Sunbelt Rentals names Brendan Horgan as CEO

Sunbelt Rentals appointed Brendan Horgan as the company’s chief executive officer. He also joins the Board of Ashtead Group, Sunbelt Rental’s parent company, as an executive director. Horgan replaces Joe Phelan, whose administration as CEO and a director of Ashtead formally on Jan. 25.

Joining Sunbelt Rentals in 1996, Horgan has held a number of senior management positions, including chief operating officer and chief sales officer.

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