ADL appoints Chris Gall as group engineering director

Alexander Dennis has appointed Chris Gall as its new group engineering director, tasked with developing the company’s product range in new technologies and new markets

Gall will lead ADL’s engineering team to shape the direction of technology development and respond to market demands as the bus industry transitions towards a zero-emission future. 

Gall joins ADL from Jaguar Land Rover where he most recently held the position of chief engineer for new electrified architecture following three years on the board of a joint venture in China. 

Prior to Jaguar Land Rover, he spent 17 years with Ford, several key engineering roles in across a variety of territories including the UK, USA, Turkey and Germany.

Paul Davies, ADL president and managing director, says: “I am delighted we have attracted someone of the calibre of Chris Gall to join our first-class team. With his expertise and international experience, he will be ideally placed to lead our engineering function as we develop ever cleaner and greener buses and coaches for markets around the globe.”