Rob Watson

Business Manager - Bentley Leicester

How long have you worked for Sytner Group?

11 years.

How has your job changed in that time?

Not a great deal really, it’s always important to keep a focus on getting the basics right. Also, since the recession strict rules relating to lending have been implemented.

For someone who wanted to become a Business Manager, what key skills would they need?

Patience, to be able to get on with people from all walks of life, to be numerate and have ultimate discretion.

What is your favourite part of your job?

Converting customers who had never considered buying a car using finance, to the benefits purchasing in this way. Plus, being top of the league tables in my team!

Three words that sum up the people in your team?

Spirited, fun, competitive.

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

My fishing rod.

Favourite saying?

“Try your best to do your best to be the best”

Hidden talents?

DIY – I have just finished my loft conversion!

Things you like?

Spending time with family, beers with the boys, rugby and fishing.

I will never been seen without…

A glass in my hand!

Favourite TV programme

Total Fishing.

Unknown fact?

I can juggle!