experienced, flexible, efficient

The complete solution to comprehensive vehicle management

Our Approach

At Abridge Vehicle Management we are committed to providing the highest level of service to our clients, whilst offering bespoke solutions to meet your needs and ensure you are fully supported by us throughout the life of your contract.

By being independent of specific manufacturers and finance companies, we are therefore able to source the vehicles and payment options that match your specific requirements.

We firmly believe in giving our clients the support and the tools they need to stay firmly in control of their fleets at all times; That’s why our systems, dedicated client services and straightforward business approach are all designed to help you manage your fleets effectively and profitably.

Ultimately our approach is bespoke and effective, tailor-making the contract terms and service to suit you, our client.

Our People

Cars are what we supply, but our business is really about people; We help you to serve your customers. Our dedicated Client Relationship Advisors are always on hand to help with any queries you may have, and our senior management is fully involved in the day-to-day running of our business and serving our clients.

Richard pearson Managing Director

Abridge Vehicle Management’s Managing Director is Richard Pearson, a motor-industry professional for over 30 years. Richard still covers more than 20,000 miles a year to meet with and learn from Clients.


justin thorne Finance Director

Our Finance Director is Justin Thorne, a long-time business colleague of Richard's, and a mainstay of Abridge since it was formed in 2003.


Matthew howell Sales Director

Our Sales Director, Matthew Howell is our newest Director and joined the board in 2014. Matthew has been with us since 2008 and prior to that held senior management positions with both BMW and Mercedes Benz retail networks.


Sarah macmillan Client Relationship Manager

Client Relationship Manager, Sarah MacMillan joined the team in 2008, having been Fleet Manager for a large IT consultancy.


Our team of dedicated and professional account managers ably support our senior management. They ensure that all of our clients receive top-class service from Abridge Vehicle Management, whether leasing a few cars at one location, or a National fleet across the entire UK.


We are proud to count some of the UK’s biggest insurers and bodyshop repair centres amongst our loyal and satisfied Clients and are contracted to major UK insurers and PLC’s for in some cases over 10 years. Abridge Vehicle Management works hard to not only maintain their Client relationship but to develop them, in many cases engineering specific solutions for individual clients.


Abridge Vehicle Management is always ready to speak to anyone that shares our desire to offer the best Client service and our willingness to innovate. Openings are limited, but for the right people, there is an opportunity to build a successful career as AVM expands its place in the courtesy car market.

If you share our passion and are interested in joining the team, please send a copy of your CV to contact@abridgevm.com