The new President of the Spanish Association of Car and Truck Manufacturers (ANFAC), for the next two years, will be Wayne Griffiths, current President of Seat SA Griffiths replaces José Vicente de los Mozos, member of the global executive committee and President of Renault Spain . Griffiths takes over as ANFAC president at a time of sector transformation through sustainable mobility, electrification and digitalization.
“I am assuming the presidency of ANFAC – declared Griffiths – at a very important and historic moment for the automotive industry in Spain. We have many challenges ahead of us in the coming years. The 2020-2040 path is clear to achieve the decarbonisation goals. through the renewal of the fleet and the promotion of electrification. In this sense, I would like to thank José Vicente de los Mozos for his work at the head of the association. My goal now is to accelerate on this plan and to move forward in the end to ensure the future competitiveness of the automotive industry in Spain. It is time to commit to transforming this country into a center of sustainable mobility for Europe “.
Wayne Griffiths’ professional career has always been linked to the Volkswagen Group. In 1989 he began his professional career at AUDI AG in Ingolstadt and, after two years at SEAT SA (1991-1993), he returned to the German brand, where he held various positions of responsibility in the commercial division of various markets. In 2016 he was appointed Commercial Vice President of SEAT SA and was one of the founders of the CUPRA brand. Since October 2020, Griffiths has been President of SEAT SA
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