Toyota has announced Agustin Martin will take the role of president and managing director of Toyota (GB) from October 1, 2020.
Replacing Paul Van der Burgh who is retiring from the company, Martin is currently CEO of the London-based Toyota Connected Europe (TCEU) and vice president connected technologies at Toyota Motor Europe.
In his current role, he has been focusing on developing digital technologies that will enable Toyota future mobility business.
Martin built a career within Toyota European operations starting in 1995, including president and CEO of Toyota Spain from 2015, Toyota Motor Europe (TME) marketing director from 2012 and previously TME product planning general manager.
He holds a degree in business studies, specialising in marketing from the University of Valencia (1987-1992).
Dr Johan van Zyl, president and CEO of Toyota Motor Europe, said: “I am sure Agustin is a very worthy successor (of Paul) and will use his experience,