Cazoo attracts senior team members from across industry

7 May 2019

Cazoo, the new startup seeking to transform the way people buy used cars in the UK, today announces three new appointments who have joined from AutoTrader, Tesla and Manheim.

Having raised over £30 million at the end of last year, Cazoo has already built a team of over 50 people based in Euston, central London, and has plans to launch by the end of this year.

Kevin Harding joins from AutoTrader where he held senior positions including UK Sales Director to more recently being responsible for monetising and scaling AutoTrader’s data and insight solutions, Market Tracker and Retail Accelerator. He joins Cazoo as Pricing Director.

Tony Long joins from Tesla where he was General Manager for Remarketing for several years. Tony brings with him 15 years of industry experience across procurement, in-life services, financial services and remarketing. He joins Cazoo as Operations Director.

Bryan Stringer joins from Manheim where he built their Vehicle Solutions business, supporting pre-sale and ready to retail preparation services. He brings with him 30 years of industry experience with senior board roles at ING & Alphabet. He joins Cazoo as Head of Operations.

Paul Whitehead, Chief Commercial Officer at Cazoo said, “We’re delighted to welcome Kevin, Tony and Bryan to the Cazoo team. They are joining at a very exciting time and their experience will be invaluable as we rapidly build out our teams and operations ahead of our launch.”

For more information, contact:

Lawrence Hall, Communications Director, [email protected] / 020 3920 0013

About Cazoo

Our mission is to transform the way people buy used cars in the UK by providing better selection, transparency, convenience and peace of mind. We aim to make car buying no different than buying any other product online today, where consumers can simply and seamlessly purchase a used car entirely online and have it delivered to their door in as little as 72 hours. Cazoo was founded in 2018 and has a highly experienced management team, led by Founder & CEO, Alex Chesterman OBE.