Ultimately, ‘The Spirit of Cox’ is about demonstrating all of our guiding principles, with a determination to be a force for good for our team members, our customers and the environment and community in which we serve. The winner of this award will inspire their colleagues, wow their customers and make a difference to the world around us.

Ashleigh Roberts, NextGear Capital

Emma Mason, Enterprise Sales & Marketing

Georgia Richardson, Manheim Auction Services

Louise Cooper, HR

Megan Fitzgerald, Modix

Myk Mason, Group Supply Chain

Recognises an individual or team that treats everyone with respect and embodies the inclusive behaviours we want everyone to adopt.

Adrian Kelly, Manheim Inspection and Assurance Services

Jon Ingarfield, Enterprise Technology

Katherine Cosway, HR

Pablo Yllera, Manheim Spain

Peter McCullough, eVA Valuations & Appraisals

Richie Robinson, Manheim Auction Services

Recognises a brilliant team member who has made a huge difference to the company in a short space of time and who is anticipated to rise quickly through the organisation due to their hard work, creative thinking and leadership skills.

Aaron Benning, Enterprise Technology

Carly Crawford, Enterprise Technology

Dimitrios Batsougiannis, Enterprise Technology

Freddie Feather, Enterprise Sales & Marketing

Joseph Griffiths, ISO and Quality

Mihai Anton, Manheim Vehicle Services

Recognises an individual who consistently demonstrates the Cox Automotive values through their hard work and outstanding behaviours. They are the person who you always go to for help and they consistently go above and beyond their day job to drive the business forward and deliver outstanding results.

Adam Whiteley, Modix

Dave Banks, Manheim Vehicle Services

Desiree Wagner, Modix

George Singleton, Modix

Graham Hounslow, NextGear Capital

Heather Butterworth, HR

Laura Goddard, Manheim Auction Services

Laura Rainbow, Finance

Myk Mason, Group Supply Chain


Recognises an individual or team that has achieved fantastic results during the year by working together and building on the strengths of their team members.

Anthony Baker, Manheim Auction Services

Ashleigh Pickering, Manheim Inspection Services

Hayley Warrington, Enterprise Sales & Marketing

Laura Whitfield, Enterprise Sales & Marketing

Sarnjit Kaur, HR

Steven Friel, RMS



Recognises a project, initiative or team that embodies the spirit of Cox Automotive by being brave and entrepreneurial. The award will go to an individual or team who consistently deliver tangible solutions to any problems they face and who has changed the way Cox Automotive do things!

David Trainer, Enterprise Technology

Dealer Auction

Manheim Express

The Commercial Vehicles Team

The eVA Valuations and Appraisals Development Team

The Wyton Project Team

Recognises an individual or team that puts customers at the heart of what they do – consistently delivering great customer service, adding value and getting fantastic feedback.

Adam Johnson, Enterprise Technology

Andrew Heywood, Modix

Margaret Andrews, NextGear Capital

Richie Carrick, Enterprise Sales & Marketing

Sam Watkins, Manheim Vehicle Services

The Complaints Team

Recognises a group of team members from anywhere within the organisation who have worked together to deliver an outstanding contribution to the company in 2020 and have demonstrated that they think outside the box to make a difference. The team members do not have to be part of the same function to be considered for this award.

Enterprise Technology

Group Supply Chain

Modix Italy

The Commercial Vehicles Team

The eVA Valuations and Appraisals Team

The HR & Communications Team

Recognises a group of colleagues from across different teams, functions or brands who have joined forces to deliver an enhanced or brand-new process, product or service for our colleagues or customers.


Manheim Inspection Services - Scheduling Team

The CWL Acquisition Team

The HR & Communications Team

The Insight Report 2020 Team

The Tender Team

Cox Automotive is committed to doing good in our communities through volunteering programmes, raising money for charity and making our business more sustainable. This award recognises an individual or team who have strived to make a positive impact in 2020 to the company, the planet or to people…or all three!


Ann Fairbanks, Executive Assistant

Megan Fitzgerald, Modix

Mike Alford, Modix

Paul Greenwood, Manheim Auction Services

Sarah Devine, NextGear Capital

The HR Team

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This award recognises a location or business area that has achieved the best overall financial performance or improvement during 2020.


Manheim Vehicle Services 



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This award recognises a location or business area that has delivered outstanding performance as measured by a tangible improvement year-on-year against their people, customer or financial goals. 


Manheim Inspection Services 

Manheim Mansfield

NextGear Capital 




If you have been shortlisted, congratulations on this fantastic achievement and you will soon be receiving an invite to register your attendance at The Autos 2021!


The Autos 2021 takes place on Thursday 28th January and will be a night of glamour, fun and recognition.


This year The Autos are being held virtually – it will be a night to remember and we have some amazing things planned!