Name: Barry Richards
Job Title: Operations Manager Fleet
Organisation: Bath & North East Somerset Council
Time in role: 11 years
Previous job: Vehicle Mechanic, with Bath & North East Somerset Council
Bath and North East Somerset Council that was created in 1996 following the abolition of the County of Avon. It covers an area of 220 square miles, of which two thirds is green belt. After being in the market for a considerable number of new vehicles the transport and procurement teams looked for a cost-effective and innovative way of acquiring them, Sue Hurst speaks to Barry Richards to find out more...
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