Volvo Financial Services has appointed Patrick Shannon president of its North American region. He will be responsible for business operations and financial performance of the company in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
With more than 30 years of experience, Shannon has held various senior leadership roles in sales, wholesale operations and risk management. He joined sister company Volvo Construction Equipment in North America as vice president and CFO in 2009, and returned to VFS in 2012 as vice president and later, senior vice president of strategy and business development.
Shannon’s most recent role was VFS senior vice president, risk and chief credit officer.
“Patrick will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with our customers and dealers, our Volvo Group business areas and partners in the region,” says Marcio Pedroso, president, VFS. “With his experience in working for a Volvo Group brand, and his long history at VFS, I am confident he will continue VFS’ successful growth and the strong support of our dealers and customers in these key markets.”