AL-KO Vehicle Technology Australia & New Zealand appoints Grant Douglas as new Managing Director

AL-KO Vehicle Technology Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Grant Douglas, who will lead our organisation in Australia and New Zealand.

Grant Douglas joined the team on 7th December as Managing Director, AL-KO based in Melbourne. He has spent his career to date in many roles and industries from Graduate Trainee in the mining industry, strategy consultant with BCG, General Manager and Director roles in the transport and manufacturing industries and Chair of the Board of Family Life (a “not for profit” organization helping individuals, families and communities in need).

“I am extremely pleased to welcome Grant Douglas to the business“ said Harald Hiller, President & CEO of the AL-KO Vehicle Technology Group. “Grant brings significant experience & leadership to our Australia & New Zealand operations and I am confident that this will lead to strong benefits for our customers.“

Grant succeeds Peter Mannfolk who is stepping down from the role as Managing Director of AL-KO Australia & New Zealand. “The AL-KO Vehicle Technology Group thanks Peter for his hard work and commitment. We wish Peter and his family all the best for the future“ said Mr Hiller.

In his new role as Managing Director, Grant Douglas will oversee all facets of the business across our multi-site operations in Australia and New Zealand.

“I am looking forward to leading AL-KO and meeting our customers“ said Grant  “AL-KO has built a strong business over the years and it will be great to take the business on the next stage of its journey to deliver exceptional outcomes for the business, its people and its customers.“