New Board Appointments

3rd April 2019

City Auction Group has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of three new directors, a new Chairman and CEO.


Helena O’Neill has been appointed the new Group Finance Director; David Scott is now the Group Sales Director and Lynne Girvan has been appointed as Corporate Fleet Director. 


In addition, Raymond Hill, who was formerly chief executive, is now Chairman of the Group, while Michael Tomalin leads the business as CEO following nearly 10 years as Managing Director. 


All the new board appointments have been made from existing senior managers at City Auction Group, each of whom have made a significant contribution to its significant growth over the last five years. 


City Auction Group’s CEO Michael Tomalin states “We have made these new senior appointments to take the business to the next level particularly in the corporate sector. We have experienced satisfactory growth since our rebrand in 2011 and are on target to achieve another record year with exciting developments at Rockingham and Belfast positioning our business as the leading independent defleet and remarketing solution in the UK. The ongoing financial investment features world class facilities and we are determined to achieve a larger slice of the corporate manufacturer, leasing company and financial services sector in the short term with aims to position the business as a market leader in the mid-long term. The new company structure we have introduced will make a significant difference to our group philosophy by relentless determination by the team supported by cutting edge technology and new exciting digital remarketing solutions’.