/ Our Board

Kerry-FinnonKerry Finnon – Joint Chief Executive

  • 1983 -1989 British Car Auctions, Site Management
  • 1989 – 1994 GE Capital Vauxhall Fleet Management
  • Set up Finnon Vehicles Services
  • 1995 Joined Greenhous Group and formed GRS, growing the business from 2 to 150 staff with remarketing volumes increasing from 1,000 to in excess of 50,000 units
  • 2004 MBO of Greenhous
  • 2012 Established Smart Fleet Solutions, the UK’s leading automotive supply company, employing over 400 people across 8 sites
  • 2015 Named 10th overall in the annual Motor Trader Movers & Shakers survey.

Derek-PassantDerek Passant – Joint Chief Executive

  • 1977 Joined Greenhous Youth Training Scheme
  • 1983 Appointed Parts Manager
  • 1989 Appointed General Manager (Greenhous Leyland DAF)
  • 1990 Appointed Managing Director of Greenhous Shrewsbury
  • 1994 Responsible for Greenhous Telford
  • 1998 Appointed to the Main Board of Directors
  • 2003 Franchise Director (Vauxhall)
  • 2004 MBO of Greenhous

Keith-SayfritzKeith Sayfritz – Non-Executive Chairman

  • 1977 Joined Greenhous Group as Group Credit Controller
  • 1983 Director General Manager for the Greenhous Vauxhall dealership in Shrewsbury
  • 1990 Appointed Managing Director – Greenhous Commercials
  • 1998 Appointed Joint Managing Director of Greenhous Group
  • 2002 Awarded Motor Transport Dealer of the Year
  • 2004 Appointed Group Chairman
  • 2005 Appointed President of Retail Motor Industry Federation
  • 2005 Appointed Vice Chairman to Shrewsbury Town FC

Mike-PawsonMike Pawson – Group Finance Director

  • 1983 – 1987 Qualified Chartered Accountant with PWC
  • 1987 – 1990 Redfearn plc, Financial Accountant, Group Financial Accountant and
  • UK Group Treasurer roles undertaken
  • 1990 – 1994 Flexpack UK Limited, Group Treasurer
  • 1994 – 2003 Lloyds TSB autolease, Group Finance and Risk Director of the UK’s
  • third largest car leasing group
  • 2003 – 2005 Swansway Garages Limited, Group Finance Director
  • 2006 Greenhous, Group Finance Director responsible for all financial and management reporting and relationships with Group’s bankers and funders