Murielle André, 48, has been appointed Director of Human Resources for the Autodistribution Group, the French and European leader in the field of independent distribution of spare parts for cars and heavy goods vehicles.
A graduate of ESSEC Business School, Murielle André has spent her entire career working in Human Resources for private and public concerns in both the industrial and service sectors. She was previously Director of Human Resources at AKKA Technologies, a European engineering and technology consulting group.
Within the Autodistribution Group, her mission, and that of her teams, will be to implement an HR policy based on the use of adapted methods and covering the full range of activities in the French subsidiaries.
"The appointment of Murielle André signals Autodistribution's desire to inject new dynamism into the human resources strategy, which is key to the Group's longevity", explains Stéphane Antiglio, Chairman of the board of management. "Her great experience in the field has given her the qualities required to succeed in the mission we have assigned her", he concluded.
The Autodistribution Group in brief
Founded in 1962, the Autodistribution group is a European leader in the field of independent distribution of spare parts for cars and heavy goods vehicles. It has a total workforce of 6,800 employees and generates a turnover of 1.1 billion euros. The group is present in France with its subsidiary Autodistribution, in Poland with its subsidiary AD Polska and in Italy with its subsidiary AD Italia while it also holds minority interests in Morocco.
In France, Autodistribution is the leader in the field of independent distribution of spare parts for cars and heavy goods vehicles. It has a total workforce of 5,500 employees and generates a turnover of more than 1.1 billion euros. In addition to its distribution activities, Autodistribution is also the leader in the field of independent car repairs through its different divisions including AD Garage, AD Expert Garage, Autoprimo, Staff Auto, AD Auto Service, AD bodyshop and Automobile Technical Centre as well as in the field of heavy goods vehicle repairs with its AD HGV garages and centres.