Meet the Vantage Toyota Team in Leeds


Centre Principle: Steve Rowbotham

Steve Rowbotham

Steve Rowbotham joined the automotive industry over 14 years ago. He joined Vantage in 2001 and is now the Centre Principal for Vantage Toyota Leeds which is located on Domestic Road.

Steve has brought plenty of life and energy to the teams he has worked in since joining Vantage, and enjoys spending his time with the great employees and customers who are part of the Vantage family. He enjoys seeing customers return to Vantage because of the experience they had previously and the car which they purchased.

Outside of work Steve is a keen classic car fan who admits he probably spends too much time polishing his cars and going to classic car shows.


Sales Manager: Graham Cuthbertson

Graham Cuthbertson

With an impressive 37 years in the industry, Graham joined Vantage as Sales Manager in January 2016. He loves working as part of the sales team for Toyota because he loves both the Toyota product and Toyota's approach to customers. If Graham had to pick his favourite car, it would definitely be the Toyota AYGO because it's small, good looking and a lot of fun to drive!

In his spare time, Graham can often be found in his garden! Welcome to the team Graham!


​Aftersales Manager: Geoff Kay

Geoff Kay

Geoff Kay, Aftersales Manager at Toyota Leeds, joined Vantage in 2016 with 37 years of Aftersales experience with various manufacturers and is a valued addition to the Vantage family. Having worked for several car manufacturers, Geoff truly believes that both Toyota & Lexus are the best manufacturers he has worked with which is why he enjoys coming to work every day!

When he's not at work, Geoff enjoys spending quality time with his wife or watching Rugby League from the comfort of his sofa. Not a lot of people know, but Geoff started his career path in the Army and spend 6 years serving.


Parts Manager: Ian Goldsborough

Ian Goldsborough

Ian Goldsborough is our resident parts specialist at Toyota Leeds, with 18 years' working for the Toyota brand and 33 years' in the motor trade he is certainly a knowledgeable member of our team.

Ian enjoys working for Toyota because he finds the brand to be extremely forward thinking and customer focused. His favourite car is the Toyota GT86 because of its power and sporty looks at a great price!

When he's not in our Leeds dealership, Ian can be found playing sport as this is something he really enjoys. However, with a really competitive nature, Ian sometimes finds it difficult to get his family to play games with him!!