Alex Chesterman OBE
Founder & Executive Chairman
Alex founded Cazoo in 2018 to make buying and selling a car as simple and seamless as ordering any other product online today. Previously, in 2008, he founded Zoopla which delivered greater transparency and efficiency to the UK property market and in 2003, he co-founded LoveFilm which transformed the DVD rental market in the UK and Europe. Alex is one of Europe's leading digital entrepreneurs and has spent the last twenty years applying data and technology to improve consumer experiences.
Chief Executive Officer
Paul has been with Cazoo since its inception. He started as Chief Operating Officer before his appointment as Chief Executive Officer in April 2023. Prior to joining Cazoo, Paul was Chief Strategy Officer at ZPG Plc where he was responsible for strategic direction, M&A and partnerships as well as investments and management of its international businesses. Prior to that, he was Commercial Director at uSwitch and held various roles at Sky and Channel 4 and has over 20 years of experience in managing and growing consumer technology businesses.
Chief Financial Officer
Paul has over 30 years’ experience in various finance roles and joined Cazoo from Graphcore. He was previously Chief Financial Officer at UK-listed Mitie Group PLC and prior to that held a number of roles at international private equity backed companies including CPA Global, Virgin Active, Birds Eye Iglo and The Automobile Association. Paul holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Oxford.
Chief Operating Officer
Jonathan has over 20 years of automotive experience and leadership in the used car industry having formerly been CEO of CarShop and an Executive Board member of Sytner Group. He first joined Cazoo as a strategic advisor in 2021 and was appointed as Chief Operating Officer in March 2023. Prior to this he held several senior positions at CarShop and was an Ernst and Young, Entrepreneur of the Year finalist in 2016.