Meet The Team
Purveyors of High-end used Cars in Sheffield, England
James Holland - Owner
Born straight into the motor trade, James has amassed an incredible wealth of knowledge when it comes to high end car sales. Fuelled with ambition, driven by passion, James founded The Car Specialists in 2006 with a desire to give his customers the best experience possible, every time.
Inspired by his father who has been in the motor trade from the late sixties, James was taught a strong work ethic from the very beginning, building rapport with his customers through honesty and trust. The success of The Car Specialists Is the result of hard work, enthusiasm and exceptional attention to detail.
Mark Pemberton - General Manager
Mark has been an influential member of The Car Specialists since its founding and plays a massive part in the success of the company. With his great work ethic and business minded nature his role sees him making sure that every aspect of the day to day business runs smoothly. Leaving no stone unturned, Mark works very closely with each member of staff and is always happy to meet and greet each individual customer.
Simon Stead - Sales Executive
Simon joined the company in 2015 and has a wide range of experience within the car industry. His wealth of knowledge that he’s learned at various franchises in Sheffield make him a great asset. We are happy to have Simon here to offer more diversity within the sales team at The Car Specialists as Simon is also a professional speedway rider who is Captain and number 1 of the Sheffield Tigers and is a current Team GB international. Simon’s natural love of all bikes and cars makes him a fabulous member of our team here at The Car Specialists.
Luke West - Buyer/Sales
Luke is in charge of sourcing and valuing the majority of our current stock. He brings a wealth of valuable knowledge having previously worked in various roles within the motor trade. He has an excellent eye for buying exciting and individual stock for our showroom and never fails to acquire vehicles that meet the high expectations of our customers.
Simon Hayes - Operations Manager
Simon is in charge of overseeing the car preparation & detailing process we carry out on each individual car in stock. From making sure that every vehicle is prepared to the best possible standard as soon as it’s on site to the detailing carried out prior to collection Simon never fails to meet our high expectations here at the car specialists.
Andy Birks – Vehicle Preparation
With over thirty years of valeting experience Andy has gained a meticulous eye for detail. With his great product knowledge and detailing skills, Andy ensures the cars in our showroom meet the high standards of The Car Specialists and all of our customers.
Ben Aspinall - Vehicle Preparation
Ben works alongside Andy in the valeting department to help ensure our cars are prepped to the highest standard. After joining The Car Specialists team in 2016 Ben has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience all helped along by his love for cars and motorcycles.