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About us

Close Brothers Vehicle Hire provide flexible, comprehensive vehicle solutions including: vehicle rental, contract hire, finance solutions and fleet management services. 

CBVH vehicles range

Our services

As a business completely independent of any manufacturer or their finance house, we are able to offer a totally impartial service to our clients including SMEs, PLC Blue Chips and regional own account operators. Our team are experts in the transport and services sector and will be able to offer you our wide range of products, tailoring them to suit your needs to ensure your company is operating at its optimum efficiency.

Our services range from the provision of a single vehicle for a day’s rental, to a complete range of contract hire and fleet management packages with pay-as-you-go maintenance as well as sale and lease back solutions. 

Our technology

Our online systems are unique and market-leading. Fleet management technology makes it easy for users to manage a fleet, enabling you to have a complete document handling facility and providing transparency about our costs, vehicles and products.  

We support more than 6,000 vehicles with our nationwide support locations complemented by this technology.

Our senior team

Terry Ottey, Managing Director

Terry Ottey

Managing Director

Richard Gosling

Richard Gosling

Sales Director

Charles Starr

Charles Starr

Commercial Director

Sarah Frost

Sarah Frost

Finance Director

Noel Poxon

Noel Poxon

Director

Mike Beagrie

Mike Beagrie

Director of Coach & Bus Rental

Simon Matthews

Simon Matthews

Director of Coach & Bus Rental

Philippe Harding

Philippe Harding

Municipals Director

Our sales team

Nino Cavallino

Nino Cavallino

Head of Sales

Stuart Fairbrother

Stuart Fairbrother

Area Sales Manager LCV

Andrew Lee

Andrew Lee

National Account Sales Manager

Simon Collett

Simon Collett

HGV Sales manager

Shaun Robson

Shaun Robson

Area sales manager HGV

James Caves

James Caves

Area Sales Manager LCV

Stephen Chatterton

Stephen Chatterton

Area Sales Manager LCV

Grant Brindley

Grant Brindley

Retail Sales Manager

Emma Prince

Emma Prince

Internal Sales Manager

Our disposal team

Joe Welbourn

Joe Welbourn

Disposal Manager

Matthew John

Matthew John

National Retail Disposal Manager

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We are part of Close Brothers Group plc

Close Brothers is a leading UK merchant banking group providing lending, deposit taking, wealth management services and securities trading.

Established in 1878, Close Brothers Group plc employs 2,900 people principally in the UK, are listed on the London Stock Exchange and are a member of the FTSE 250.

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03454 600 601

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Close Brothers Vehicle Hire
Lows Lane
Stanton by Dale
Ilkeston
Derbyshire
DE7 4QU

T: 03454 600 601

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