A new Head of Product Management, Design and Innovation, Maxime Lienard, has been appointed by Autodata as part of a recent recruitment drive by the Maidenhead firm.
Recruited to lead a key area of the business, Maxime will be responsible for driving future product advances and enhancing existing services.
Previously, Maxime had been Business & Marketing Manager for ACTIA, an automotive diagnostics specialist, after serving three years as Product Manager between 2005 and 2008.
As well as a MBA and an Automotive Engineering degree to his name, Maxime brings a wealth of automotive experience with him, which Autodata is already benefitting from now that he has commenced his new role.
Rod Williams, Chief Executive of Autodata, said: “With the requisite business skills and experience of the automotive world, Maxime is a great addition to our team. His technical skills and innovative approach are going to help us to roll out exciting new products in the months and years ahead.”
Away from work, Maxime is a keen basketball player as well as a fan of motorsports. He enjoys snowboarding, climbing and hiking too.
Autodata is one of the world’s leading suppliers and publishers of technical information to the automotive aftermarket.
Autodata provides information systems which cover technical information for cars, light commercials and trucks. Covering over 17,000 models, researched from 80 vehicle manufacturers, these systems ensure professional workshops have access to the most accurate, relevant and up-to-date manufacturers’ information needed for full service, repair and diagnostic work in the shortest possible time.