Meet the team
Our small but dedicated team have great industry experience which enables us to supply the best quality pre-owned cars with the best service histories and specifications. We specialise in Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Land Rover and Mercedes-Benz sourcing our stock from some of the largest UK leasing companies, as well as franchised dealers. We always have a good selection of cars for sale including selected part exchange cars. Every car we sell is HPI clear and comes with its own HPI certificate and service history.
Darren manages the business on a day-to-day basis to ensure we acheive our customer satisfaction objectives and assists the sales team ensuring they meet their targets.
Having previously worked for Audi and Toyota, as well as having run his own business, Darren brings knowledge and customer service to the business rarely seen in the car industry.
Joe buys our stock and manages the sales, ensuring we acheive our sales and customer satisfaction objectives. Joe assists with sales for holiday cover.
Joe re-joined our team in January 2019 after working for Audi and Vauxhall.
James works together with Carl in the customer facing side of the business, ensuring we maintain our exceptional levels of customer satisfaction. He joined us this year having worked at Vauxhall for two years and BMW prior to that. James prides himself on his honesty and his genuine interest in helping customers find the right car for them.
Dean is responsible for:
- Website photography and video's
- Movement of vehicles locally
- Assisting the Sales Team
- Assisting with our forecourt display
- Collection of new purchases
- Delivery of cars to customers around the UK
Ian set up Stansted Prestige back in 2008 with Philip, originally as a business working from home. Ian has an accounting background and is responsible for the day to day business finance. Since our humble beginnings, our business now sells nearly 500 cars per year with an annual turnover in excess of £7.5m.
We are seeing more and more repeat customers on a regular basis so we know we are doing something right. On a day-to-day basis our team run the business as we take a step back, we allow our team do what they do best at - buy great cars and keep our customers happy.
A motor industry worker for over 30 years, spending 16 years as a buyer Audi before setting up Stansted Prestige with Ian back in 2008. With this background and knowledge we have a growing business we are immensely proud of and have plans to continue this growth, keeping our eyes focused on customer satisfaction. Our team now run the business led by Darren Cox as we take a step back from the day-to day running of the business - we let our team do what they do best - buy great cars and keep our customers happy.