We have 14 delivery vans (mostly Ford Transits) and eight cars for directors and branch managers.
We purchase our vehicles outright and have always done so.
The knowledge that I have ensured my drivers are driving well-maintained and presentable vehicles to show our firm off in the best light.
It happened by chance when I moved to head office to take up other administrative work. I was appointed by the managing director and I’m pleased I was.
One of our drivers encountered a large horse box carrying horses for the Spanish polo team. The driver was an Argentinean with sat-nav which had sent him along a lane that was too narrow for his vehicle.