Matt Girgis has been appointed managing director of Volvo Car of Canada Ltd.
He will be taking on the position with the automaker on June 1st of this year.
Matt joined the Volvo Car Corporation in 2008 and most recently served as controller car operations and deputy head of finance Volvo Car, Americas Region. Previously, Matt spent three years with Volvo Car Canada as the controller and head of finance before moving to Volvo Cars Americas Region based in Rockleigh, NJ, USA in 2016. Prior to joining Volvo, Matt held several positions at BMW Canada in Network and Finance.
“The Volvo brand has seen strong growth in Canada thanks to award-winning product range and a strong performance by the Canadian retailers” said Matt Girgis. “I’m excited to return home to Canada and will focus on continuing the momentum while making our retailer network stronger and more profitable.”
Alexander Lvovich, who has been managing director since March 2016, will complete his assignment and return to Rockleigh, NJ. Under Alexander’s leadership Volvo Car Canada has doubled sales in the past three years. “I would like to thank Alexander for his leadership in Canada,” said Anders Gustafsson, president and CEO, Volvo Car USA. “I would also like to congratulate Matt on his new role.”