AW – A Career for Life series

AW Repair Group’s 7th episode in the AW: A Career For Life docuseries sees Technical Development Executive Steve Hoe share more than 30 years experience in the industry and the evolution of vehicle crash repair.


Starting out as a paint technician, Steve was latterly General Manager of the company’s prestige manufacturer approved HQ site working with brands such as Land Rover Jaguar, VW and Porsche before taking on the role of Technical Development Executive and developing four Tesla Approved Bodyshops within the AW group.


With his own son also a paint technician, Steve heads up the AW Apprentice and Training Academy ensuring the industry is equipped with young bright minds for the future of vehicle crash repair.


Now at the forefront of change Steve explains how AW Repair Group is investing in the future with knowledge, skills and equipment to be able to repair complex vehicles on a daily basis.


AW Repair Group is proud of its personal development culture. From long servers of 20+ years to young apprentices starting out. The AW: A Career For Life docuseries focuses on our people – those at the heart of the AW success story every day.

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