After an interim period of acting as Group General Manager for ATL Automotive, Patrick Wilson has been confirmed in the position with immediate effect.
Wilson initially joined the team as group finance director and arrived with outstanding automotive credentials having previously worked for Mercedes Benz in retail and divisional finance capacities. He also served in the capacity of Chief Financial Officer for Land Rover and Ford in his home country of South Africa.
Deputy Chairman and CEO of the ATL Group of Companies, Adam Stewart, said: “In his new role, Patrick will have direct oversight of all aspects of our automotive group and the responsibility of ensuring that ATL Automotive and our brands continue to be represented at the highest possible levels. An accountant by trade, Patrick has managed to successfully embrace the passion and emotion of the ATL Automotive Group, our people and industry with a solid numbers-centric business mind and a fair, no-nonsense approach to people management.”