Telephone: 01132534901

Meet the Team

Martin Holmes

Managing Director

Joined the company in 1982 straight from school and has worked his way up  through the business from trainee mechanic on a YTS scheme to becoming the managing director of the business in 2001. Known  as a “ lifer” after only working for the one family business all his working life………….with no plans of leaving !

Sharon Farrar


Director and Dealership Accountant, with over 30 years motor trade experience. Sharon joined the business in 1990 as an Accounts Supervisor and is now in charge of the  financial side of the business and HR. Sharon became a director of the business in 2012. 

Steve Duke

Sales Controller

Sales Executive and Motability Specialist with over 20 years Motortrade experience, Steve has done the lot, Sales Manager, Business Manager and Sales Controller. Steve has been with the company for over 5 years and is the star of our used car videos  on our website. He’s also our self-trained website expert and used Car photographer.  

Steve McLelland

Sales Controller

Steve is one of our new recruits having joined the company in the summer of 2017. Steve joined us as a Sales Executive and Motability Specialist and brought with him a wealth of experience having spent over 25 years in the Motor Trade and finance industry. Steve’s overall Industry knowledge and experience will be a great asset to the Archbold sales department and he quickly settled in as part of the team.


Ian Greenwood

Service Manager

Service Manager with over 40 year’s experience in the motor trade Ian has seen it all, starting his working life as an apprentice mechanic before becoming a workshop foreman then a  workshop controller before joining Archbolds in 2004 as our Service Manager. 

Andy Hartley

Senior Service Advisor

With over 26 years Motortrade experience.  Andy has seen and done it all with a vast experience of all makes and models of Cars and his knowledge of the aftersales business is second to none !

Jordan McKay

Service Advisor

Helen Helsby

Service Advisor

Richard Hainsworth

Parts Manager

Richard is another “lifer”, who also joined the company straight from school and has over 30 years of service. Richard joined as an apprentice Parts advisor and progressed through the ranks to become parts manager of the dealership and later also the accident repair centre.

Bradley Howland

Parts Advisor

Nick Carter

Service Driver

Charlie Jackson

Service Driver