GardX International appoints Neil Hodson as a Non-Executive Director.

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Neil Hodson will join GardX International, the Industry Leading Specialists in providing Paint Protection, Aftermarket Products, Insurance Solutions and Digital Marketing into the Automotive Sector from September 2021.

Hodson has joined GardX International with over 30 years of automotive experience within  Experian, Manheim, HPI and most recently as CEO of Aston Barclay where he led the business acquisition and transformed it into a dynamic digital remarketing business.

This appointment comes at a time when GardX continues to re-engineer it’s customer proposition to reflect the global changes challenges within automotive retailing and assist the Auto Sector to  communicate and transact with consumers digitally following the COVID-Covid-19 pandemic.

Managing Director, Victor Coutin said: “Neil has a great track record in delivery in the automotive sector and we wanted to bring his energy and expertise into GardX to help us keep our product and services adding exceptional value to OEMs, dealers and the insurance industry”.

“New and used car retailing has seen significant changes during the past 18 months and we want to keep GardX focussed on providing customers with the most dynamic and relevant products and services across the 30 countries where we are represented.”

Neil Hodson said: “I have known the senior exec team and worked alongside GardX since their launch in 2003 and have admired how they have gone about their business – providing dynamic products supported by world class customer service. I am excited to become part of the team and look forward to putting my vast experience, particularly in the digital arena to good use.”

To find out more information on the new appointment or any of GardX International’s suite of Automotive solutions, please contact the team today via hello@gardx.co.uk