Newly Created Role in the United Kingdom
ESSEX, United Kingdom – July 14, 2020 – IAA, Inc. (NYSE: IAA), a leading global digital marketplace connecting vehicle buyers and sellers, announced today that its UK-based business unit has added a new member to its leadership team. Tony Core has joined IAA as UK Director of Sales & Marketing, reporting to Steve Hankins, UK Managing Director for IAA.
Core has more than fifteen years’ industry experience and joins IAA from Chief Rentals, the leading provider of niche and specialist vehicle hire to the UK insurance industry. During his time at Chief Rentals, he secured contracts with many of the UK’s largest motor insurers and specialist motor insurers. Before working in the insurance supply chain, Core held management positions with several major FMCG companies including Unilever, Kellogg’s, Scottish & Newcastle and Bass Brewers. He has won Daily Telegraph and Insurance Times business awards in addition to a number of regional business awards.
“We are delighted to welcome Tony to the IAA family and to our senior leadership team,” said Steve Hankins. “Tony is well-known in the insurance industry and is going to be a great asset to the business. He joins us at an exciting time; we’re investing heavily in the UK with a particular focus on new technologies, and customers are showing a lot of interest in IAA.”
Mr. Core will be based at the company’s United Kingdom headquarters in Essex.
About IAA, Inc.
IAA, Inc. (NYSE: IAA) is a leading global marketplace connecting vehicle buyers and sellers. Leveraging leading-edge technology and focusing on innovation, IAA’s unique multi-channel platform facilitates the marketing and sale of total-loss, damaged and low-value vehicles for a full spectrum of sellers. Headquartered near Chicago in Westchester, Illinois, IAA has nearly 4,000 talented employees and more than 200 facilities throughout the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom. IAA serves a global buyer base located throughout more than 135 countries and its full spectrum of sellers includes insurers, dealerships, fleet lease and rental car companies, and charitable organizations. IAA offers sellers a comprehensive suite of services aimed at maximizing vehicle value, reducing administrative costs, shortening selling cycle time and delivering the highest economic returns. Buyers have access to innovative vehicle merchandising, efficient evaluation services and digital bidding tools, enhancing the overall purchasing experience. IAA offers sellers a comprehensive suite of services aimed at maximizing vehicle value, reducing administrative costs, shortening selling cycle time and delivering the highest economic returns. For more information on IAA in the U.S. visit IAAI.com, and follow IAA on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn. For more information about IAA in the UK visit IAAIUK.co.uk, and follow IAA in the UK on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.
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