Press Release | 20/09/2023
Silence UK welcomes industry expert Andy Fenwick to build the brand and expand UK market
Industry expert Andy Fenwick joins SILENCE UK as Business Development Director
Immediate focus will be:
to build the SILENCE UK Dealer infrastructure
to generate demand for the existing SILENCE S01 and S02 electric scooters
to prepare for the launch of the all-new SILENCE S04 nanocar
SOLIHULL, West Midlands 1 October, 2023: Firmly embedded in the Powered Two Wheeler electric light motorcycle sector, SILENCE is disrupting the UK market with a technology led approach, offering a zero emissions mobility solution which is affordable, technologically advanced and innovative.
With plans to expand SILENCE’s product offering into three and four wheeled vehicles, industry expert Andy Fenwick has been appointed to ensure the infrastructure is in place to allow the brand to grow across both existing and future product lines. Having been the key success factor in previously achieving a UK No 1 position for an electric brand, SILENCE gain an experienced, knowledgeable and passionate advocate for electric vehicles.
Kevin Duck, Founding Partner of SILENCE UK said “We are delighted to welcome Andy to the SILENCE family, he was the natural choice for us in achieving our ambitions to take SILENCE to the next level within the UK. SILENCE has a fantastic, and expanding product range with excellent residual values, state of the art technology and a high-end facility in the Midlands; with Andy on board and a solid platform already in place we aim to grow the market, the brand, and the opportunity for customers to have access to high-end, trusted and affordable transport. With extensive experience in growing brands, establishing dealer networks and creating space in the market to allow electric vehicles to flourish, Andy was the obvious choice for the role, bringing together a unique skill set of business acumen, ambition, and a personable character to nurture existing relationships and create new opportunities for SILENCE”.
Andy Fenwick, Business Development Director, SILENCE UK said “I’m very much looking forward to working with the team at SILENCE UK. SILENCE is the leading manufacturer of electric light motorcycles in Europe; as a European brand it has the ethos, quality, history and ambition to make an extremely attractive product proposition and one I’m committed to continue to develop. To join the organisation at such an exciting time as they prepare to launch the S04 Nanocar, a four-wheel electric vehicle with the same high-spec technology available in the two-wheel products opens up new markets and opportunities with excellent access to parts/spares in the network. I will ensure SILENCE’s success continues, and new opportunities are created and embraced to allow the brand to flourish”.
Established in 2012, SILENCE is the leading manufacturer of electric scooters in Europe. The SILENCE product range comprises the S01 and S02 electric scooters with 125cc and 50cc equivalent power ratings. Prices for the scooter range start from £4,825 OTR.
The all-new SILENCE S04 nano car ... an all-electric, zero emissions, compact car categorized in the L7e quadricycle category ... joins the product portfolio in the 2023 with on the road price of £14,250 (inclusive of VAT and first registration).
The SILENCE mission is to accelerate the change towards sustainable urban mobility. All SILENCE products, including batteries, are designed, engineered, and assembled in Barcelona. To facilitate the launch of the S04, SILENCE have acquired and facilitized an all-new production facility with an annual production capacity of 100,000 vehicles.
SILENCE is wholly owned by ACCIONA, a leading greenfield developer and operator of sustainable Energy & Infrastructure assets. ACCIONA provide innovative, sustainable and impactful solutions globally, operating in more than 40 countries worldwide. The company has been carbon neutral since 2016. ACCIONA made sales of €11,195 million in 2022.