Meet The Team


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    Adam Miller

    Service Manager

    Adam Miller

    Adam started his career as a motor vehicle mechanic and then became a service advisor, working in an Audi and Mercedes dealership. He is now at the front line of our service department and has a strong customer focus.

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    Adrian Musto

    Office Manager

    Adrian Musto

    Adrian has been involved with Aston Martins since 1977, also previously working at Robin Hamiltons in the parts department. He joined us in 1992 to deal with customer’s bookings and preparing invoices.

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    Alex Baker

    Technician

    Alex Baker

    Alex joined us in 2008 and has a passion for Traction engines. Whilst his knowledge and experience allows him to carry out major restorations, he specialises in the drivetrain, building all of our manual transmissions, axles and general machining/ engineering.

  • Craig Blaylock

    Craig Blaylock

    Technician

    Craig Blaylock

    Craig has recently joined us after working for the last 27 years in the main dealer network. He brings with him a wealth of indepth mechanic experience and knowledge.

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    David Jack

    Managing director

    David Jack

    David founded Aston Engineering in 1983 following his involvement with Aston Martins in the 1970’s at Robin Hamiltons, who were the Midlands main AML dealer. The company has since grown substantially and is now recognised as one of the leading Aston Martin specialists, being awarded Heritage status from Aston Martin Ltd.

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    Dean Kourpas

    Race Shop Manager

    Dean Kourpas

    Dean has worked with Aston Martins since the age of 18. He joined us in 2006 from an Aston specialist in London and is now in charge of looking after cars such as the DBR1, DB3S etc and attends many classic race meetings supporting customers cars.

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    Gary Williams

    Workshop Manager

    Gary Williams

    Gary started as an apprentice 28 years ago, as part of his college training. His in depth knowledge of the marque and strong hands on experience allow him to efficiently manage the workshop but also still be actively involved in car restoration.

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    Gordon Lathwell

    Senior Parts Advisor

    Gordon Lathwell

    Gordon started working with us in 2002 following a previous roll in the classic MG world and is a member of our busy parts team. He has a keen eye for detail and a detailed knowledge of classic Astons .

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    Helen Columbine

    Accounts

    Helen Columbine

    Helen works alongside Tess dealing with Accounts and general administration following many years working in a customer focused position as a mortgage advisor.

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    Mark Brownlee

    Service Technician

    Mark Brownlee

    Mark started as an Aston Martin apprentice in 1995 and was fully trained on the DB7, DB9 and Vanquish models. He joined us in 2013, increasing our capacity for the more modern models.

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    Mark Gibson

    Technician

    Mark Gibson

    Mark started working on his fathers classic cars from the age of 12 and has always had a great interest in classic cars. Before joining us as a technician in 2015, he was a drummer in a very successful music band who toured throughout the world.

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    Martin Smith

    Technician

    Martin Smith

    Martin started 12 years ago as an apprentice after always having a strong interest in classic cars, renovating many classic VW’s himself. He now specialises in full restorations and anything electrical.

  • Paul Smith

    Paul Smith

    Media Manager & Technician

    Paul Smith

    Following the completion of a degree in Motorsport and then spending 8 years working for a Motorsport team. He now splits his time with us between working in the race car department, supporting cars at historic race meetings and as our in-house Photographer / Managing our website.

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    Phil Wood

    Senior Engine Builder

    Phil Wood

    Phil started in the motor trade since leaving school and has been involved with many prestigious classic car restorations including Ferrari’s at Graypaul in Nottingham during his career. He joined us in 1999 and now specialises in the rebuilding and development of Aston engines for both standard and race cars.

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    Ross Allerton

    Commercial Manager

    Ross Allerton

    Ross joined us in 1998 and started in our Parts department following the completion of a HND in Motor vehicle engineering. He is still actively involved in procurement/ remanufacturing of parts but is also responsible for the purchase and sales of heritage vehicles .

  • Sam Davies

    Sam Davies

    Parts Advisor

    Sam Davies

    Sam works in our Parts Department and started in 2010. He has since built up a strong knowledge of Aston Martin parts.

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    Tess Cripps

    Accounts

    Tess Cripps

    Tess has been with us since 2011 and is in charge of our Accounts department, processing purchase and sales ledger invoices using the latest sage accounts package.

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    Tom Halford

    Technician

    Tom Halford

    Tom joined us in 2012 as an apprentice and is now an experienced member of our race team. He has a great attention to detail and attends most race circuits supporting our clients.