Martijn ten BrinkGermany – The current managing director of Mazda Netherlands and Mazda Belgium will become vice-president sales on September 1. In his new role overseeing 22 national sales companies and relationships with independent distributors, Martijn ten Brink will report to Jeff Guyton, president and CEO of Mazda Motor Europe.

Brink joined Mazda Europe in 1999 and has held various sales and marketing positions in the region’s national sales companies as well as the head office in Leverkusen, Germany. He launched the national sales company in the Netherlands in 2008 and took over management of Mazda Belgium/Luxembourg in 2011.

Geraldine Brouwers will replace Brink as managing director of Mazda Motor Netherlands, while Matthias Sileghem will lead Mazda Motor Belgium/Luxembourg. Both are internal appointments.