Meet The Team


Peter Brook - Managing Director

Peter has been involved in the motor trade for over 20 years. Before starting his own business he was involved in running a BMW franchise. In 1996 he founded Lawton Brook, initially building a niche buying and selling BMW product and latterly dealing in the prestige sector.

Lawton Brook is now one of the UK’s leading suppliers of luxury and high performance vehicles of only the highest standard. The Company works closely with Oracle Finance, both supplying finance leads and sourcing vehicles.


Phil Johnston - General Sales Manager

Phil has been in the motor trade for many years, previously working for brands such as Audi and Merecedes-Benz. He joined us recently from another large independent sports, prestige and exotic car dealership and brings with him a wealth of knowledge across all prestige marques.


Russell Norman - Client Manager

Russell has worked in the motor trade for almost 20 years and has main dealer experience with Volkswagen, Land Rover and Porsche giving him extensive knowledge of various prestige marques.

Russell started his career at Volkswagen where he was a sales executive for four years, he spent ten years as a senior sales executive at JCT600 Porsche Leeds and then one year working at Land Rover before he moved to Lawton Brook in 2011.


Phil Wilson - Client Manager

Phil has a wealth of experience, having been in the motor trade for over 20 years, the last 12 years within the prestige car sector. He started with Lawton Brook in December 2015. A petrolhead through and through, Phil is one of the very few people that can boast of working for a Spyker dealership! 


Ian Pearson - Group Purchasing Manager

Ian joined the Lawton Brook team in June 2011 as Group Purchasing Manager. He started his career as a sales executive at European Motor Holdings for 5 years before moving to Sytner as Group Purchasing Manager where he worked for 10 years.

If you are thinking about selling your vehicle, give Ian a call and he will do his best to help you secure an unbeatable price.


Kerry Lightfoot - Preparation Manager

Kerry is an expert in preparing luxury, prestige and high performance vehicles. He has worked in the industry for over 10 years and has been with Lawton Brook since 2006. Kerry takes a great deal of pride in his work and has outstanding attention to detail. He has exceptional patience and commitment to every vehicle he works on, which always leaves us in immaculate condition.