CD Auction Group has appointed Paul Barnes as its Buyer Development Manager.
He will work across both CD Auction, which re-markets ex-fleet vehicles from corporates, leasing companies and rental companies and CD Salvage Auction, which re-markets total loss salvage, accident damage-repairable, and vehicles with mechanical failure.
Barnes will be responsible for increasing the buyer base; developing the business’s customer concentric ethos; keeping registered buyers abreast with new developments, developing the buyer base and ensuring application, registration and approval process for new buyers is as smooth as possible.
Barnes is an experienced manager with a sustained record of achievement in sales, general management, and strategy formulation.
He began as a mechanical apprentice before climbing the career ladder with roles within the MoD, CD Bramalls and Pilling Motor Group. He’s also had senior manager roles at Tesco Cars and Copart where he was general manager.