Hepworth Group MD Stephen Brighton wants to grow organically and boost profits, but not at the expense of his staff.
Donnelly Group MD Dave Sheeran says he is using his manufacturer-side experience to boost business while preserving the Northern Ireland group’s customer values
Although MD Paul Goodwin is risk-averse, he says Arbury’s solid foundations and focus on cost will allow him to expand without sacrificing profits.
Robin Luscombe wants low-pressure, long-term relationships with his customers and he’s happy to fill the gaps left by bigger dealer groups.
Glyn Hopkin MD Fraser Cohen says centralised management and beating customer expectations allowed the dealer group to keep standards and profits high as it grew
Acquiring two car supermarkets in 2017 made Sytner the UK’s biggest dealer group, but that was never the aim, says chief executive Darren Edwards
Norton Way Corporate Sales' focus on customers, cradle-to-grave fleet services and in-house expertise have delivered, says operations director Richard Siney.
Dieselgate, rising wages and even terrorists have hurt his business, believes MD Paul Tanner. 'Our model needs to change,' he says.
Trevor Finn is confident that his PLC’s growth lies in consumer-focused technology, a more flexible business model and used car sales.
Nick Beevis hit the ground running as general manager of Perrys Group’s multi-brand Aylesbury site and he’s not finished yet.
Automotive Management Live: Where franchised and independent dealers will find everything they need to know about operating a modern showroom and service and repair facility fit for the digital age.
When: November 7 2019
Where: Birmingham NEC
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