Lee has been with the Giltrap Group for 23 years. Lee was previously General Manager at Giltrap Prestige and Independent Prestige, dealing in a wide variety of luxury cars. He brings with him the drive and ambition to make Archibald & Shorter the premier luxury dealership in the country.
Shawn joined Archibald & Shorter North Shore as the Jaguar Land Rover Brand Manager, quickly progressing to become General Manager of the North Shore Dealership. With previous experience working as the General Manager of West Auckland Nissan as well as General Sales Manager with Ford for 3 years, Shawn brings a wealth of knowledge to the North Shore team. Prior to this Shawn was based in Perth as the Dealer Principal for Jaguar. With the recent completion of the North Shore dealership, Shawn has been promoted to Dealer Principal.
Luke has had a passion for cars from a very young age. You could even say he was always destined to work within the motor industry. After 13 years with Audi, both in the Wellington region and more recently in Auckland, the Giltrap Groups acquisition of Archibald & Shorter provided the perfect opportunity for Luke to transition into a family of brands that he is fiercely passionate about. Luke enjoys spending his spare time in the great outdoors and renovating his first home.
Steve has worked for Jaguar Land Rover for nearly ten years, five of which were in the UK, so he brings a wealth of product knowledge and experience. He strives on offering great customer service and focuses on assuring his clients get the experience they deserve.
As an experienced Service Manager many of you will be familiar with Scott having spent the last 12 years of his career with the Audi and VW brands. As a factory trained Audi technician he is passionate about all things automotive and is looking forward to being part of the exciting growth that our prestigious brands are currently experiencing. Scott’s spare time revolves around his children, fishing and rugby.
Vernon has recently come on board as the service manager for our North Shore dealership, having previously worked as a Service Advisor for Giltrap Porsche. Vernon has a great passion for our brands, spending some time working as a Volvo, Jaguar and Land Rover Service Manager in Canada. In his spare time, Vernon enjoys playing golf and football.
Having joined Archibald and Shorter following 6 years at BMW, Blair brings over 20 years’ parts experience to the dealership. With a passion for the industry, Blair is excited to be part of the management team and share his customer leading, hands on approach with the Parts team where he looks forward to building better together to add value to his customers and the dealership.
Des has worked in the luxury car industry for over 10 years and excited to be part of Archibald and Shorter representing three of the most dynamic luxury brands on the market. His spare time is spent with his three children’s sports and other activities.
Kelly started her career with the Giltrap Group as Vehicle Administrator for VW, Porsche & Bentley in 2012. During this time she achieved the ‘Employee of the Year’ award in 2013. In 2016 she moved to Vancouver, Canada and embraced a North American lifestyle. However, since there is no place like home, Kelly returned to NZ in 2017 and joined Archibald & Shorter as our Quality Manager.