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Director of the Commercial Vehicle Contracts Ltd
Managing Director

Russell Nixon

Russell started his career in the leasing industry in 1999 before he took a leap of faith and established Commercial Vehicle Contracts Limited, bringing his expertise and experience in the LCV market.

Russell's vision and passion for leasing, allows him to genuinely comprehend the needs of customers, providing them with solution-driven products at competitive prices. Moreover, he ensures that industry-leading service levels are consistently met, instilling confidence and reassurance in the customers' leasing experience.

During his leisure time, Russell's true passion lies in embarking on exciting cruises, allowing him to uncover new and intriguing destinations. If he's not experiencing the wonders of the open sea, you can find him outdoors in the company of his beloved dogs.

Office & Operations Manager at Commercial Vehicle Contracts
Office and Operations Manager

Philip Boswell

Throughout his professional career, Philip held various roles in sales and operations management, bringing three decades of experience in the vehicle industry. 

Ensuring the satisfaction of customers has always been Philip's top priority. He possesses an exceptional background in addressing customer needs and resolving any issues that may arise. Phil thrives on challenges and is always prepared to handle unexpected situations calmly and professionally. His enthusiasm and adaptability allow him to tackle any obstacle with confidence and resourcefulness.

Outside of work, Phil is a dedicated supporter of Arsenal FC. He also enjoys spending time with his family and has a particular passion for motorcycles, including his beloved Kawasaki Z1000 Sx Tourer.

Financial Director of the Commercial Vehicle Contracts
Finance and Compliance Director

Christopher Orwin

Chris's journey in the industry began in 2005 as an Account Manager, where he gained valuable knowledge of the leasing broker market sector. Following a nine-year tenure in this role, he joined Russell as a Director at Commercial Vehicle Contracts Limited.

For the past decade, Chris has been in charge of the finance and financial regulation divisions of the company. Additionally, he actively collaborates with the management team to ensure the smooth functioning of the Human Resources department. Chris's professionalism and eye for detail have helped the firm to become established with its unique market position.

In his free time, Chris takes the opportunity to escape to Cumbria in the north. There, he can relax and rejuvenate by indulging in his passion for mountain climbing.

Key Account Manager at Commercial Vehicle Contracts
Key Account Manager

Graham Tiller

With over twenty years of experience in commercial print, Graham has accumulated a wealth of experience in the business-to-business sector. Understanding the significance of catering to customers' needs under tight deadlines, he made a career shift and joined the sales team at Commercial Vehicle Contracts.

Graham's knowledge and expertise in commercial vehicles and financial packages ensure that our clients receive exceptional service and find the right solutions for their needs. He is known for being friendly, knowledgeable, and always willing to go the extra mile to assist. 

Outside of work, Graham enjoys taking the scenic routes on his motorbike down the country lanes, whilst following motorsport in general where possible. He also loves spending quality time with his family.

General Manager at Commercial Vehicle Contracts
Sales and Operations Director

James Cox

With a remarkable background in IT and Change Management, James brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise from his ten-year employment in the NHS. Before joining Commercial Vehicle Contracts, he also gained four years of invaluable experience in the fast-paced realm of e-commerce.

James provides a comprehensive oversight of the business, with a particular emphasis on leading and supporting the Account Managers. His profound understanding of the industry ensures that each customer is provided with the perfect vehicle and finance solution, tailored to their unique needs. 

James loves the outdoors, and he often unwinds by cycling when he's not engrossed in his passion for property renovations. He also enjoys relaxing with his partner and two little boys.

Key Account Manager at Commercial Vehicle Contracts
Key Account Manager

Martin Weldrick

Martin has gained more than thirty years of experience in business development, holding high-level positions at large blue-chip corporations before joining Commercial Vehicle Contracts.

With his astute business sense and a positive, proactive approach, Martin places great value on providing the right solution and excellent customer service. He is firmly committed to helping businesses resolve their commercial vehicle needs, demonstrating equal adeptness in assisting sole traders with immediate requirements and delivering compelling presentations at the boardroom level.

In his spare time, Martin is a family man who cherishes his time with his children and enjoys European city breaks with his partner. He also is an avid Spurs fan.

Key Account Manager at Commercial Vehicle Contracts
Key Account Manager

Ryan Mitchell

Ryan brings a wealth of sales experience, accumulated over twenty-five years, along with a successful track record in various business-to-business settings.

After spending several years in the hospitality industry, where he refined his customer service skills and honed his consultative approach, Ryan has now joined the automotive industry. His primary goal as an Account Manager is to ensure that his customers are provided with the best solution for their specific needs.

Outside of his professional life, Ryan is a devoted partner and father to two teenagers, as well as a beloved fur baby. He dedicates himself to serving the community by working as a retained firefighter at Crowborough Fire Station in the East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service. Additionally, he passionately contributes to his son's U-16s rugby team by providing coaching assistance.

Operations & Logistics Executive at Commercial Vehicle Contracts
Operations and Logistics Executive

Callum Green

After gaining experience in the fibre industry by analysing data and integrating business systems, Callum realised that his skillset would be a good fit for the Financial Services sector. His meticulous attention to detail and personal interest in vehicles made him particularly suited for the leasing industry.

In his new role, Callum provides outstanding support to his colleagues Tom and Phil within the Operations and Logistics department. Together, they work diligently to keep customers informed of their vehicle order progress and ensure prompt and timely delivery.

Outside of work, Callum is an avid supporter of his beloved football team and enjoys spending time with his fiancé. They often attend various festivals and take every opportunity to travel abroad. In his spare time, Callum also enjoys gaming at home and is currently studying for a computer degree.

Key Account Manager at Commercial Vehicle Contracts
Key Account Manager

Steven Derham

Steve began his career in the automotive industry in the 1980s with Lloyds Bowmaker, where he worked with joint venture companies such as BMW and Mercedes Benz, providing finance to customers through the motor dealer network. After transitioning into the world of Contract Hire during its early stages, he has since collaborated with major funders like PHH and Lex Autolease.

With experience on both sides of the funding process, Steve is well-equipped to offer customers a wealth of knowledge and experience that surpasses their expectations.

In his leisure time, Steve enjoys golfing most weekends and participates in club and county competitions. He has also been fortunate to play on prestigious courses in Ireland, South Africa, and Dubai. Additionally, he has a fondness for Indian and Thai cuisine, as well as the traditional English roast on Sundays when possible.

Marketing Consultant at Commercial Vehicle Contracts
Marketing Consultant

Kasia Parda

Kasia, also known as Kate, brought her experience in handling Commercial Vehicle Contracts' tax affairs from her previous role at an accountancy firm when she joined the business in 2019. Despite making a complete career switch, she quickly grasped a thorough understanding of the industry.

With a keen eye for detail, Kasia skillfully manages our website and social media platforms. Her goal is to enhance customers' leasing experience by providing accurate pricing and creating engaging content, as well as keeping the customers informed about special offers. 

Outside of work, Kasia cherishes spending quality time with her partner and children. She loves traveling to exotic destinations and indulging in a variety of cuisines. Kasia also possesses a genuine passion for DIY projects, demonstrating her creative and hands-on nature.

Operations & Logistics Executive at Commercial Vehicle Contracts
Operations and Logistics Executive

Thomas Gaster

Tom brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise from his background in the corporate automotive sector. His experience in the industry ensures a profound understanding of its complexity.

Tom's outstanding organisational skills and attention to detail play a vital role in our business operations and logistics. Customers can rely on Tom to stay informed about the progress of their vehicle orders. His efficient coordination ensures that vehicles are delivered and collected promptly and hassle-free. With Tom at the helm of our operations and logistics, our customers can expect a seamless experience from start to finish.

In his free time, Tom actively participates in football matches as a proud member of the local team. In the evenings he usually hits the gym. When he's not on the field or working out, Tom indulges in his love for food, savoring new culinary experiences.

Commercial Vehicle Contracts is hiring
We are hiring

Key Account Manager

Are you ready to join our busy sales team and take on the exciting challenge of working in the automotive industry?

Whether you are a seasoned professional or someone looking to make a change in your career path, we welcome diversity and fresh perspectives. At Commercial Vehicle Contracts, we believe that the success of our team relies not only on industry experience but also on the right set of skills and personality. We value individuals who are eager to learn, possess excellent communication skills, and have a genuine passion for providing exceptional customer service.

Join our team and discover the fulfilling experience of helping customers while being a part of an innovative company where everyone can grow and excel. 

Please email your CV and cover letter to [email protected].

Why lease a van for business with Commercial Vehicle Contracts?

Experienced & independent


 25+ years experience in business vehicle leasing


Vast knowledge base on vans and pickup trucks


 Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and full BVRLA members

One-stop solution


Complete fleet solutions - from van finance to vehicle customisation


Unrivalled choice of the latest vans and pickup trucks at highly competitive prices


Bespoke van conversions

Unmatched service


Dedicated account manager


Secure 24/7 online customer portal


Rated 5* by our delighted customers

Excellent service

Excellent service again. So helpful and delivered with care

12 Jun 2024

Excellent service from enquiry to car delivery - thank you

Maggie Taylor
1 Jun 2024
Very easy to deal with

Very easy to deal with, all queries answered when needed. Guys were very responsive via phone and email!

24 May 2024
Phil has been great at keeping me in…

Phil has been great at keeping me in the loop on progress of my new ranger, delivery was on time, 👍

3 May 2024
New Car Delivery

Very helpful staff. Seamless transaction. Delivery of vehicle on time and product as expected

Stephen Davies
2 May 2024
From start to finish

From start to finish, beginning with new vehicle enquiry and quote, placing an order leading to delivery of a superb BMW to our specification.
CVC were friendly yet professional in all steps during the process. Thank you

Martin Lloyd
2 May 2024
A great experience

A great experience from start to finish, advice given was a great help.

Woodgreen The Animal Charity
16 Apr 2024
A great experience

From start to finish CVC kept me up to date on the paperwork process and delivered on the day they said they would. The quotes for the vehicles were reasonable and the service was great.

11 Apr 2024
Was a good experience.

Was a good experience and straightforward.

Scott Jackson
11 Apr 2024
Top notch service

James and the rest of the team have been extremely efficient at processing my order, and responding to my queries. Excellent job and I highly recommend them.

Simon Glover
9 Apr 2024
Cost & availability
9 Apr 2024
Communication through the process was…

Communication through the process was excellent and the van was delivered earlier than expected!

Ali Wood
4 Apr 2024
Got the job done

Got the job done. Professional company.

Jakub Orna
13 Mar 2024
Graham Tiller was very helpful

Graham Tiller was very helpful from the very first call I made to enquire about a vehicle to lease.

Graham kept a good line of communication and always got back to me with answers to my enquires and was very knowledgeable of special order vehicle I needed.

Craig Covington
12 Mar 2024
Great service

Great service, superb communication and always with the smile. Highly recommend

12 Mar 2024
Excellent service all round
Geoff Ward
6 Mar 2024