Merlo UK are pleased to announce two new appointments to the UK team. Gavin
Smith joins as their new Regional Sales Manager for Scotland, North East
England and Northern Ireland whilst James Knight steps into the role of
Gavin Smith joins Merlo following a nearly two decades working in the
agricultural machinery retail sector in Scotland. Based near Glasgow, Gavin is
well placed to support their dealer network across his territory which
extends to Scotland, North East England and Northern Ireland.
It’s great to be joining Merlo at such an exciting point in the company’s growth
and development across the UK” comments Gavin. I have sold the Merlo brand
at dealer level for many years and as such I know the product is excellent. The
innovative features and outstanding performance that the Merlo range can offer
will appeal greatly to customers far & wide”.
James Knight is a recent Masters Graduate of Multimedia Journalism at The
University of the West of England with a strong background in social media
content creation and copy writing.
“I have been absolutely blown away by how welcoming, transparent and open to
new ideas Merlo UK have been” states James. “I am excited to be part of the
Merlo family, and look forward to working with the team on marketing projects
“The appointment of these two industry professionals is a further sign of the
Merlo commitment to the UK market” says Shaun Groom, General Manager.
“At Merlo we have a clear focus on delivering the very best in innovative
product, aftersales support and customer experience. As a family owned
business we are not only investing in people, but UK based facilities too. These
considerable investments are being made to ensure we can support our
dealer network and customers across the UK to the highest level”.