Jeff Lester has been appointed senior vice president of U.S. Dealer Sales for Volvo Trucks North America, effective April 1.
Lester will lead the U.S. sales organization, working with the five regional vice presidents, their district managers and the Volvo Trucks dealerships.
A senior sales professional with 35 years of experience in the trucking industry, he joined the Volvo Trucks North America in 1999, most recently serving as the regional vice president of the Southeast sales region.
He has also held regional fleet manager, district sales manager, district service manager and regional powertrain manager positions in the Southeast region. In his new role, Jeff will be part of the management team reporting to Peter Voorhoeve, president Volvo Trucks North America.