Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles division in Dublin has appointed Jason Mulcahy to the new position of national fleet sales manager.

In his role, Mulcahy will support fleet customer and commercial vehicle dealers to help implement the automaker's growth in commercial fleet sales, according to the automaker. His role will be to expand van and truck commercial vehicle fleet sales.

Mulcahy, a resident of Ferns, County Wexford, a town in the Republic of Ireland, joins the Mercedes-Benz team at their Naas Road headquarters in Dublin.

He takes up his new appointment having held senior positions with Eircom, a mobile telecommunication company, and a sales manager position with van hire specialist, Northgate.