Maurice Wilks 1904-1963

Maurice Wilks 1904-1963. Joined the Rover Company in 1930 as Chief Engineer becoming Technical Director in 1946 and Managing Director in 1960. In 1962 succeeded his brother Spencer Wilks as Chairman. Together Spencer and Maurice Wilks built Rover's reputation for quality cars and came up with the concept of the 'Land Rover'.

Please note: This photo is printed from the original archive image and therefore may
contain the occasional imperfection and blemish.

Maurice Wilks 1904-1963

BMIHT Reference Number: R007823

Code: A154196

(c) British Motor Industry Heritage Trust


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