in the areas of Zambia and Zimbabwe. Rob has all of the skills available to ensure our growth continues in New Zealand while at the same time challenging our processes to ensure we deliver fantastic service.” Robert moved to Auckland with his partner Claire and son Tristan.

In a second move to attract quality talent IVECO, on the current distribution uncertainty of some brands were quick to secure the services of Richard Field as Daily Van and Bus Sales Consultant for the South Island.

Walker adds ‘” Again I know Richard well from my previous days and his knowledge and understanding of the South Island market is so valuable to our growth in LCV in this area. Added to this, Richard’s expertise in the mini bus market just at the same time we are launching our new award-winning Mini Coach is the icing on the cake.”

Richard is based out of the fantastic new truck and van workshop facility of New Zealand Trucks in Christchurch.

IVECO continues to seek quality talent and is expected to further expand as the new year clicks over… “watch this space” says Ian.

Iveco New Zealand supplies commercial vehicles spanning the light, medium and heavy duty truck segments and, under the Iveco Bus brand, buses and coaches. The commercial vehicle range includes on and off-road models beginning with car licence vans, through to prime movers rated at up to 140 tonnes GCM. The Acco and Powerstar vehicles, developed and produced specifically for the Australian and New Zealand markets, complement Iveco’s worldwide best sellers such as the Daily, Eurocargo, Trakker and Stralis. Iveco vehicles are ably supported by a dedicated network of 21 dealerships and service outlets strategically located nationwide, offering aftersales services that include extended warranties, roadside assistance and programmed maintenance contracts.

Iveco is a brand of CNH Industrial N.V., a World leader in Capital Goods listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CNHI) and on the Mercato Telematico Azionario of the Borsa Italiana (MI: CNHI). Iveco designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles, offroad trucks, and vehicles for applications such as off-road missions.

Iveco employs close to 21,000 individuals globally. It manages production sites in seven countries throughout Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania and Latin America where it produces vehicles featuring the latest advanced technologies. 4,200 sales and service outlets in over 160 countries guarantee technical support wherever an Iveco vehicle is at work.

For further information about Iveco: www.iveco.com
For further information about Iveco New Zealand: www.iveco.co.nz
For further information about CNH Industrial: www.cnhindustrial.com

Media Enquiries:
Kristi Walker
Iveco Vans, Trucks and Buses
T: +64 9 277 2070
M: +64 204 227 722
Email: Kristi.walker@iveco.co.nz

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