Mellor Recruits Top Industry Exec to Lead Sigma Sales


Mellor has recruited one of the bus industry’s leading sales executives, Richard Matthews, as Head of Sigma Sales.

Mellor Appoints Former ADL to Sell Sigma Range 

The new, all-electric, purpose-built Sigma line-up boasts six distinct models, ‘city’ and ‘rural’ specifications, and numerous width and passenger door configurations, representing arguably the largest range of low-floor Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) buses from any manufacturer in EuropeMellor continues its mandate to produce size- and cost-appropriate vehicles, with Sigma offering a no-compromise solution for bus operators with its model-specific choice of battery capacities.

With abundant experience, Matthews joins Mellor after a highly successful sales role with Alexander Dennis Ltd. which saw him deliver impressive year-on-year growth over the last decade. Key among his attributes is Matthews’ intimate knowledge of the bus fleet sector and its inherent customer requirements. His impressive recent CV also includes a previous General Sales Manager role with ADL and a senior Parts Directorship with OptareThe appointment comes at a landmark moment in the recent history of the Mellor brand as it looks to increase customer choice and develop a new model to the benefit of operators and customers alike.

About the author

Richard Wilson is a correspondent for Truck & Bus News. Since 2015, Richard has worked as a correspondent for all of the titles across the Valebridge Publications Ltd Group namely: Retreading Business, Tyre & Rubber Recycling, The Tyreman and Commercial Tyre Business. Richard has worked on/off from the age of 16 for the company and whilst gaining a Bachelor's Degree in Spanish and Business Studies at Coventry University, he developed his writing skills at the University paper and more recently writing his own independent blog.


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