Axis appoints new Business Development Manager for the Midlands

Dave Taylor

Dave Taylor is to take responsibility for business development in the Midlands for Axis Fleet Management.

He’s one of five new Business Development Managers across the UK, and joins from Porsche. He brings with him more than 17 years of industry experience where he has also worked with Iveco and Mercedes-Benz. Along with his newly appointed colleagues, he will be responsible for managing client assets and promoting excellent service standards across the company’s UK-wide operations.

The other new recruits include Steve Finn (East Anglia); Eyan Clements (South Central England); Lee Eagle (South West England and South Wales) and Nathan Keegan (North East England).

The BDMs will report to Axis Fleet Management Sales Director Leigh Goodland, who said: “These appointments are an exciting development for Axis Fleet Management. The combined expertise and knowledge of our new BDMs will enable us to further establish the company as one of the leading contract hire organisations in the UK. This investment in quality people is a key part of our strategic focus to develop a highly motivated sales team to enhance our excellent customer service and the value-added solutions we deliver for clients.”

Founded by its Executive Chairman, Robert J Montague, Oxfordshire-headquartered Axis Fleet Management specialises in long-term contract hire and fleet management services, operating over 3000 assets including trucks, trailers, and rigids. These key management appointments follow the recent recruitment of Mr. Goodland as Sales Director and the company’s new Head of Key Accounts, Mark Burgess.