Jeff Lester has been appointed Senior Vice President, US Dealer Sales for Volvo Trucks North America. Jeff will begin his new position on April 1.

Jeff Lester will lead the US sales organization, working closely with the five regional Vice Presidents, their district managers and the Volvo Trucks dealerships.

Jeff is a senior sales professional with 35 years’ experience in the trucking industry. He joined the Volvo Trucks North America organization in 1999. Most recently he has been the Regional Vice President of the salesregion Southeast. He has also held regional fleet manager, district sales manager, district service manager and regional powertrain manager positions in the Southeast region. In his new role, Jeff will be part of the management team reporting to Peter Voorhoeve, President Volvo Trucks North America.

Jeff Lester

CAPTION: Jeff Lester, appointed Senior Vice President of US Dealer Sales for Volvo Trucks North America

Volvo Trucks North America, headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina, is one of the leading heavy-duty truck manufacturers in North America. Its Uptime Services commitment is delivered by a network of over 400 authorized dealers across North America and the 24/7 Volvo Trucks Uptime Center. Every Volvo truck is assembled in the Volvo Trucks New River Valley manufacturing facility in Dublin, Virginia, which meets the internationally recognized ISO 9001 standard for quality, 14001 standard for environmental care and holds a dual ISO 50001/Superior Energy Performance certification at the platinum level, indicating a sustained excellence in energy management. Volvo Trucks North America provides complete transport solutions for its customers, offering a full range of diesel, alternative-fuel and all-electric vehicles, and is part of the Volvo Trucks global organization.

Volvo Trucks provides complete transport solutions for professional and demanding customers, offering a full range of medium to heavy duty trucks. Customer support is secured via a global network of dealers with 2,300 service points in more than 130 countries. Volvo trucks are assembled in 13 countries across the globe. In 2020 approximately 94,000 Volvo trucks were delivered worldwide. Volvo Trucks is part of Volvo Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. Volvo Trucks´ work is based on the core values of quality, safety and environmental care.