Fix Auto World welcomes Stuart Faid

David Lingham, head of business for Fix Auto World has announced the appointment of Stuart Faid to the role of regional head of business, Asia-Pacific Region, effective 1 May 2018.

Stuart brings to Fix Auto World more than 25 years’ experience across the automotive industry. Having started his career as a management graduate at Volkswagen Group, where he served for seven years, he went on to hold management and leadership positions in various OEM and automotive supplier organisations.

Stuart spent most of the last decade living and working in the Middle East and Asia and he has developed a strong understanding of these markets, as well as the know-how to grow and sustain high-performing businesses.

In his new role, Stuart will be responsible for overseeing and leading business performance, operations, network development and growth strategy for collision repair brand Fix Auto and auto glass brand NOVUS Glass in China, Australia and New Zealand, as well as in any future markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

Commenting on his recent move to the organization, Stuart said, ‘From the moment I met Fix Auto World’s leadership and felt their passion for creating a truly global brand that delivers real value to its stakeholders, I knew I wanted to be part of that journey. The business has already gathered significant momentum in the Asia-Pacific region, and I am keen to add value where I can and help my team continue to do great work for our customers and networks.’

Combined, Fix Auto and NOVUS Glass currently form a network of over 300 franchise locations in the Asia-Pacific region.