Richard Baines

Richard Baines

Chairman

Richard Baines

Chairman

Chairman Richard is the one original member of the group and prefers the affectionate title “The Big Cheese.” He is hugely passionate about the company and has done every job available from cleaning cars to cleaning toilets, and even serving the Royal Family.

Lee Underwood

Lee Underwood

Managing Director

Lee Underwood

Managing Director

Autohorn Fleet Services’ Lee Underwood had humble beginnings when he joined the company in 1999 as a salesperson. He was promoted to MD in 2004 and amongst his list of talents he is a chess champion, Rugby League coach and amateur racing driver!

Scott Jenkins

Scott Jenkins

Sales and Operations Director

Scott Jenkins

Sales and Operations Director

Scott started with the company in 2013 and has made his mark as a firm fan of Elvis, boasting a keyring and white suit amongst his favourite paraphernalia. He’s also an animal lover and is the proud owner of a cat, dog and even a goat!

Fraser Maclean

Fraser Maclean

Fleet Director

Fraser Maclean

Fleet Director

Fraser started with Autohorn Fleet Services in 2011 and started out as a Remarketing Manager before progressing to Fleet Director. He’s a keen football fan whether he’s watching his son or playing for Blackpool F.C. – he even played Manchester United back in 1992!

Steve Pearson

Steve Pearson

Finance Controller

Steve Pearson

Finance Controller

Mark Williams

Mark Williams

Brand Strategist

Mark Williams

Brand Strategist

Mr Williams first made his mark on the sales team back in 2012 and brings his passion for motors into everything he does. He’s also just as active out of the office as he is in, and loves nothing more than to paint the town red.

Daisy Turton

Daisy Turton

Digital Marketing Apprentice

Daisy Turton

Digital Marketing Apprentice

Daisy is the youngest member out of everyone at Autohorn, having joined the marketing team as a digital marketing apprentice. She has recently passed her driving test so you can’t keep her out of her Citroen C1 which she has named Bobby. When she’s not driving she’s obsessing over flamingos and you’ll always find her with something flamingo related.

Laura Walker

Laura Walker

Head of Sales

Laura Walker

Head of Sales

Our Laura can almost be classed as one of the originals, having joined us in June 2009. She brought 1stCarLeasing.com with her so she’s pretty savvy about motors. When she’s not driving, you’ll likely find her pounding the pavement, and she’s also the office wine connoisseur.

Claire Bruce

Claire Bruce

Operations Manager

Claire Bruce

Operations Manager

Claire, our operations manager has many charitable achievements under her belt having done a 15,000ft skydive and also did a sponsored silence which lasted 8&1/2 hours which is hard being the bubbly person she is. Travelling, and seeing other people’s cultures is a passion of hers, when she’s not doing skydives or travelling you will normally find Claire cooking, reading or playing board games with her friends and family.

Alex Miles

Alex Miles

Remarketing Account Manager

Alex Miles

Remarketing Account Manager

Joining our team in November 2018, Alex takes on the role to find new homes for our beloved fleet of vehicles. Out of the office, you can catch him either running, in the pub or thrashing his Caterham 7 around the race track! However, his proudest accomplishment was being at the top of our fantasy football league...

John Bailey

John Bailey

Fleet Maintenance Manager

John Bailey

Fleet Maintenance Manager

Joe Wilkinson look-alike John has a big love for music especially from the Who, Beatles and Stone Roses. You’ll often find John at music gigs, motorsport events or at Liverpool’s Cavern Quarter, which is one of his favourite places to visit.

Sharon Kerrison

Sharon Kerrison

Credit Control Supervisor

Sharon Kerrison

Credit Control Supervisor

Diana Maric

Diana Maric

Senior Accountant

Diana Maric

Senior Accountant

Di joined our accounts department in March 2015.Being a mother to two young girls and a dog, she likes to unwind with various alcohol related hobbies involving the girls from the office. If she's not drinking wine, she'll be gin tasting!  

Andy Murray

Andy Murray

Site Manager

Andy Murray

Site Manager

Simon Benson

Simon Benson

Team Leader

Simon Benson

Team Leader

Simon first graced the sales team in January 2015. He’s known as the office Posh Spice and fancies himself a bit of a foodie. He also says he’d put Paul Hollywood to shame with his walnut and banana bread, which he claims is the best in the world!

Jordane Thompson

Jordane Thompson

Sales Executive - Short Term Leases

Jordane Thompson

Sales Executive - Short Term Leases

A pub is a place you are most likely to find Jordane on the weekend, either socialising with friends or impressing everyone with her ability to do the worm. As her home town is Manchester, she is a big football supporter of Manchester City.

Laura Caruana

Laura Caruana

Sales Executive - Short Term Leases

Laura Caruana

Sales Executive - Short Term Leases

Known in the office as having “the world’s curliest hair,” Laura joined the team as a Sales Executive in September 2015. She’s a keen cook and managed to win the office bake off with a cake which was both dairy and gluten free!

Tom Holland

Tom Holland

Sales Executive – Short Term Leases

Tom Holland

Sales Executive – Short Term Leases

Tom joined the sales team back in August 2015 and has a particular penchant for Aston Martins. You won’t find him cruising around like 007 however, more likely taking part in game shows – he was even once a contestant on Supermarket Sweep!

Holly Doswell

Holly Doswell

Sales Executive - Short Term Leases

Holly Doswell

Sales Executive - Short Term Leases

Fitness fanatic Holly loves to keep a balanced lifestyle by eating well and working out. She enjoys spending time outside with her step-daughter. Holly’s secret talent is that she can fall asleep standing up with a drink without spilling a drop!

Gemma Coverdale

Gemma Coverdale

Sales Executive

Gemma Coverdale

Sales Executive

Kaylie McGregor

Kaylie McGregor

Retention Specialist

Kaylie McGregor

Retention Specialist

Jordan Edwards

Jordan Edwards

Sales Executive

Jordan Edwards

Sales Executive

Gareth Bottomley

Gareth Bottomley

Business Development Executive

Gareth Bottomley

Business Development Executive

Nicola Poole

Nicola Poole

Business Development Specialist

Nicola Poole

Business Development Specialist

Joining our family in 2016, Nicola has been an excellent addition to the sales admin team. Though she wouldn’t like to admit it, she’s a petrolhead like the rest of us and is also very talented with a pair of skis.

James Doohan

James Doohan

Sales Administrator

James Doohan

Sales Administrator

Could describe James as fun and bubbly, joined the sales team in April 2018. He has a lot of customer service experience from previous roles which goes hand in hand with his customer support title. He enjoys spending time with his partner, friends and family. A HUGE passion for James is travel and going to live concerts.

Amy Rowe

Amy Rowe

Credit Controller

Amy Rowe

Credit Controller

Laura Waudby

Laura Waudby

Finance Assistant

Laura Waudby

Finance Assistant

Laura has been crunching the Autohorn Fleet Services numbers since September 2011. Like her namesake Laura Walker, she’s also a wine and cocktail buff, and is particularly fond of a Cosmopolitan when she’s not running around after her two kids.

Emma Heels

Emma Heels

Accounts Assistant

Emma Heels

Accounts Assistant

Accounts whizz Emma joined us in April 2016. Her guilty pleasures include shopping and puppies, but she’s also a lover of animals. Living on a farm, she is the proud owner of four ponies, but is always on the lookout for more!

Claire Williams

Claire Williams

Accounts Assistant

Claire Williams

Accounts Assistant

Tom Hardy obsessed Claire is so obsessed she has a close-up photo of his face on her desk! When she's not working, she will be binge-watching her favourite shows, Grey's Anatomy and The Deuce. She even once had the pleasure of meeting Keith Flint from the Prodigy who she says was lovely.

Michelle Waldock

Michelle Waldock

Fleet Controller

Michelle Waldock

Fleet Controller

Michelle one of our fleet controllers is a sucker for a rom-com however she’s not shy of branching out and watching an action packed movie. She loves to go on holiday, Mexico & Costa Rica are some of her favourite’s places to go top up her tan.

Brett Andrews

Brett Andrews

Fleet Controller

Brett Andrews

Fleet Controller

Our fellow Fleet controller Brett has a range of hobbies from keeping a straight face playing poker to going on country walks with his family. Also with him being a keen traveller, Brett managed to travel to 16 countries in just 25 days! One of Brett’s biggest achievements is that he appeared on the ITV show Tipping Point.

Chris Thomson

Chris Thomson

Fleet Maintenance Assessor

Chris Thomson

Fleet Maintenance Assessor

Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson

Customer Service Coordinator

Emma Thompson

Customer Service Coordinator

Spending time with her friends and family by either eating out or going on holiday is something Emma enjoys. She’s a busy bee in her free time as she is currently doing a full renovation of her first house with her boyfriend and dad.

Rina Rogers

Rina Rogers

Receptionist

Rina Rogers

Receptionist

Rina first sat behind the Autohorn Fleet Services reception desk in July 2016, where she chats with people from all walks of life every day. It’s a far cry from her travelling days, where she toured the entire globe in 3 ½ months, with Australia topping her favourite destination list.

Paul Hurd

Paul Hurd

Fleet Administrator

Paul Hurd

Fleet Administrator

John Palmer

John Palmer

Valeter

John Palmer

Valeter

Thomas Lawson

Thomas Lawson

Valeter

Thomas Lawson

Valeter

Richard Moate

Richard Moate

Valeter

Richard Moate

Valeter

Callum Chadwick

Callum Chadwick

Valeter

Callum Chadwick

Valeter

Glen Cottingham

Glen Cottingham

Valeter

Glen Cottingham

Valeter

George Cameron

George Cameron

Front Desk

George Cameron

Front Desk

Rebecca Williams

Rebecca Williams

Front Desk

Rebecca Williams

Front Desk

Christopher Lack

Christopher Lack

Left Luggage

Christopher Lack

Left Luggage

Music man Christopher has great enjoyment in creating his own music. He even sold his own record in HMV! When he’s not DJ’ing you may find Chris doing a spot of fishing to relax.

Michael Richmond

Michael Richmond

Left Luggage

Michael Richmond

Left Luggage

John Simpson

John Simpson

Driver

John Simpson

Driver

Family man John loves to spend time with his great-grandchildren but when he isn’t he enjoys to go fishing and socialise with friends and family. Before joining Autohorn John once worked for the United Nations!

David Rutherford

David Rutherford

Driver

David Rutherford

Driver

Dining out is a passion of Dave’s as he is a big lover of red wine. When he’s not dining out, he enjoys being outdoors either playing golf or somewhere fishing.

David Colebourn

David Colebourn

Driver

David Colebourn

Driver

It’s never too late to learn a new skill, David is currently learning to play the bass guitar; he’s not quite Jimi Hendrix yet though. Music is in his veins though as he used to be a DJ before joining our team. David isn’t just crazy for music as he is also a big Manchester United fan.

Daniel Chapman

Daniel Chapman

Driver

Daniel Chapman

Driver

Danny has the patience of a saint as he is still waiting for his lottery winnings to arrive in his bank. To pass the time until that moment, he thoroughly enjoys watching most sports which include horse racing and football as he is a big supporter of Nottingham Forest FC.

Peter Lack

Peter Lack

Driver

Peter Lack

Driver

Motorcycle shows are where you are likely to find peter when he’s not delivering our cars to the nation. You may also find him pottering about in his shed if he’s not feeling like a café racer.

Howard Moore

Howard Moore

Driver

Howard Moore

Driver

You could call Howard the travel man as he has visited over 40 countries worldwide. When he’s no jet setting across the world, you will most likely find him watching some sort of sport.

Raymond Thackway

Raymond Thackway

Driver

Raymond Thackway

Driver

Travelling and holidays is something Ray enjoys to do. He loves to be outdoors and as he has a passion for wildlife. You could call him a handy man as Ray once took it upon himself to build his own garage.

Lee Heald

Lee Heald

Driver

Lee Heald

Driver

Lee has a list of interesting things he has done, 15,000ft skydive and even managed to split an alloy wheel in half. Driving and motorsport plays a bit part in his life as he loves go-karting and watching F1.

Colin Mole

Colin Mole

Driver

Colin Mole

Driver

Most sports such as cricket and football are among Colin's favourite hobbies but he also a keen gardener. For over two decades he has been a driver at Autohorn and in that time he has welcomed many grandchildren and even a great-grandson who he thoroughly enjoys to spend his time with when he’s not working!