Automotive data expert cap hpi has promoted John Dennis to the role of UK sales director.
Dennis initially joined the business in 2003 as a key account manager and most recently was head of finance.
In a former post as national sector manager, he led the finance sales function and played a key role in supporting the company’s continued growth.
In his new role, he will lead the continued expansion of the company in the UK and will report directly to Chris Wright, managing director.
Wright said: “John has played a crucial role in the ongoing success of cap hpi for almost 15 years.
“In his new role, he brings a wealth of expertise to developing the business nationally during an unprecedented period of change in the automotive sector. His promotion is a prime example of how we are continually investing in our people and technology to ensure we deliver valuable insight and new tools to the industry.”
Dennis will oversee an expansion of the sales team at cap hpi as the data and technology business expands into new markets.
He said: “I’m relishing the challenge this new position brings and also the prospect of building on the outstanding performance of the sales division over the past few years."
cap hpi provides decision support data and software solutions spanning vehicle valuation, validation, collision, mechanical repair, and total cost of ownership.
It operates as part of Solera, a global provider of risk and asset management software and services to the automotive and property marketplace. Solera is active in over 85 countries across six continents.