Chris Clark has been appointed as a director at the John Clark Motor Group, the top four Scottish motor group established by his father, John Clark, in 1977.
Chris, age 34, joined the family business in 2007 after ten years working with BMW UK in a number of management roles in sales, marketing and customer service. During his time he built a strong relationship with BMW in the UK and in Germany.
Commenting on Chris’s appointment as a director, John Clark, chairman and managing director said:
“I am delighted that Chris has decided to take up a career in the family business. I have no doubt that the experience he has gained during ten years with BMW UK and the past three years working in various business development roles within the group, will be a great asset to the future development of the John Clark Motor Group.”
Like his father, Chris Clark is an accomplished sportsman and particular passion for motor racing. He is married to Clare, who works for Rolls Royce Motor Cars.
The John Clark Motor Group is Scotland’s fourth largest motor group with an annual turnover of £260 million and 640 employees.
Based in Aberdeen, the group operates BMW, Mini and Audi dealerships in Aberdeen and Dundee, Volkswagen in Aberdeen and Fife, Skoda in Aberdeen and Dundee, Seat in Aberdeen and Land Rover in Edinburgh. The group also holds the Volkswagen LCV franchise for the East of Scotland and owns Clark Commercials in Aberdeen.