Chelmsford retailer appoints new head of business

A Chelmsford business has appointed one of the region’s most experienced automotive managers as its new head of business.

Inchcape Volkswagen Van Centre has appointed Chris Bunce to lead its commercial vehicle team, based on Westway.

The 41-year-old brings with him over 16 years’ experience and for the past three years has worked across the entire south of England for the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicle brand as the area fleet manager.

Chris began his career as a salesman in the mid-nineties and has held key managerial roles for a number of major manufacturers across the region.

Chris will be responsible for strengthening the Volkswagen brand by establishing new and maintaining existing relationships with businesses and van drivers across the entire south east.

The family man said: “I’m thrilled to be taking this role and look forward to continuing the high quality of customer service.

“The friendly, professional and dedicated work force will make it an enjoyable working environment.

“My focus is to expand the business and enhance our reputation in the local area. This is something that I’m looking forward to progressing, but the first task is spending time getting to know all of the staff and existing customers.”