- New members of the Pike + Bambridge senior team, left to right: Craig Daniel, Susan Russell, Richard Utting and Piers Bambridge
EDINBURGH-based leasing broker Pike + Bambridge has added three new appointments to its senior team in preparation for significant growth.
Richard Utting joins as commercial director; Susan Russell as head of marketing; and Craig Daniel as head of private client concierge.
Each brings considerable experience to the firm that was established in 2013, and has offices in Edinburgh, Aberdeen, and London.
Richard Utting joins from ClickMechanic, adding leadership experience from high-growth tech businesses. Key roles will include building high-performing teams, and driving exemplary customer experience.
Susan Russell has a background in tourism, events, and hospitality, having previously held roles with organisations such as Edinburgh’s Festivals and VisitScotland, having already achieved an award-winning career.
Craig Daniel adds more than 10 years’ experience in the financial service industry, having worked for the past six years in senior management roles focusing on business growth.
Pike + Bambridge managing director Piers Bambridge said: “I’m delighted to be able to attract people of the calibre of Richard, Susan and Craig to the team as the business enters an exciting period of growth.
“We really are experiencing a fundamental shift in the automotive sector, and we believe we are ideally positioned to capitalise on these changes.
“Their combined experience will expedite our expansion plans as we look to continue to challenge the way the world buys cars, and ahead of our ambitious growth plans into the English professional marketplace.”