May 29 2012.

Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in electric motorcycle manufacturing, today announced the appointment of Dan Lynch as Country Manager for the UK and Ireland. Dan joins the sales team of Zero Motorcycles, the American based electric motorcycle manufacturer, to develop a dealer network in the UK & Ireland. He will work closely with the dealers, working alongside Martin Driehaus, Marketing Director at Zero Motorcycles Europe. Dan will also be involved with marketing activities and joins along with newly appointed country managers for France and Germany.

"We are delighted to expand our presence in the UK & Ireland, Dan's extensive experience within the motorcycle industry, together with his broad knowledge of dealer requirements, will be hugely beneficial to the team. With the appointment of three new country managers, Zero Motorcycles will continue to grow and reach even more motorcycle riders enabling them to experience our unique electric motorcycles," said Edwin Belonje, Managing Director, Zero Motorcycles Europe.

Dan has been in the motorcycle industry from an early age, starting in his father's dealership in West London, he moved to a larger dealer in the UK before being appointed by Triumph Motorcycles in Hinckley, in the UK division. He then moved to Suzuki, where he has been Area Sales Manager for the last four years.

"I am very excited to be joining the team at Zero Motorcycles," said Dan Lynch, "I am confident that my experience over the years at some of the biggest motorcycle manufacturers will help me make a valuable contribution to Zero Motorcycles success in the UK."

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