FREE2MOVE LEASE, the wholly-owned subsidiary of PSA Group, has appointed Mark Pickles to the new role of UK Commercial Director.
Currently the Marketing Director for Peugeot UK, Pickles is a veteran of the PSA Group, having undertaken a number of senior roles since joining in 2000.
His experience includes spells as Parts and Service Director and Head of Retail Sales, and he was formerly responsible for Used Vehicle operations.
As Peugeot marketing chief Pickles oversaw a complete overhaul of the brand, in preparation for the successful launch of a range of SUV products during the past two years.
Reporting to Managing Director Duncan Chumley, he joins Free2Move Lease at a pivotal moment. Having launched in January 2017, combining the former Citroen Contract Motoring and Peugeot Contract Hire businesses, Free2Move Lease is currently the seventh largest leasing company in the UK.