Norton Motorcycles, a division of the TVS Motor Company Group, has named Brian Gillen as its Chief Technology Officer. With extensive experience garnered from roles at Magneti Marelli and, most recently, MV Agusta, where he served as R&D Director for over 15 years, Gillen brings a wealth of expertise in R&D leadership, engine and vehicle design, and World Championship motorcycle racing to Norton.
Expressing his excitement about his new position, Brian Gillen stated, “I am thrilled to be joining the leadership team at Norton Motorcycles, especially as a longtime admirer of the iconic Norton brand. I look forward to collaborating with our skilled team of engineers to pioneer cutting-edge, premium motorcycles, prioritizing excellence in every aspect of our endeavors.”
Dr. Robert Hentschel, CEO of Norton Motorcycles, commented on Gillen’s appointment, saying, “His addition to our team underscores our commitment to technological innovation and engineering excellence, which will undoubtedly be reflected in the world-class product range we are developing.”
Norton Motorcycles shared that with Brian Gillen onboard, they aim to uphold their tradition of delivering outstanding motorcycles while embracing advancements in technology and engineering expertise.