Richard Gordon, formerly commercial director at LEVC (London EV Company), has joined specialist automotive executive search firm, Ennis & Co, as an associate.
Gordon brings an exceptional breadth of knowledge of the automotive retail and manufacturer sectors, having also worked for Jardine Motors Group, Bentley Motors, Ferrari and Toyota, in senior automotive sales and marketing roles. Richard’s industry network, built up over almost 40 years, makes him a perfect addition to the Ennis & Co team, where he will support the development of partner relationships and assist with candidate interviews.
“I am delighted to be able to continue a career in the automotive industry and to be able to follow my passion for the people side of business, having enjoyed assembling and leading teams for many years.” said Gordon.
He added: “Ennis & Co has a fantastic reputation in the automotive industry for delivering a personal service. The company stands out in the executive search crowd for finding the right balance between both the candidate and the client. I have known Lynda Ennis for more than seven years, where I have worked with her as a client, and look forward to this new challenge.”
“Changes in skills requirements are moving at the same fast pace as technological developments in the auto industry, something that Richard, as someone who has been so heavily immersed in an EV start-up company environment, can help our clients respond to. Richard’s appointment will further strengthen the swift, thorough service we provide to our clients across the industry.” Commented Lynda Ennis, co-founder of Ennis & Co.