MEET OUR SPEAKERS
Introducing our consultancy Bright Sparks
Claire leads the Zenith consultancy team with a fleet industry career spanning 15 years. As a passionate follower of politics and a qualified tax advisor, Claire is a key influencer in the industry. Working with industry bodies, Claire supports to position the role fleet can play in driving the Clean Air Agenda and assisting fleet operators to strategically plan for the future and reap the benefits of the ever-changing fleet landscape. Outside of the office, Claire likes a challenge and recently completed the London marathon raising over £2,000 for National Deaf Children's Society.
Claire Evans, head of consultancy
Rachel joined Zenith 8 years ago after studying for her BA in politics and sociology from the University of Leeds. She plays a pivotal role with policy reviews for customers by identifying cost-saving initiatives that support with their long-term strategic plans. Rachel has a passion for all things numbers and enjoys helping customers understand the tax landscape for fleets. She’s also busy studying for her Association of Tax Technicians qualification, renovating her house and trying to squeeze in some yoga practice where time allows!
Rachel Lane, fleet consultant
Nicola joined Zenith in 2015 and worked within our pricing and tender functions before moving to the consultancy team in 2017. In addition to her analyst work crunching the numbers, Nicola is interested in how the Clean Air Agenda is changing fleet, and keeps up-to-date on the latest electric car releases to recommend to customers. In her spare time, Nicola enjoys long walks to the pub, and is trying to build an impressive vinyl record collection.
Nicola Austin, fleet analyst
Tom joined Zenith on the graduate scheme in October 2017 after finishing university with a first class degree in business. As an analyst, Tom explores the operational efficiencies and cost savings that can enhance our customers' fleets with a particular interest in commercial vehicles. Outside of his day to day responsibilities, Tom helps to run the apprenticeship scheme at Zenith and when he's not at work, he enjoys travelling around the world and tasting all their different foods!
Tom Leonard, fleet consultancy analyst