Jonathan Hargraves


Jonathan trained with Touche Ross (now part of Deloitte) and joined Bentleys after qualifying in 1991, becoming a partner in 1996.

Professional Qualifications
BA (Hons). FCA. Accredited Mediator

Sum up your role in one sentence
Problem solver and sounding board for clients.

What do you like about working at DB?
Meeting great people every day.

What was your first job?
Petrol pump attendant (the boss kept my ageing Mini on the road)

Name one thing you can’t live without.
Bialetti coffee percolator – as good as Starbucks every time.

Summer or Winter?
Summer. Family holidays in the sun.

iPhone or Android?
Android much too fiddly, iPhone just works.

Manual or automatic?
Automatic. The twin clutch is an engineering marvel.

What was your favourite toy as a child?
Wooden go-cart. We used to race up and down the lane.

What is still left on your bucket list?
Owning a classic two-seater MG.

Have you ever had a nickname?
Jonny. Two pals still use that name.