Meet the AlloyGator Group Team

We love what we do and we’re lucky to work with great people around the globe. Bright minds, enthusiasm and a desire to try new things makes our team exactly the right one to take our business forward. From R & D, Finance and Production, through to Sales, Marketing and Digital development, we have a strong dedicated and gifted team who all buy into the success of AlloyGator.

Curt is a founding member of AlloyGator and a sales professional of 30+ years. He has a strong background in blue-chip key account management and has been involved in SME’s throughout his working life. Problem solving, concept engineering and relationship management are particular areas of his expertise, together with building and securing strategic partnerships.
Curt has led the business since its formation and is responsible for setting its overall strategic direction alongside the board, together with planning and implementing long term business strategies to achieve the company’s objectives.
Out of work, Curt is keen on all aspects of Motorsport, Winter Sports and particularly enjoys traveling with his family.

Curt Rathbone

Group Managing Director

Chris, Group Research and Development Director, is a founding member and talented engineer of over 45 years. Having formed and successfully run multiple businesses over 40 years, he has specialised in toolmaking for a wide range of applications, working alongside leading brands including Concorde, Jaguar Landrover and a personal favourite, the Popemobile.
Chris leads our product design and assembly process and can often be found amongst a desk full of technical drawings and project ideas.
Known as the “AlloyGator Mad Professor”, Chris can always see things from a new perspective and works to the tiniest of tolerences. Chris’s Wife tells us that the only time she has ever witnessed him mis-measure anything is when halving a cream cake!

Chris Rathbone

Research and Development Director

An experienced Company Director with a background in the automotive and debt recovery industries, Steph is skilled in negotiation, strategic planning, brand development, operations management and marketing. A strong consulting professional with a diverse skill set and over 20 years director level experience within SMEs through to multi-site PLCs, Steph is responsible for implementing the AlloyGator Global ecommerce strategy and supporting the MD’s Stategic Plan.
Steph has worked with the business since inception and has been an integral part of the launch and development of the AlloyGator product. Outside of work, Steph enjoys cooking, family time with her Husband and 2 Sons, Motor Sport and travel.

Stephanie Rathbone

Group Operations & Marketing Director

Over his 40 years of business experience, David has worn many hats including CEO, Chairman, Operations and Finance Director. Now FD with AlloyGator, he has been part of the team since the inception of the business.
A deliberate and precise personality, David is known for his attention to detail, as well as for being innovative and highly focused. David’s business philosophy can be summed up in one sentence: if you do the fundamental things in business well, the rest of it takes care of itself.
In his free time, David enjoys travel and visiting new places, as well as spending time at his second home in Spain.

David Harvey

Group Finance Director

Group Production and Logistics Manager at AlloyGator, Stephen has over 25 years experience in the motor trade and has held key roles in various vehicle dealerships.
Having successfully built and run 2 SME’s in the retail sector, Stephen agreed to join AlloyGator in June 2017 to review and develop the production and export functions of the business. Stephens focus is on efficiency and process improvement, together with export and shipping disciplines. He is detailed focused, controlled and highly methodical.
Steve is a keen motor sport enthusiast and above all else enjoys anything car related, closely followed by excrutiatingly long French road trips!

Stephen Reading

Group Production and Logistics Manager

Black Country born and bred Ian has been working in finance for almost 40 years, this on top of having an uphill paper-round! Married for over 25 years with two children, Ian never moved far from the Engineering and Manufacturing heartland of the UK.
Ian joined AlloyGator early in 2019 and says it’s good to be back in the automotive industry. Having previously worked with BMW, Jaguar Land Rover, Ford, Mini and Norton Motorcycles he is highly accurate, intuative and adaptable and has fast become a valued and integral part of the team.
Out of work, Sport is his main passion. He plays and referees football and enjoys any sport that involves hitting something! (Badminton, Tennis, Squash and Golf). His wife ensures that he is a keen DIY’er…

Ian Darby

Group Financial Controller

A natural problem solver with a passion for ecommerce Mia has much
experience of creating logical and innovative solutions to complex problems.
She is thorough and precise in everything she does, and has a keen interest in
technology, mobile applications and user experience. She is continually evaluating
and upgrading her skills so that she stays at the cutting edge of web
development. She is a total petrol-head and loves Motor Sport!

Mia Sutton

Group Web Developer

Daniel is the latest addition to the AlloyGator team and brings with him a huge amount of strategic and practical marketing experience from a wide variety of sectors that will help AlloyGator develop and implement a successful marketing approach.

Daniel Barrow

Group Marketing Specialist

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