CARMEL, IN — Mark Lindenmuth was named general manager for ADESA Houston, effective immediately. Lindenmuth joined the company in 2008 as sales manager for ADESA Dallas, where he was responsible for overseeing the auction sales process for banks and fleet/lease accounts, developing new sales strategies as well as building and maintaining customer relationships.

“Mark knows the automotive industry—he’s spent his entire career in it,” said ADESA Regional Vice President Pat Stevens. “He’s done everything from selling cars at the dealership level, to working in dealer relations and auto financing. His diverse background makes him an ideal fit for ADESA Houston.”

As general manager, Lindenmuth manages the day-to-day business activities of ADESA Houston, which include consignor as well as salvage sales, automotive repairs at a large on-site mechanical repairs facility and customer relations.

Lindenmuth has more than 26 years of experience in the automotive industry. During this time, he has held various management roles for companies such as Mercedes Benz Credit, Mercedes Benz Financial, DaimlerChrysler Financial Services and Nissan Motors Acceptance Corporation.