INFINITI ANNOUNCES NEW MARKETING CHIEF

GENEVA, July 4th 2013 – Infiniti has announced a new head of marketing for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Dublin-born Orna Conway takes over at an important time for the brand, with the countdown under way to the September launch of the all-new Infiniti Q50 mid-size premium sedan, and with Infiniti Red Bull Racing setting the pace in the 2013 Formula One title race.

As Marketing General Manager, Orna will be responsible for leading all marketing activity for the region, reporting to Fintan Knight, Vice President of Infiniti EMEA, and based in Rolle, Switzerland.

“This is an important year for Infiniti in lots of ways,” said Fintan Knight. “Having Orna join the team is a further boost for the business as we continue to build the Infiniti brand.”

Orna joins Infiniti from Audi Ireland where most recently she has been General Manager Product and Marketing. Prior to this Orna held diverse marketing roles across the financial services, retail and FMCG sectors where she specialized in building brand recognition.

“To join Infiniti at this stage when the brand has so much potential is exciting and challenging in equal measure,” said Orna Conway. “Infiniti to me is an ultra-modern luxury brand with a passion to succeed to which I am delighted to contribute.”

Orna graduated with an honours Bachelor of Commerce degree from University College Dublin in 1998. She is married with one son.

Orna Conway takes up her new role in Switzerland on August 1st.

Contact:

Emma Wilkie
Infiniti Europe Communications and Events Manager
T: +41 21 822 5789  M: +41 79 701 8225
Emma.Wilkie@infiniti.eu 

About Infiniti:

Infiniti Motor Company Ltd. is headquartered in Hong Kong with sales operations in approximately 50 countries. The Infiniti brand was launched in 1989. Its range of premium automobiles is currently built in manufacturing facilities in Japan and the United States. Production in China and Europe will start soon along with the expansion of the brand’s portfolio.

As the Title Partner and Vehicle Performance Partner of Infiniti Red Bull Racing, Infiniti has a far-reaching technical collaboration with the Formula One team, and Sebastian Vettel, its triple World Champion driver, serves as Infiniti’s Director of Performance.

More information about Infiniti, its Total Ownership Experience® and its industry leading technologies can be found at http://www.infiniti.eu/. For the latest news on Infiniti, visit http://www.infinitipress.eu, “like” Infiniti on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/infinitieurope or follow the brand on Twitter https://twitter.com/InfinitiEurope.

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