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The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation

GS Yuasa Battery Sales UK Ltd. welcomes Wayne Stevens as new Managing Director

Date: Tuesday 02 April 2024

Wayne brings with him a wealth of business and leadership experience across different market sectors. With a strong focus on the automotive aftermarket, Wayne's background positions him as an ideal leader to drive GS Yuasa Battery Sales UK Ltd. forward in its continued pursuit for growth and innovation.

Wayne joins the company at a pivotal moment, after the relocation of GS Yuasa’s European headquarters to a state-of-the-art facility in Ignition Park, Swindon last year. This move underscores the company's commitment to excellence and its dedication to providing unparalleled products and services to customers in the UK and European markets.

Commenting on his new appointment, Wayne said: I am excited to be joining GS Yuasa at this pivotal moment in their journey, marked by significant investments in a cutting-edge UK facility located in Swindon. Assuming the leadership of a passionate and customer-focused team is a privilege, as the company's vision resonates deeply with my own values. I have long admired GS Yuasa's commitment to their people and customer-centric approach, which has undoubtedly contributed to their remarkable success.

I eagerly anticipate collaborating with our valued partners across all sectors of the GS Yuasa customer base and leveraging my expertise to shape the future of GS Yuasa alongside the team. In a rapidly evolving landscape of automotive innovation and AI advancements, the demand for battery supply and cutting-edge technology is unprecedented. GS Yuasa is poised to lead the industry and seize the opportunities that lie ahead.

I extend my gratitude to my colleagues, customers, and suppliers for their warm welcome.”

Commenting on Wayne’s appointment, Andrew Taylor, Managing Director and CEO of Yuasa Battery Europe Ltd said: “We welcome Wayne to GS Yuasa and look forward to working with him as we continue to realise our growth targets across automotive, motorcycle and industrial battery sectors. Wayne’s extensive leadership and market experience will play a key role in the future success of GS Yuasa Battery Sales UK Ltd.”

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