Committee Overview

Committee of Management

Committee Description

The Committee of Management is the BVRLA's board of directors. It is responsible for strategic direction and policy as well as ensuring that the association is run on a sound financial basis.

All of its members are non-executive and give their time and advice free. To ensure that they provide a balanced and equitable view, they are drawn from all three sectors of the industry - leasing, rental and commercial vehicles - and from small, medium and large companies.

Meeting dates 

  • Thursday 18 May 2017 (includes Annual General Meeting)
  • Thursday 17 August 2017
  • Thursday 16 November 2017

Contact information

The administration of the Committee of Management is looked after by Kate Mclaren, PA/Secretary to the Chief Executive, who can be contacted on 01494 545709 or kate@bvrla.co.uk

The board of directors are:

Name Company
Simon Oliphant  - Chairman Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions
Matt Dyer - Vice Chairman LeasePlan UK Ltd
Brian Back - Honorary Treasurer  
Freddie Aldous - Honorary Life President      
Nina Bell Avis Budget Group UK Ltd
Tim Buchan Zenith
Peter Cakebread Marshall Leasing Ltd
Benoit Dilly Arval UK Ltd
Peter Grime Miles and Miles
David Hosking Tuskerdirect Ltd
Jon Lawes Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions Ltd
Tim Porter Lex Autolease
Khaled Shahbo Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Gary Smith Europcar Group UK Ltd
Brian Swallow Enterprise Rent-A-Car