Frenkit Inc., a renowned specialist in manufacturing and distributing brake components, has officially announced the appointment of Andy Mayfield as the Executive Vice President and General Manager. This significant appointment took effect on January 22, 2024. Mayfield’s primary focus will be on the expansion of Frenkit’s distribution network and customer base across the North American Independent Aftermarket (IAM).
Mayfield’s extensive experience of over 25 years in leadership roles within the automotive aftermarket positions him as an ideal choice for this role. Prior to his new position at Frenkit Inc., Mayfield had a noteworthy career at International Brake Industries, culminating in his role as President. His professional journey also includes significant stints in sales leadership at Gearbox Holdings, Illinois Tool Works, and Robert Bosch LLC.
The Co-CEO of Frenkit, Andrés Sendagorta, expressed excitement about Mayfield’s joining the team. Sendagorta remarked, “We are really excited to have Andy onboard. We are sure his experience and leadership will take Frenkit Inc to the next level in the US.”
Frenkit’s Background – Frenkit, S.L., stands out in the automotive industry for its specialization in producing and distributing brake components for passenger cars, motorcycles, and light vehicles. The company is committed to manufacturing products either in alignment with Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) specifications or according to customer requirements. This commitment is underpinned by a certified quality management system compliant with ISO 9001 standards. Frenkit’s philosophy revolves around exceptional customer service. To achieve this, the company maintains a comprehensive stock of products, ensuring the ability to supply these products promptly and efficiently.
Mayfield’s appointment represents a strategic move for Frenkit Inc. as it seeks to enhance its market position in the United States. His proven track record and depth of experience in the automotive aftermarket are expected to be pivotal in driving the company’s growth and expansion in the North American market.
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