Mercedes-Benz Oman has announced the appointment of Gary Brown, as its new General Manager for Commercial Vehicles. Gary brings with him over 30 years of experience in Commercial Vehicles, including the last 15 years with Mercedes-Benz in the United Kingdom. As General Manager, he will oversee all aspects of the business’ operations in Muscat, Sohar, Haima, and Salalah, ensuring Mercedes-Benz Oman maintains its position as the market leader for Commercial Vehicles in the Sultanate.
“We are delighted to welcome Gary to Mercedes-Benz Oman and look forward to the decades of experience and insight he will bring to the team,” said Lawrence Good, CEO at Mercedes-Benz Oman. “Gary’s enthusiasm and dedication to build ties with clients as well as his desire to motivate and train team members will not only drive results within Commercial Vehicles business but will also create a better experience for our customers.”
Gary began his career with Renault Trucks as a commercial apprentice. He worked his way up the corporate ladder and after 12 years became Renault Trucks UK Sales Manager. When Volvo purchased Renault Trucks in 2001, Gary was transferred to Volvo and became the Truck Sales Manager for Volvo Truck and Bus South, Volvo’s largest Truck Dealer. From there, Gary joined Mercedes-Benz and has been with the brand for 15 years.
After spending 5 years overseeing the entire UK Dealer Sales operations as Mercedes-Benz’s UK Truck Sales Manager in Milton Keynes, Gary dedicated the last 10 years of his career working as the Managing Director for two large Mercedes-Benz dealer groups, managing the businesses across all areas including overseeing service, sales and parts. Through his commitment to building relationships with customers and ensuring that they get nothing short of superior service, Gary was able to increase the brand’s customer base across both sales and aftersales. His dedication to retaining staff and focusing on their development and training has not only facilitated comradery amongst the staff he has worked with, but was instrumental in ensuring that everyone remained aligned with the company’s mission and worked towards implementing the highest of standards.
Gary who has never worked in any other industry, always Commercial Vehicles and comes to the Sultanate with his wife and three children. Commenting on his appointment, he said, “I’m delighted to be joining the Mercedes-Benz team in Oman and can’t wait to start meeting our customers. I look forward to working with my new team and together drive results and exceed the expectations of our Commercial Vehicles customers.”
Mercedes-Benz Oman Commercial Vehicles offers its Customers an unrivalled range of tailor-made and reliable transport solutions, local service and parts supply throughout the wide Mercedes-Benz network, as well as expert technical and driver support.
To find out more about Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicles Oman please call +968 24659249.