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Global BMW sales chief to retire

Lighting up: Pieter Nota will turn to a new form of consumer product – automobiles – after forging his career as an international sales and marketing executive with companies like Philips, Beiersdorf and Unilever.

BMW looks outside car industry for new sales boss as Robertson set to step down

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- BMW has announced that its global sales chief Ian Robertson will step down at the end of this year, handing over to Pieter Nota who joins the German prestige car manufacturer from Dutch electronics and lighting giant Philips.

- Considered one of the most powerful Brits in the automotive industry worldwide, Mr Robertson will continue to serve as a “special representative” of the BMW Group in the UK for the first half of next year while Mr Nota will join the company on January 1, taking over responsibility for sales, aftersales and the BMW brand.

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