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Total Motion strengthens management team with new appointments and promotions

Total Motion strengthens management team with new appointments and promotions

Total Motion, the vehicle leasing and fleet management company, has strengthened its management team with several new senior appointments and promotions, including three directorships.

Due to our rapid expansion, having more than doubled its workforce over the past three years to 62 employees, Total Motion has promoted its head of finance and business manager to finance director and commercial director respectively and appointed a new operations director.  

Commercial director Kelly Longmuir has worked for Total Motion for 11 years, having previously worked for National Car Rental for six years, undertaking managerial roles within the customer services and sub-contracting departments.   

Finance director Mark Hughes joined Total Motion two years ago having worked at Agility Fleet as its finance director. He has more than 30 years’ experience within the automotive sector having previously been finance director at BRS Automotive, managing director at BRS Carlease and quality director at GE Capital Fleet Services.  

Operations director Matt Neale has been in the industry for 17 years, having worked for Lombard Vehicle Management, Masterlease and National Car Parks before joining Fraikin, where he managed the UK Support Centre. Most recently he was operations manager and rental lead for BT Fleet. In his new role, Mr Neale will be accountable for fleet administration, rental, drivers support and the complete procurement portfolio.  

Meanwhile, Nigel Hope, who has been with the company for three and a half years, has stepped into the newly created position of technical services manager and Sean Griffin has been promoted to fleet administration manager having worked for the company for the past three years.  

Elsewhere, Natasha Myers who joined us in 2015 to work in the sales department has been promoted to sales support manager. It is her second promotion in the company within this time having been promoted to team leader last year.

In addition, Tom Price, who joined Total Motion initially in fleet administration just over a year ago, has been promoted to rental and logistics manager having worked for National Car Rental/Europcar before becoming a fleet manager in the NHS.  

Total Motion has also made new appointments in the areas of business change, business support, rental and logistics and hr and marketing.  

Business change manager Lewis Carroll joins the company from Fraikin, where, during the past ten years he has worked in a variety of roles progressing to managing SME customers nationally as well as managing the UK call centre.  

Tracey Ryan, business support manager, joins Total Motion after 21 years with BT having worked in several department including fleet administration, customer service, complaint management, performance management and quality management.  

Also new to the team is HR and marketing manager Raquel Lesta, who joins the company after ten years with Leicester chartered accountants Newby Castleman.  

Total Motion managing director Simon Hill said: “By strengthening our management team we’re now in an even better position to drive the business forward. We’ve grown rapidly but we’ve never lost sight of our core values and are committed to providing the highest levels of customer care.”