Today, the Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ), the world’s largest airport general use car rental company, is delighted to announce that Chris Rusden has taken the position of Vice President of Hertz, Asia Pacific (APAC).
During his 17 years with Hertz and in his previous role as Vice President, Australia and New Zealand, Chris gained a profound understanding of the APAC region. The appointment to Vice President of the consolidated team will see Chris working throughout the APAC region to align strategy and resources across the Hertz brands.
“The APAC team has achieved excellent operational results in the last few years,” said Michel Taride, President Hertz International. To further reinforce our position and maximise growth opportunities, we have merged our operations into one single APAC team under Chris’ leadership. Chris has shown to be an exceptional leader and we are confident that the Hertz brand will be further enhanced and our market position will continue to grow with this new team.”
The alignment aims to consolidate functions and resources across APAC whilst also providing development and career opportunities for employees by creating a multi-cultural and multi-national management group.
“I am honoured and excited to have been chosen to lead the newly formed APAC leadership team,” said Chris Rusden Vice President Asia Pacific. “The potential this consolidation brings reflects the successes of the entire Hertz team and is recognition of all our recent results.”