Liebherr GB has appointed Shola Russell as tower crane sales and service manager, following the recent departur of Jake McCaugherty who was appointed as the new managing director of Böcker UK earlier this month.
Russell has been working at Liebherr Africa for the past three years as a sales representative for Liebherr in South Africa. She began her career in 2001 at the Richards Bay branch of Babcock Plant, in an administrative and sales role, before moving to Johnson Access in 2009 as sales executive and team leader. A year later she joined Target Cranes as sales manager, switching to the key accounts manager at Marlboro Crane in 2012. In 2015 she joined Silva Cranes as a sales and operations executive finally moving to Liebherr Africa in 2017.