Meet our team

Meet our team

Meet the people behind RL Motor Services

Richard Lakey RICHARD LAKEY

Richard transformed his passion of motor vehicles and repairing them into reality by starting the business in 2006. With a wealth of experience, previous employment at BMW Main Dealer and Performance Car Specialist plus hard work and determination, he has achieved his ultimate goal, a thriving busy BMW Specialist Garage.

Vivky Lakey VICKY LAKEY

Vicky working alongside Richard since 2009 has supported her husband in building the business. Running the main reception, back office duties and branding the business with her, office management and word processing skills, has raised their game quite significantly.

Pete Scantleburry PETE SCANTLEBURY

Pete our Manager brings a wealth of experience to the business having previously worked at BMW Main Dealer and other specialist establishments. A valued member of the team, he runs the operation of the workshop, oversee's the daily diary as well as being a team player. He excels in his management skills, diagnostic fault finding, recently qualified to undertake the Re-Mapping, the business First Aider and an MOT Tester.

Lyne Lakey LYNNE LAKEY

Lynne, Richard's Mother works for the business in the accounts department doing all important figures and spreadsheets. It wouldn't be unusual to see Lynne in reception assisting with the day to day run of the business, customer liaising.

Justen James JUSTEN JAMES

Justen our Salesman arrived in May 2016. He has brought a wealth of knowledge and experience in buying and selling cars. He thrives passion to sell a quality vehicle at a great deal to our customer. He is your contact from buying, selling, part exchange and can organise finance credit to suit each individuals budget.

Shaun McDonald SHAUN MCDONALD

Shaun our Service Advisor who joined us in summer 2016 is your first point of contact to the business. Previously a vehicle technician, his knowledge is essential in his role. With superior business and customer relationship skills, he will ensure your visit from booking, arrival, and collection of your vehicle is as smooth as possible.

Scott Stevens SCOTT STEVENS

Scott has been with us for over two years having previously worked at BMW Main Dealer and also Audi Main Dealer. He has vast experience having also completed a degree in Motorsport and Logistics in 2010. His real passion is working on Mini's but surpasses on our bigger more complex engine jobs. Scott is also an MOT Tester for the business.

Lee MacMillan LEE MACMILLAN

Lee was our first member of staff and joined the business in 2006. Now a fully qualified technician, recently qualified as an MOT Tester, Lee is a fantastic team player that offers first class workmanship.

Andy Toms ANDY TOMS

Andy our Valeter and Detailer joined the company in 2014 having previously worked at BMW Main Dealer for many years. He ensures our cars are of a high standard for sale and prides in his fine detailing skills to achieve this.

Redley Kennard REDLEY KENNARD

Redley a new member of our team to the workshop joined us recently having completed his Apprenticeship at BMW Main Dealer. He has a great future ahead of him and is enjoying the variety of jobs we can offer him to broaden his skills.