Motest boss is RMI’s 1st MOT chairman

John Ball, MD of Motest Autocare Centres, has taken the hot seat as the Retail Motor Industry Federation’s (RMI) first MOT chairman.

He will represent the interests of RMI member vehicle testing stations and take an active role negotiating terms for the MOT testing sector with government officials.

Ball owns a chain of 9 MOT stations in the south east of England and is a long standing member of the RMI.

He said:  “I look forward to the opportunities to support the MOT sector that this role will present.”

Rob Foultson, RMI chief executive, added:  ‘This new appointment will centralise and focus the RMI’s MOT activities.

“In the role of MOT chairman, John Ball will have full authority from the RMI board to negotiate with VOSA’s chief executive on MOT issues.”

Ball will also sit on the RMI’s Independent Garage Association Executive Committee and will chair the RMI’s MOT Steering Group.

Published by emmabutcher

Emma has been CAT's editor since January 2008. There isn't much she doesn't know about the aftermarket - and her favourite topic is definitely BER!

MBO AT OPTIMAL UK AS LKQ SELLS SHARES

MD Geoff Jones now owns company outright as he buys out LKQ’s share of the business

Read More

SUPPLIER UPDATE: TENG TOOLS IN AT PARTS ALLIANCE

Famous brand of tools to be sold through branch network

Read More

PACT STREAMLINES RETURNS PROCESS

Portal allows goods to be assessed before being physically returned

Read More

AMAZON TO OFFER SME BUSINESS INSURANCE

Tech giant to offer cover through Business Prime

Read More

FUEL RUSH CANCELS BOOK LAUNCH

Tom Denton and Hayley Pells delay technical event in Bridgend

Read More

Go to comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *