DE LUSIGNAN PROMOTED TO GENERAL MANAGER AT SUZUKI
July 3 2008.

Paul de Lusignan had been promoted to the position of general manager within the Suzuki GB motorcycle and ATV division.

Motorcycle Division managing director Yasuharu Osawa takes on the sales and marketing director role, alongside his current duties. Announcing the changes, Osawa commented, "With Paul already heading-up our sales operation it was a natural progression for him to move to the role of general manager. I will now personally oversee all sales and marketing elements of the business in a bid to strengthen our already healthy market position."

Ian Austin, has also been promoted and he now takes on the role of on-road product coordinator, following a three-year term as technical coordinator for motorcycle and ATV.