BSc Hons (AgricEcon) Joint Managing Director, Head of Department and Auctioneer
Richard has worked at Brightwells for twenty-five years, having seen, sold and driven most types of wheeled transport that money can buy. As Department Director, he now oversees all vehicle sales and endeavours to further improve the experience of buying and selling Classic Cars at Brightwells.
Auctioneer & Sales Manager
Steve has been with the company since the mid 90's and is Sales Manager and Auctioneer for the Vehicle Auction Department. Always on hand to advise on an auction value or to discuss remarketing requirements, Steve has seen in excess of 100,000 vehicles pass through the doors. He aims to give you the best advice possible for buying and selling vehicles and hopes to make your auction experience a successful one.
Becki started her apprenticeship with Brightwells from school and has worked through the ranks to become a junior auctioneer.
Vehicle Division Account Manager
Dave has over 25 years motor trade knowledge ranging from the workshop to Sales Manager within the main dealer network. He is mainly field based and is responsible for visiting existing dealer accounts and looking for new business within the trade vehicle disposal arena. He is happy to visit any dealer or motor trader at their convenience, to assist in maximising their returns from trade stock and investigate new ways to re-market vehicles.
Having been with Brightwells Vehicle Department for nearly ten years, Marie calls hundreds of dealers and sellers every week, looking for cars to sell. She then handles a lot of the paperwork for the cars, when they arrive at the site. She has been known to sell some vehicles on our ‘Buy Now’ list, too, which she takes great delight in.
Adele works on administering sale paperwork for vehicles before they go to auction. Adele has been with Brightwells for a couple of years and has sold her own Land Rover through the auction.
Jessie organises the transport requirements for customers, as well as administering paperwork for the auctions and clients.
Having been with the firm for over ten years, James helps with the office paperwork and dealing with customers with bids in provisional sales.
Sorting out bills and payments, Jess looks after buyers and sellers alike from the accounts perspective.
Mechanic / Engineer
Tony has been associated to Brightwells for over thirty years, having attended our first vehicle auctions. He knows most vehicles inside out and helps with condition reporting.
Yard Logistics Co-ordinator
Neil is responsible for organising the layout of the vehicles for sale and the staff to prepare them and drive them through.