Clifford Thames Management Team pick up regional award from BVCA

Clifford Thames management team celebrated being awarded South East Mid-Market team of the year at the British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA) Management Team Awards, produced in association with Grant Thornton UK LLP last night.

Overcoming Barriers to Dealership Loyalty

There continues to be a barrier to loyalty, with a common misconception that customers are overcharged and unnecessary work is undertaken. Despite the obvious benefits dealers offer, such as fully trained staff, OEM parts and system updates, overcoming these perceptions continues to be a challenge. A transparent and accessible customer touchpoint solution is incredibly valuable.

2016 Roundup

2016 Roundup

2016 has been a fantastic year for us with many of our plans and aspirations coming to fruition in rapid succession. Our people drive the business and the success we have had this year is testament to the dedication, professionalism and relationships we enjoy with our customers. Technology moves at a lightening pace and on the horizon, there are many developments in our marketplace connected car, autonomous driving, electric vehicles to name but a few. With our strong vehicle manufacturer relationships and our deep understanding of the data, we continue to be well-positioned for the changes ahead.”

Attracting and retaining staff in a competitive environment

As City AM reports that Investors want to better understand why executives are paid what they are paid with clear rationale our Chief Financial Officer Richard West shares his thoughts on remuneration planning in order to attract, retain and support employees.

Nissan launch Online Booking from Clifford Thames

Clifford Thames are celebrating further success with yet another new business win, global vehicle manufacturer Nissan, have appointed Clifford Thames to provide all of their 220 UK based dealerships with the Online Booking application.

Online Service Booking

Clifford Thames Online Service Booking continues to deliver results for customers generating an outstanding 30% increase of jobs booked through the application.

Giving something back

The past few weeks have been rife with charitable fundraising at Clifford Thames. In addition to the success of the Krakow business run we have volunteered, played, voted and guessed all to help raise both funds and awareness for charity.

New Tunnel Sponsors at Oxford United

Oxford United kicked off  the new season with the backing of sponsors Clifford Thames who go into their second year of partnership with the U’s and are celebrating by sponsoring the club’s boardroom, players’ tunnel and a raft of community engagement programmes.


After celebrating 30 years of supporting distance learning for Ford staff globally, Autoteam continues to grow. David Farrell, Communications Manager responsible for Autoteam UK is delighted to announce that The Ford Academy in Naas, Ireland with over 60 dealerships has subscribed to the publication with immediate effect.

Clifford Thames acquire AC AutoConsult GmbH

Clifford Thames Ltd can announce, with immediate effect, an acquisition which drives their portfolio of solutions deeper across the automotive aftermarket globally. 

New beginnings

New beginnings

For more than 10 years Clifford Thames Asia Pacific office has been situated in Epping, Victoria and it has become a home for our team. However, as a business you always need to move forward and grow. The plan about the move to a new office had blossomed about a year ago.

Clifford Thames HQ proud sponsors of TEDx event

Clifford Thames are delighted to announce their support, as corporate sponsors, of TEDxChelmsford 2016. TEDx is an international community that organizes - style events anywhere and everywhere, celebrating locally-driven ideas and elevating them to the global stage.