Volvo Buses


Volvo Buses names new General Manager

Sean Copeland has assumed the role of General Manager at Volvo Bus Australia on the 6th of May, 2013. New to the bus industry, Sean brings with him a fresh outlook and a wealth of management experience in a variety of different industries, including asset management and capital equipment.
Sean Copeland Volvo Bus General Manager

“Sean’s diverse experience, having spent time with Spotless, Crown Forklifts and Honeywell during his career, will be a beneficial asset to the Volvo Bus team. His experience in government tendering and partnership management combined with his skills in aftermarket and customer satisfaction will serve him well in the bus market,” said David Mead, Director of Volvo Bus Asia-Pacific.


“Sean’s focus on developing culture through teamwork and individual success are consistent with those values that have made Volvo Bus a success in the Australian market in recent years.”

“I believe that team work generates success and that it is important to foster talent through mentoring and coaching,” said. Sean Copeland, the new General Manager of Volvo Bus Australia.


“The experiences I have gained working in a number of different industries and high profile corporations give me the ability to take on new challenges and look at them from different perspectives.


“Our strength is our strong market position, which is attributed to our high quality products, continuous focus on customer satisfaction and a fantastic dedicated team of bus specialists. Our future opportunities lie in identifying further areas of growth in the area of aftersales.


“Taking advantage of the strong base built in Australia over recent years along with a renewed focus on our complete offer of products and services, the long term focus of Volvo Bus is to continue to develop our dealerships and their staff, whilst ensuring continual high levels of customer satisfaction.”