Jon Crossley

Managing Director - Bentley Manchester

Name

Jon Crossley

How long have you worked for Sytner Group?

27 years.

How has your job changed in that time?

I am now responsible for three franchises instead of two which is an exciting challenge.

If someone wanted to become a Dealership Managing Director, what key skills would they need?

People skills, understanding customer expectations and manufacturer relationships, as well as understanding the accounting function to ensure good business practice.

What is your favourite part of your job?

Making money and being the best.

Three words that sum up the people in your team?

Winners, determined, loyal.

Hidden talents?

I can juggle three balls at once!

Favourite saying?

“Actions speak louder than words.”

If you could take one item to a desert island what would it be?

Golf clubs.

Things you like?

Golf, football, wakeboarding, snow skiing.

I will never been seen without…

my phone.

Favourite TV programme

Coronation Street….?!

Unknown fact?

My claim to fame is that I’ve played golf with four Golf Open Champions. Also, my name is inscribed in the players’ tunnel at Manchester City and my telephone number is in David Beckham’s mobile phone!!