Morgan Motor Company, the world’s longest-running family owned motor manufacturer, has announced that Colin Boden has joined the board as Group Financial Director with immediate effect.
In his new role, Colin will not only be responsible for the financial functions of the Morgan Group, he will also become a key influencer when it comes strategic decisions as the legendary motor manufacturer continues to excel through its second century in business.
Colin’s key goals will be to further improve profitability for the company and to ensure that Morgan has a stable financial platform to develop exciting vehicles. He will also assist the manufacturer to embark on new and ambitious projects across all business areas as well as introduce industry-leading technology into the model range and production process.
Colin’s first introduction to Morgan came in the role of a management accountant back in 2010 and since then has worked within almost every facet of the Morgan business, most recently, he was influential in the repurchase of the factory premises in June.
Steve Morris, Managing Director – “We are delighted to appoint Colin Boden to the role of Financial Director. Colin has worked tirelessly since joining the company to improve many areas of our business practise. He has demonstrated great ambition both on a personal level and for Morgan as a company and I wish him every success in the role.”
Alongside Colin on the Morgan Motor Company board will be Managing Director, Steve Morris, Technology Director, Graham Chapman and Supply Chain Director, Gregor Dixon-Smith.
Colin Boden, Group Financial Director – “I am honoured to have been appointed as Group Financial Director of such an iconic and prestigious company. Since joining in 2010 I have been privileged to experience just what a unique brand Morgan is. I am excited to be given the chance to shape the future of the marque and would like to thank the Morgan family and shareholders for the opportunity.”
By Paul Godbold