Meet the team – Leo Roy

Name: Leo Roy.

Job Title: Fleet controller, service support team.

Explain your role in 10 words: Covering all aspects of fleet requirements.

What’s the best aspect of your job?Creating a positive working relationship with clients.

What’s the worst aspect of your job?Nothing – I love a challenge!

How long have you worked at Fleet Service GB? Five years.

What was your first paid job? Car valeting at a garage from the age of 14.

What’s your favourite car? The Batmobile.

What one thing would you like to achieve before you retire? To be financially free.

Outside of Fleet Service GB, what would your dream job be? A presenter on BBC TV’s Top Gear.

Who in the world would you most like to meet? Morgan Freeman.

What is your favourite way to spend a day outside of work? Socialising, chilling and having a great time.

If you won the lottery how would you spend the cash? Share with friends and family and, of course, travel the world!

Not a lot of people know that… I can hold a handstand for 10 minutes.

Meet the team – Teodora Byrne

Name: Teodora Byrne.

Job Title: Fleet controller, service support team.

Explain your role in 10 words: Processing vehicle-related fines and invoices whilst offering customer service to clients.

What’s the best aspect of your job? The large variety of people I get to talk to.

What’s the worst aspect of your job? The frustration when issues are out of my hands.

How long have you worked at Fleet Service GB? Three years and 12 days.

What was your first paid job? During my university days I used to be a German tutor for primary school aged children.

What’s your favourite car? 1969 Shelby Mustang GT 500.

What one thing would you like to achieve before you retire? Write a book.

Outside of Fleet Service GB, what would your dream job be? Forensic scientist or criminal psychologist.

Who in the world would you most like to meet? Oh my… so many to choose from! To name a couple: American singer, songwriter, and musician, best known as the guitarist and frontman of the rock band Nirvana Kurt Cobain (hey, you didn’t specify dead or alive!) and actor James McAvoy.

What is your favourite way to spend a day outside of work? I love being outdoors, especially in forests. Otherwise a gig is always a good choice.

If you won the lottery how would you spend the cash? As I am sadly a (responsible) adult, the usual – buy a few houses around the world and travel as much as possible.

Not a lot of people know that… I have a fascination with killer minds!

Meet the team – Ian Jackson

Name: Ian Jackson.

Job Title: Fleet controller.

Explain your role in 10 words: Managing and tracking maintenance for a wide range of vehicles.

What’s the best aspect of your job? Talking to various people of the fleet world from fleet managers to drivers, every person and situation is different, so the variety is great.

What’s the worst aspect of your job? Simon Bray not making enough cups of tea!

How long have you worked at Fleet Service GB? Four months.

What was your first paid job? Caller at a bingo hall in Plymouth.

What’s your favourite car? Aston Martin DBS.

What one thing would you like to achieve before you retire? Swim with great white sharks in South Africa.

Outside of Fleet Service GB, what would your dream job be? I’ve already done it. In the Royal Navy sailing the world.

Who in the world would you most like to meet? Richard Branson, he’s a perfect example of if you want something, you can get it if you work hard enough.

What is your favourite way to spend a day outside of work? Spending time with my son, He is my world.

If you won the lottery how would you spend the cash? Buy a Harley Davidson and travel Route 66, and spoil the kids!

Not a lot of people know that…I have slept at Buckingham Palace twice!

Meet the team – Sarah Whitehall

Name: Sarah Whitehall.

Job Title: Fleet controller, service support team.

Explain your role in 10 words: Administrator for the maintenance team and invoice processing and ‘anything in between’.

What’s the best aspect of your job? It keeps me busy and there is never a dull moment.

What’s the worst aspect of your job? Simon Bray’s jokes (the same ones for 15 years).

How long have you worked at Fleet Service GB? Almost four years.

What was your first paid job? A Saturday job in a dry cleaners.

What’s your favourite car? Audi TT.

What one thing would you like to achieve before you retire? Take my daughter to America to swim with sharks (she’s shark mad!).

Outside of Fleet Service GB, what would your dream job be? Anything to do with working with animals.

Who in the world would you most like to meet? Tom Hardy, David Attenborough, or Joanna Lumley.

What is your favourite way to spend a day outside of work? Doing anything with friends and family.

If you won the lottery how would you spend the cash? The usual; house, holiday, cars, treating my family and friends and giving to charity.

Not a lot of people know that… I cry at most Disney films.

Meet the team – Steve Williams

Name: Steve Williams.

Job Title: Head of IT and development.

Explain your role in 10 words: Leading the development of Fleet Service GB’s in house IT systems.

What’s the best aspect of your job? Working with the business and its customers to deliver new IT solutions.

What’s the worst aspect of your job? Receiving a bug report for a change that has just gone live.

How long have you worked at Fleet Service GB? 5 years.

What was your first paid job? Working in the local newsagent.

What’s your favourite car? Nissan GTR.

What one thing would you like to achieve before you retire? Have an area of the Fleet Service GB system that is considered truly finished with no nice-to-haves left to implement.

Outside of Fleet Service GB, what would your dream job be? Working for SpaceX.

Who in the world would you most like to meet? Elon Musk.

What is your favourite way to spend a day outside of work? Spending time with my wife and my daughter, probably at the zoo.

If you won the lottery how would you spend the cash? Aside from the usual house, car, holiday mix I’d throw a massive party for all my friends and family.

Not a lot of people know that… I used to write novels as a hobby.

Meet the team – Marsh Webb

Name: Marsh Webb

Job Title: Fleet management support services lead.

Explain your role in 10 words: Client vehicle acquisition and disposal, variety of fleet administration functions.

What’s the best aspect of your job? The people I work with.

What’s the worst aspect of your job? Being stuck behind a desk!

How long have you worked at Fleet Service GB? 19 months.

What was your first paid job? Paper round.

What’s your favourite car? BMW M4.

What one thing would you like to achieve before you retire? To visit Hawaii whilst I’m still young…(ish).

Outside of Fleet Service GB, what would your dream job be? NASA scientist/engineer.

Who in the world would you most like to meet? Clint Eastwood.

What is your favourite way to spend a day outside of work? Something active, out in the fresh air and sun.

If you won the lottery how would you spend the cash? Look after the people that matter to me. Then do what I want, when I want. For the rest of my days!

Not a lot of people know that… I once met tough guy actor Danny Trejo (Google him) in New York City. He was very cool, and kind enough to have his picture taken with me. Top man.

Meet the team – Pamela Evans

Name: Pamela Evans

Job Title: Marketing and design.

Explain your role in 10 words: Managing the design, promotion and delivery of all marketing materials.

What’s the best aspect of your job? Working with aspiring content and passionate professionals.

What’s the worst aspect of your job? Other people’s opinions! Additionally, being sat down at a computer screen a lot.

How long have you worked at Fleet Service GB? Since September 2018.

What was your first paid job? In a greasy spoon café – £10 a day every Saturday.

What’s your favourite car? A 1989 Pajero – for nostalgic reasons.

What one thing would you like to achieve before you retire? Early retirement! I hope I achieve a healthy mix of work and travel.

Outside of Fleet Service GB, what would your dream job be? As an avid watcher of home renovation and house building programmes, I ‘think’ I would like to work in that industry – even as a tradesperson perhaps or site manager. But for me it isn’t about a dream job, it is more about a sense of satisfaction and lifestyle as a whole. As a creative person, the job would need a visual element.

Who in the world would you most like to meet? My parents when they were young.

What is your favourite way to spend a day outside of work? Something outdoors. Ideally on the mountain bike, riding trails somewhere. Soaking up the fresh air and nature’s views.

If you won the lottery how would you spend the cash? Buying properties around the world in the locations I have loved visiting and spending time in. Then paying off the mortgages of those nearest and dearest to me.

Not a lot of people know that… I compete in the sport of water ski racing, in the British and European series.

Meet the team – Becs Croce

Name: Becs Croce

Job Title: Accident management claims handler

Explain your role in 10 words: From vehicle damage to vehicle repair and everything in between

What’s the best aspect of your job? Showing compassion to drivers following an incident and being compassionate in sometimes upsetting circumstances

What’s the worst aspect of your job? Using the toilet after Leo!

How long have you worked at Fleet Service GB? Almost one year

What was your first paid job? A Saturday girl at a hairdresser

What’s your favourite car? Mainly vintage cars, 1950s. But for modern day cars, I love the Honda Civics and of course, most camper vans…

What one thing would you like to achieve before you retire? I’d love to travel more, my ambition is to travel throughout Asia

Outside of Fleet Service GB, what would your dream job be? To spend my life working at festivals or just to be paid to attend them!

Who in the world would you most like to meet? DJ, record producer and musician Fatboy Slim (aka Norman Cook)

What is your favourite way to spend a day outside of work? Either at a festival or at a gig

If you won the lottery how would you spend the cash? Travel, travel and more travel!

Not a lot of people know that… I auditioned to be a Bluecoat at Pontins but by the time I was offered the job, I’d fallen pregnant with my son so I sadly had to turn down, my then, dream job

Meet the team – Amy Gray

Name: Amy Gray

Job Title: C# developer

Explain your role in 10 words: Implementing and updating code to improve efficiency and user experience

What’s the best aspect of your job? Learning new skills all the time

What’s the worst aspect of your job? Looking at a computer screen all day

How long have you worked at Fleet Service GB? Since February 2018

What was your first paid job? Newspaper/leaflet delivery

What’s your favourite car? Chevrolet Camaro in yellow

What one thing would you like to achieve before you retire? Achieve a senior role with my own team of developers

Outside of Fleet Service GB, what would your dream job be? Property development

Who in the world would you most like to meet? George R R Martin, the American novelist and author of Game of Thrones

What is your favourite way to spend a day outside of work? Enjoying a BBQ with family and friends

If you won the lottery how would you spend the cash? Quickly! I’d invest in lots of start-up companies and then spend all my time travelling the world – I’d own holiday homes in Barcelona and Florida where I can laze in the sun drinking cocktails!

Not a lot of people know that …………………… I am studying for a degree in computing and IT, specialising in software engineering whilst working full time

Meet the team – Jess Harding

Name: Jess Harding

Job Title: Fleet controller

Explain your role in 10 words: Authorising repairs to ensure clients save money where possible

What’s the best aspect of your job? Making customers happy and building relationships with garages

What’s the worst aspect of your job?  It’s not on a warm hot beach and it doesn’t provide cocktails

How long have you worked at Fleet Service GB? One year and five months

What was your first paid job? McDonald’s

What’s your favourite car? Lamborghini Diablo 1990 or Honda Civic Type R

What one thing would you like to achieve before you retire? I would like to travel a lot more

Outside of Fleet Service GB, what would your dream job be? A criminal psychologist or forensic scientist

Who in the world would you most like to meet? I have already met my music hero (Tom Grennan); so I would have to say Adam Lallana (Liverpool and England footballer)

What is your favourite way to spend a day outside of work? A duvet day with loads of snacks

If you won the lottery how would you spend the cash? I would get married, travel a lot and buy a house – you’ve got to be in it to win it!

Not a lot of people know that …………………… I spent £260 on a large Alice In Wonderland tattoo on my thigh and I hate it