XK Engineering’s Managing Director Dave Beale acquired the business in 2019 and his vision is to provide a ‘top end’ care package for owners of all super prestige and classic vehicle Marques, retaining long-term relationships with their important clientele as he explains:-
“I am very excited to be continuing the good work that XK Engineering has been famous for and to use that expertise to expand and grow the business with new and exciting workstreams”
“We have always sought to offer our customers a personal service second to none. We have amassed a workforce of highly skilled staff whose vast collective experience in the restoration and repair of classic automobiles ensures an unrivalled standard of workmanship.”
Dave has enjoyed a long and varied career in the Motor Industry and is also the owner of a successful Accident Repair Centre – Wyndon Motors in Coventry. Wyndon Motors is a highly regarded independent vehicle repairer which strives to provide the best possible service to its’ customers and holds manufacturer approval for over 20 vehicle Marques including Mercedes, VW Audi and PSA Group.
Dave understands the importance of a skilled and passionate workforce, the importance of working to the recognised industry and manufacturer standards and investing in the latest industry technology.
Sales & Marketing Manager
Jane Mossop is Group Sales & Marketing Manager for XK Engineering, working alongside Managing Director Dave Beale to prospect and develop both existing and new client relationships in the prestige VM and classic car sectors.
Jane has spent her entire 31 year career within the automotive manufacturer industry as part of the international PSA Groupe, gaining experience with all of their brands including Peugeot, Citroen and most recently DS Automobiles and Opel Vauxhall. She has held senior appointments in vehicle sales, logistics and aftersales and has always been driven by improving quality and excelling in customer-centric service.
Jane feels very passionately about XK Engineering and their future within the Classic and Prestige Car sector. Jane says “I am delighted to be a part of this exciting group. This prestigious company delivers the highest levels of quality expected by those clients looking for the very best in the country in both modern prestige brands and the classic car arena.”
Jane comes from a family of classic car and motor racing enthusiasts spanning four generations. She is therefore thrilled to be part of the XK Engineering family in what is an exciting time in this growing sector of the industry.
Adrian Mossop is XK Engineering’s Operations Director, responsible for overseeing all of the technical operations, production, quality and aftersales. He has spent his entire 38 year career within the automotive manufacturer industry and brings a huge amount of practical and managerial experience with him to XK Engineering.
He started his career as an automotive technician apprentice at TVR and worked his way up to Head of Parts Operations responsible for delivering the annual multi-million pound Parts Turnover for PSA groupe UK. He has led teams in Technical Services, Aftersales, Marketing and Fleet and held a number of senior positions within PSA groupe in particular. Crucially, Adrian was responsible for the Bodyshop Programme for Peugeot , Citroen and most recently DS Automobiles and Opel Vauxhall.
Adrian is passionate about the world of Classic Automobiles and has long been a motor racing enthusiast. He has enjoyed classic and sports car motor racing as a driver including a spell racing a Formula 3.
He is the proud owner of a 1973 Jaguar E-Type and an Aston Martin V8 Vantage and restored a rare Piper 1600.
Donna is our Parts Manager here at XK Engineering and has vast experience in both the Retail and Trade side of our business. Donna has worked in the XKE Parts Department for 14 years and has a keen eye for quality.
Don’t hesitate to contact her for all of your parts requirements
Derek is our Parts Specialist at XK Engineering. He can help with any query or question you may have regarding parts specification, availability, supply queries etc etc.
Derek has been at XKE for 3 years but has worked in the world of Motor Vehicle Parts since leaving school and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team.