MT. LAUREL, N.J.
– Automotive Resources International (ARI) has promoted Carl Ortell to executive vice president and chief financial officer. Ortell began his career with ARI more than 20 years ago. He has served in a number of positions throughout the organization, including his most recent position as senior VP of Finance. Prior to this position, he also severed as controller, operations manager for special markets, accounting manager, and tax manager. Ortell also serves as president and chairman of the board for Global Fleet Services, Inc., an alliance of international fleet management companies.In his new role, he will be responsible for leading ARI’s North American strategy and continue to hold responsibility for finance, information systems, and ARI’s global partnerships.