In the latest news arena Siemens announced the appointment of Will Wilson as the new UK Managing Director (MD) for its Rolling Stock business, with effective from the 1st of May. The current MD Vernon Barker will be leaving the business at the end of April to pursue other interests.
Will, a former Army Officer, with over 25 years of senior management experience has been working for Siemens since 2013. Will has spent the last couple of years working in Spain as Head of International Sales, Mainline, leading a team responsible for all global mainline sales. Will’s prestige career has seen him as Managing Director for Alstom Transport Information Systems and Managing Director of GE Transportation.
Will’s office base will be Siemens’ London Euston headquarters of the Rolling Stock business, and according to Gordon Wakeford, Managing Director of Siemens Mobility Division in the UK “we are delighted Will is moving back to the UK and that we have a strong successor to take our business to the next level. His industry expertise and knowledge will be essential as we move forwards.”
The Mecx Group Board of Directors and Management team would like to wish Will every future success in his new role.