Infiniti China names new managing director

Infiniti Motor has appointed Lu Yi as president of Dongfeng Infiniti Motor co., ltd, and managing director of Infiniti China.

Lu Yi takes over from Gaby-Luise Wuest who, as the global chief operating officer at Infiniti Motor company, has supported the Infiniti operation in China for the past two months.

“Lu Yi has a proven track record as an automotive leader who has a wealth of experience in Chinese premium auto market, and I am very pleased to welcome him to our Infiniti team. Lu Yi’s expertise in premium automotive business management and knowledge of the Chinese market will be key to ensure Infiniti China’s continued growth and success,” said Infiniti's president, Roland Krueger.

“At the same time, I am grateful for Gaby-Luise Wuest’s contribution to Infiniti China during this transitional period. She will continue to support Infiniti China as global chief operating officer of Infiniti Motor company.”

Lu is a seasoned professional in the automotive industry especially in the China market supported by over 16 years of experience in multiple premium automotive brands.