Vauxhall has appointed Matthew Bendall as its new Head of PR with immediate effect. Matthew joins the Vauxhall team following various roles within the Automotive Sector.
With more than fifteen years’ experience in the automotive industry, Matthew is well known to many in the UK media from his time at Kia UK and two stints at Groupe Renault UK where he was most recently Communications Director.
Speaking about his appointment, Matthew said: “I’m very pleased to be joining Stellantis to lead Vauxhall communications as we launch our new design language and continue our electrification offensive across cars and vans – there are lots of great things to come and I look forward to bringing those stories to our friends and colleagues in the media in the months and years to come.”
Commenting on his arrival, Jeremy Townsend said: “I’m delighted to have Matthew as part of the Stellantis UK communications team and I’ve no doubt that his experience and passion for the industry will be a great asset for Vauxhall and the wider group.”