Longstanding coach and bus aftermarket specialist Neil Smith has been appointed Managing Director of Carlyle Bus & Coach, replacing Mike Fortt, who steps down to become Sales Director. .
At the same time, David Glennon has been appointed Glass Manager, where he will be responsible for the sales and purchase of glass in what Carlyle describes as â€œa very important division.â€
Says John Turton, Carlyle Chairman: â€œI am absolutely delighted with these appointments.
â€œNeil and Mike have always worked closely together and they have many years of experience in the industry, having both played a major part in the success of Carlyle.
â€œDavid has knowledge of the demands of procurement, sales and glass fitting, and strengthens our team enormously.
â€œWe now have the strongest senior management team that we’ve ever had.â€