New Finance Director joins the senior management team at Marshall Fleet Solutions.


Leading commercial vehicle company Marshall Fleet Solutions (MFS) has announced the appointment of Claire Webster as Finance Director at the Cambridge-based organisation, completing a new three strong senior management team that reports directly to the incoming Managing Director, Mark Howell.

As part of her remit, Claire’s role at MFS covers Finance, HR, IT, Fleet Management and Facilities responsibilities within the company.

Claire joins Marshall Fleet Solutions from her previous role at Bosch Home Appliance Division where she worked for the last three years as Finance Director for UK and Ireland. Prior to Bosch, she worked for a professional services company for seven years, again in a senior role as Finance Director.

“With my proven experience and background working within major national organisations, I felt joining Marshall Fleet Solutions would provide me with the opportunity to make a real difference within this successful business, energising the team’s overall performance and driving them forward in the right direction. My personal beliefs in empowerment and staff engagement will be fundamental to the success of my new role here at Marshall Fleet Solutions,” said Claire Webster, Finance Director, Marshall Fleet Solutions.

In her new position at MFS, Claire joins incoming Sales Director Michael Kane and Operations Director Stanley Backhouse as part of the newly created senior management team overseeing the future direction of the company.

Founded in 1972 and providing the premium sales, service and parts support for the UK distribution industry, Marshall Fleet Solutions is the U.K.’s largest independent refrigeration (including installation), tail lift and commercial vehicle fleet service and support organisation.

The Company is a long-established dealer of Thermo King equipment as well as being main dealers for most manufacturers of tail lifts sold in the UK. Employing over 200 engineers, together with a national call centre in operation 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, MFS offers unrivalled breakdown support, repair and routine maintenance for transport fleet operators across the UK.