july 20, 2017 - BMW

Board of Management changes at BMW AG. Ian Robertson to retire in 2018. Pieter Nota to assume responsibility for Sales and Brand BMW.

Munich. On 1 January 2018 #pieternota will join the Board of #management of BMW AG and head the division responsible for sales and brand BMW as well as aftersales for the BMW Group. Following the hand-over to #pieternota, Dr #ianrobertson (HonDSc), current Board of #management member for BMW sales, will continue to serve the company as a Special Representative of the BMW Group in the UK, before retiring on 30 June 2018.

“For almost a decade on the Board of #management of BMW AG, #ianrobertson has shaped the image and future direction of the BMW brand and the BMW i and BMW M sub-brands”, commented Dr. Norbert Reithofer, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of BMW AG. “Even through challenging economic times, he enabled the continuous growth of the company by achieving one sales record after the other. I would like to thank him for his accomplishments and am pleased that he will remain with the company as a BMW Group Ambassador for the UK, one of our most important markets and production locations.” 

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