Chris Short named as new managing director of Erwin Hymer Group UK

Leading leisure vehicle producer, the Erwin Hymer Group, has named Chris Short as the new managing director of its operation in the United Kingdom. Chris has more than 30 years of experience in various industries including automotive and electronics, and knows the caravanning industry from the perspective of a customer – he and his wife and three children regularly enjoy caravanning holidays.

A statement from Erwin Hymer Group said: “We are pleased to have Chris Short at the helm of Erwin Hymer Group UK as a motivating leader who can drive our company forward in a successful and sustainable manner, thanks to his extensive skills and expertise, coupled with his personal drive and determination. Chris will drive forward these large-scale improvements to the manufacturing facility and business as a whole, delivering the benefits that its successful implementation will bring to our customers.”

Despite working with companies across Europe, Asia, and North America during his career, Chirs has always remained true to his roots in the Northeast of England, and will be based from Erwin Hymer Centre UK’s production facility there is Consett.