Group 1 names new CFO and head of operations

DETROIT, April 28 (Reuters) - Automotive dealership company Group 1 Automotive Inc. on Wednesday promoted Robert Ray to chief financial officer and treasurer, and also named a new head of operations.

Ray most recently served as senior vice president and treasurer. Group 1 named Joseph Herman as senior vice president of operations. Herman joins Group 1 from Planet Automotive, a private car dealership group, where he served as president and chief operating officer.