Vice-President of AVTOVAZ sales and marketing left the company

Moscow. December 28. Vice-President of AVTOVAZ sales and marketing Denis Petrunin is leaving the company, said in its report.

The President of AVTOVAZ Bo Andersson said that Petrunin started the implementation of the “strategy of occurrence of product and process training the dealer network to the Ladas of new generation – Vesta and Xray”.

The acting Vice-President of AVTOVAZ sales and marketing, appointed Director of sales of cars Vitaly Osipov.

Petrunin took the post of Vice President of sales and marketing October 1, succeeding Martin Soest. Previously Petrunin held the position of managing Director of the Russian subsidiary of the Korean automaker Hyundai – OOO “Hyundai Motor CIS”, where she worked for 6 years.

According to the Association of European businesses, sales of AVTOVAZ in Russia in November fell by 29% to 21,58 thousand pieces. In the first 11 months of sales of Lada in the country decreased by 30% compared to the same period in 2014, before 245,634 thousand