Our Management Team

Our Management Team

The management team at CLM has many years’ proven experience and expertise in Automotive industries.

The management team at CLM has many years’ proven experience and expertise in Automotive industries.

John Lawrence
Chief Executive Officer

John joined CLM as Managing Director 5 years ago.

His career in the Motor industry spans 28 years, with extensive experience across Rental, Leasing, Accident Management, Legal Services, Telematics, and Vehicle Sales and Distribution through a nationwide network of franchised dealers. He has worked with brands such as Avis, RAC, Hyundai, Trafficmaster, Aviva, and Arriva.

Andy joined CLM in 2015 and is a results-focused commercial leader experienced in strategy development and delivery, team leadership, operations management, business development and customer satisfaction.

Andy has many years’ experience gained in a variety of motor industry roles, with the Bank of Scotland, Masterlease and the RAC.

Andy Short
Chief Commercial Officer

Andy Short
Chief Commercial Officer

Andy Short
Chief Commercial Officer

Andrew Beard
Chief Information Officer

For the past 4 years of his 25-year IT career, Andrew has been leading CLM’s IT strategy to enhance the existing Fleet Management products and services, as well as designing and implementing exciting and innovative new propositions.

He spent 10 years with Tusker, the UKs leading Salary Sacrifice provider, turning the company’s proposition from start up to market leader as a direct result of IT transformation.

Gareth has 25 years’ experience in the Vehicle Leasing, Fleet Management and Asset Finance industries. Previously Head of Finance for GMAC’s International Leasing Group, CFO for Masterlease UK, and most latterly CFO for the Maxxia Group in the UK.

He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, training and qualifying with Deloitte in 1996.

Gareth Shaw
Chief Financial Officer

Gareth Shaw
Chief Financial Officer

Gareth Shaw
Chief Financial Officer