Irfan has been helping the Alexanders group keep running like clockwork since 2013. He oversees sales and maintenance for Alexanders Prestige and its sister brands Alexanders Horseboxes and Lehel by Alexanders, as well as sales for Harvey Cooper Cars. Formerly the general sales manager for Audi Teesside, Irfan likes to spend as much time as he can with his children and family, as well as spending weekends walking in the Lake District.
AT ALEXANDERS SINCE: 2013 | FAVOURITE CAR I'VE DRIVEN: 1970 Dodge Charger V8 500 big block classic – old-school magnificence |IF I COULD CHOOSE ONE CAR I'D HAVE: Rolls-Royce Phantom. It’s just an amazing piece of engineering |I CAN ALSO BE FOUND: In Egypt, on holiday with my family
Ben has always been obsessed with cars, and has been working with prestige automotive brands for more than 10 years. Now, he leads Alexanders sales team for both cars and horseboxes, giving everyone the support, coaching and motivation they need, with the aim to maintain our world-class customer experience. Outside of work, Ben spends his time with his wife and their two young daughters. He’s also a Newcastle United fan – ‘someone has to be’, he says.
AT ALEXANDERS SINCE: 2013 | FAVOURITE CAR I'VE DRIVEN:Ferrari 458 Italia – the connection you feel to the car | IF I COULD CHOOSE ONE CAR I'D HAVE: A Range Rover Sport SVR – it does everything, looks great, handles superbly, and sounds amazing | I CAN ALSO BE FOUND: Enjoying food and drink, spending lots of time with my family, and watching Formula 1
David manages our sales team, and oversees all of the transactions for each and every prestige car that goes through our doors. Before joining us, David was the general sales manager at BMW Durham, and now he uses his wide experience to make sure our customers get the high standard of service we’re known for. When he's not in the showroom, he likes doing a highly intensive exercise programme at the gym.
AT ALEXANDERS SINCE: 2015 | FAVOURITE CAR I'VE DRIVEN: Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 Roadster – it’s phenomenal | IF I COULD CHOOSE ONE CAR I'D HAVE: A Rolls-Royce Wraith. It’s just the ultimate all-rounder | I CAN ALSO BE FOUND: Feeling the burn doing CrossFit
Richard is responsible for sourcing high-quality prestige, sports and 4x4 cars both for stock and to fulfil clients’ requirements. He also works with customers to arrange brokerage, to sell their car in our showroom. In case proof was needed of his experience, to date Richard has owned more than 100 cars – 107, to be precise. Having been the managing director of a national fireplace manufacturing company, he now makes sure our showroom continues to display the best cars in the country.
AT ALEXANDERS SINCE: 2014 | FAVOURITE CAR I'VE DRIVEN: Porsche 991 911 GT3 – it’s a car you truly connect with. It excites you | IF I COULD CHOOSE ONE CAR I'D HAVE: Range Rover Sport Autobiography – it’s the perfect car for all situations | I CAN ALSO BE FOUND: Supporting my son James when he goes racing
Although James started working for Alexanders at the end of 2014, he became part of the family much sooner. Now a sales executive, we met him in 2011, when we sponsored him in the Ford Fiesta Championship, which he finished in the top three in both 2013 and 2014. Combining his love for cars and driving with a skill for helping customers, he settled in instantly.
AT ALEXANDERS SINCE: 2014 | FAVOURITE CAR I'VE DRIVEN: Aston martin Vanquish – what a fantastic-looking car | IF I COULD CHOOSE ONE CAR I'D HAVE: BMW i8 – probably the only car you ever need, full on futuristic | I CAN ALSO BE FOUND: On the race track or cooking – I like to make as many things by hand as possible
Adrian has more than two decades' experience in the motor industry, and joined Alexanders having worked with BMW for 16 years, half of which was in management. His aim is to exceed our customers' expectations in every aspect of the car buying process, and he firmly believes in building trust and developing long-lasting relationships.
AT ALEXANDERS SINCE: 2016 | FAVOURITE CAR I'VE DRIVEN: BMW Z8 – it made me feel like James Bond | IF I COULD CHOOSE ONE CAR I'D HAVE: Ferrari 308 GTS, because it was the only reason I watched Magnum PI | I CAN ALSO BE FOUND: Attending live gigs and playing cricket – as a schoolboy I played for Yorkshire
Dave has been involved in the motor industry for the last 5 years and has come from a main dealership background having spent 4 years at Audi. Having now joined Alexanders Prestige we believe Dave will build exceptional long term relationships and thrive within our business.
AT ALEXANDERS SINCE: 2016 | FAVOURITE CAR I'VE DRIVEN: Lamborghini Huracan Spyder – Endless Power | IF I COULD CHOOSE ONE CAR I'D HAVE: Audi RS6 Performance, Practical yet powerful | I CAN ALSO BE FOUND: Spending quality time with baby Harry and wife Helen, Socialising and Mountain biking.
Harrogate-born Steve has been at Alexanders since 2008, and looks after our advertising, maintains our showroom standards, he takes all of the high-quality pictures of each car that we buy and tailors each vehicles description. Before joining us, he helped his sister launch her cafe business in Harrogate. A fan of darts, he has achieved a 180, after four years of trying.
AT ALEXANDERS SINCE: 2008 | FAVOURITE CAR I'VE DRIVEN: Porsche 911 GT3 991 – it’s guaranteed to put a smile on your face from the minute you touch the throttle | IF I COULD CHOOSE ONE CAR I'D HAVE: An Audi RS 6 – it’s comfortable, practical and there’s performance whenever you need it | I CAN ALSO BE FOUND: Walking, watching F1 and playing football
If you’ve ever wondered how the Alexanders showroom looks so immaculate, with every car perfectly lin
ed up, look no further than Ed and Steve. Ed is responsible for advertising Alexanders’ cars, and making sure each car is displayed to the highest standard. A Formula 1 fan, we suspect Ed’s attention to detail easily rivals Ron Dennis’s.
AT ALEXANDERS SINCE: 2014 | FAVOURITE CAR I'VE DRIVEN: Bentley Continental GT V8 S – everywhere you look, there’s incredible handcrafted detail. There’s no finer place to relax | IF I COULD CHOOSE ONE CAR I'D HAVE: McLaren 675LT Spider. I couldn’t imagine driving any other car down to and around the Mediterranean coast | I CAN ALSO BE FOUND: On the river or at the driving range
Egzon has been working for the Alexanders Group for over 2 years, spending the majority of his time at our sister dealership in Ripon, Harvey Cooper Cars. Egzon's progression within the group has enabled him to take on a key marketing role at Alexanders Prestige where we are confident he will impose his passion for perfection and enthusiasm to our forever growing tradition for excellence.
AT ALEXANDERS SINCE: 2014 | FAVOURITE CAR I'VE DRIVEN: Lamborghini Aventador SV Roadster – Features in which could have only been imposed by an artist. | IF I COULD CHOOSE ONE CAR I'D HAVE: Rosso Corsa La Ferrari. The car you drive speaks volumes about who you are. | I CAN ALSO BE FOUND: Enjoying quality time with family and friends. Visiting family back home in Prishtina, Kosovo & Playing Football.