Fiat Chrysler Automobiles UK (FCA UK) has appointed Robert English to the role of national corporate and leasing manager.

In this role, he has been tasked with growing sales and improving the user experience, as well as managing the relationships with the wider corporate market to ensure the FCA group’s model proposition is correctly positioned within each of the competitive sectors.

English will report to Francis Bleasedale, fleet and business sales director at FCA UK.

FCA UK has also appointed Mike Miles to the role of contract hire and leasing manager for the South.

His core responsibilities will be to manage and develop business and relationships with major leasing providers, ensuring FCA products are represented and positioned accurately. He was previously new business fleet development manager for Vauxhall.

"I welcome Robert and Mike to these new roles within the Fleet Department," said Bleasdale. "They have wide experience gained working previously with well-known car manufacturers, and their knowledge and experience of the fleet market will help FCA UK to continue moving forward in this area now, and into 2017."