The Land Rover of Richmond Team
Mike Shami | General Manager
Mike has been with Cowell Auto Group since 2006. He loves spending time with family and friends. On a sunny day you are most likely to find him standing behind the BBQ entertaining.
Daniel Chaw | General Sales Manager
Daniel is an amateur photographer and golfer. He enjoys taking his family out for fine dining. Daniel says he is always learning from others, in order to improve on his 20 plus years of automotive experience.
Tony Bishouty | Sales Manager
Tony has always had a passion for luxury vehicles and has been with the Cowell Auto Group since 2008. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking on the barbeque, being active and spending time outdoors.
Paul Laderoute | Sales Manager
Paul was born and raised in the lower mainland and has been involved in all things automotive since he was old enough to walk. In his spare time you can find Paul cooking with his family and friends, paddle boarding at Crescent Beach, hiking, fishing or skiing up at Whistler Mountain or, up in the back country with his Discovery and the local Land Rover Off Road Club.
Rana Abhishek Singh | Sales Manager
Rana brings with him over 14 years of automobile sales and management experience. He completed his Master’s in Business Administration from Mumbai, India. Rana started his career in India and then moved to East Africa to join a MNC working as a Team Leader for 4 years before moving to Canada. He is proud of his humble upbringing in a joint family that taught him to respect elders, be patient and empathetic to his juniors & accommodating and understanding to all around him. He believes in providing the ultimate customer and employee experience at all times. When not at work, you will find Rana enjoying quality time with his family and friends.
Ray Cao | Brand Specialist
Ray has over ten years of experience in helping individuals with luxury premium vehicles. He loves to look after his customers, ensuring an excellent customer service experience.
Monica Chan | Brand Specialist
Monica is the mother of two beautiful daughters. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, and she loves finding new Japanese restaurants to try.
Li Chen | Brand Specialist
Henry Cheung | Brand Specialist
Henry loves to shop, especially for designer brand names…well he used to – Henry is recently married. If the newlyweds were to stick with one cuisine for the rest of their lives, you would probably see them at a Japanese restaurant every day.
Peter Chiang | Brand Specialist
Peter did not plan on being in the automotive business, but after car shopping for his family he found it was a right career for him. Outside of work, he enjoys playing piano, working out, and watching movies.
Tyler Hamade | Brand Specialist
Tyler grew up playing every sport imagineable; as such he has become a huge sports enthusiast. When he's not at work, you can find him running the seawall, throwing a football with friends, or eating at his favourite Pho spot.
Lei Jin | Brand Specialist
Lei enjoys dealing with different people and helping them find the perfect vehicle for their lifestyle. He loves to travel in his spare time, seeing different parts of the world and learning about new cultures.
Daniel Lam | Brand Specialist
Daniel is an avid car and music enthusiasts. On weekends, he enjoys watching Formula 1 races and bringing his dog out to the park. In the future, Daniel hopes to watch the Jaguar Racing team compete in Formula E in person.
Darren Lam | Brand Specialist
Darren has many years of sales and customer service experience. He is very passionate about the Land Rover and Jaguar brand. On his free time, he loves to reconnect with his loyal customer base to provide the best aftersales service possible. Darren is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese for your convenience.
Alex Sadeghi | Brand Specialist
Alex is a luxury connoisseur, an avid tennis player. He enjoys extreme sports and traveling. He has a passion for artistic and culinary arts, culture, philosophy and astronomy. When not working you can find him sailing or skiing depending on the season. He is a Semi vegan and fully organic. His family is his world.
Andrew White | Brand Specialist
Andrew is an Avid Golfer and Snowboarder and loves all things luxury. He is a self-proclaimed connoisseur of fine foods and a lover of all animals.
Mac Wu | Brand Specialist
Vic Yang | Brand Specialist
Vic was born and raised in mainland China, and came to Canada 12 years ago as an international student. He has lived and travelled all over Canada, from the east coast to west, finally settling in BC in 2012. Vic is fluent in both English and Mandarin and understands the importance of excellent customer service.
Elizabeth Balak | Product Delivery Specialist
Glenda Chou | Product Delivery Specialist
Glenda lives by the motto: DREAM, BELIEVE, ACHIEVE. She is a lover of all things fashion, travel, and fast cars
Sarah Ren | Product Delivery Specialist
Sherry Che | Business Office Manager
Sherry loves animals and adopted a cat two years ago. She loves travelling, hiking and hanging out with friends. Sherry considers herself a foodie and loves to find good restaurants.
Chang Shu | Business Office Manager
Chang enjoys all kinds of outdoor activities. She loves playing tennis and hiking during summer, and skiing during winter. You will also find her enjoying a good patio time when the sun is out.
Josh Yang | Business Office Manager
Josh from Beijing, China and joined Cowell Auto Group in January 2010. Josh likes anything that involves an engine. He loves driving and travel.
Steve Jarrold | Fixed Operation Manager
Arc Arduini | Service Manager
Arc appreciates exotic cars, his gem is a 1984 Alfa Romeo GTV.6 which has been rebuilt from the ground up. He also enjoys family, sports, fashion and his years playing music with his band. Ask him where to find a good plate of pasta…
Nelson Shum | Service Team Lead
Nelson is an avid hockey and motorsports fan. In his spare time you will find him riding his bike, snowboarding or tinkering with his own car.
Hardev Dehal | Service Advisor
If Hardev is not inside a hockey arena or race track, you can often find him relaxing at home, geeking out in front of his own custom home theater system!
David Lee | Service Advisor
Vanco Peng | Service Advisor
Vanco was born and raised in Kunming. After spending some time in Vancouver she loved what this beautiful city had to offer and decided to move here. Fun fact: she’s traveled to over 26 cities within 11 countries while taking 13 courses during her undergraduate career.
Arthur Smith | Service Advisor
Arthur doesn't mind work but his dream would be sitting on a private beach, with his phone off, drinking a whiskey sour. He loves watching and playing Ice Hockey but thinks Roller Hockey is stupid.
Brian Soo | Service Advisor
Brian joined Cowell Auto Group in 2014. During his free time he enjoys exploring new restaurants and working out. He believes that it’s all about a happy balance between food and exercise.
Amy Zhang | Service Advisor
Amy is an avid skier and traveler. In the summer, you are most likely to find her soaking up the sun at the beach or enjoying some time on the patio.
Hussein Ladha | Service Support
Hussein loves the finer things in life, Classic and Exotic Sports Cars. When not working, you might find him coaching his youngest son's hockey team or older son's challenger baseball team. He loves watching car and home renovation shows. You might also find him enjoying a hockey game (Hab Fan) with his wife and 2 boys.
Nabeel Yoaeel | Service Lot
Nabeel, born in Iraq enjoys living in Vancouver. His idea of a good day would be one spent at the beach with his wife, enjoying a Kebab on the BBQ.
Fadi Yunan | Service Lot
Fadi was born in Iraq. Away from work, he enjoys going to a park with his wife and three children, or spending a quiet evening at home watching a movie with his family.
Jennifer Perkins | Parts Manager
Jennifer is a multi-talented individual. She’s a proud mother and coach that is equally as supportive as she is hands-on both at work and at home.
Karl Cloutier | Parts Representative
Karl is an active automotive fanatic that enjoys the race tracks and meets. He has impeccable memory and a fine eye for detail when it comes to the next new mod that can be fitted to his vehicle.
Nick Hunter | Parts Representative
Nick enjoys multiple genres of music. With his extensive humor and impersonations he’s a great addition to the parts team.
Roxane Jirku | Parts Representative
Roxanne is very quick, witty, and precise at her job, which is indicative of her amazing outgoing personality. She enjoys her coffee and is always fashionable in her steel toe boots.
Jessica Liggett | Parts Representative
Jessica is a recent addition to the parts team. Her ability to always have a smile on her face and offer a helping hand is one of her admirable traits.
Scott Thompson | Parts Representative
Scott enjoys a good beverage after a long hard day at work. You can often find him spending time with his dog Parro or planning the next big trip.
Erik Romistrowicz | Parts Representative
Erik has been in the automotive industry for 24 years. He has a meticulous eye for modern and vintage motorcycles and a true love for “American Muscle” cars. In his free time he likes to travel to warm climates and enjoys a hearty meal.
Graham Hull | Parts Driver
Graham, though always on the road at work, is also a husband, father, and sport fanatic. He enjoys a good jam at a concert and reading a good book. Why not throw in some good roller ball and he will be well on his way to scoring his next goal.
James Herzog | Warranty Administrator
James is a food guru. When it comes to whipping up a storm in the kitchen he can create the next best meal or baked good that will have you craving more. He also enjoys authentic classic luxury vehicles and can make beautiful stained glass windows. How’s that for talent.
Hannah Wiebe | Service & Warranty Administrator
Hannah enjoys the sweeter things in life including spending time with her husband. She has a big-heart and is always looking to lend a hand when you need her. Food, Traveling, and Family are three very important parts of her life.
Jessica Lee | Appointment Coordinator
Wendy Li | Appointment Coordinator
Cynthia Lo | Appointment Coordinator
Maho Saito | Appointment Coordinator
Gerald Carrington | Shop Foreman
Gerry joined the Cowell Auto Group in 2001. He has a love for expensive tools and muscle cars.
Jacky Chan | Land Rover Technician
Jacky has two beautiful children. On his days off he enjoys inventing new things and finding the next best thing to invest in.
Humphrey Chau | Land Rover Technician
Humphrey is always looking for the next big race he can conquer. You can find him being a big part of the community whether it is local or across the ocean. With his skills he can save lives, build houses, and fix cars.
Kenneth Cruz | Land Rover Technician
Kenneth is currently in the process of learning Chinese. He is a food lover and enjoys his job and the company of his girlfriend.
Derek Fung | Land Rover Technician
If Derek is not at work you can find him racing outdoors on his Ducati around a motorcycle race track. He enjoys a good musical entertainment followed by a good night’s rest.
Nima Kazemian | Land Rover Technician
Nima enjoys team building. Much like our other technicians in the shop he loves exotic cars and spending time at the gym with some good Drake jams.
Mohammed Khan | Land Rover Technician
Born and raised in Fiji. Mohammad has grown to love Rugby and Soccer. Recently he attended the Rugby Sevens and is already looking forward to the next match that arrives in Vancouver.
Danny Kuang | Land Rover Technician
Danny can name a few hot travel sports that you should take a look at and likes the warm sunny weather involved with a good vacation. He’s the kind of guy that will always be there to offer a listening ear and crack a joke when you need it.
Philip Lam | Land Rover Technician
Philip was born and raised in Vancouver. A huge hockey fan on and off the ice. He enjoys spending time with his wife and three young boys who keep him very busy!
Walter Lew | Land Rover Technician
Walter, born and raised in Vancouver, is an avid Canucks Fan and can be found at the games! He enjoys all that the great outdoors experience has to offer (year round) . Walter loves indulging in all the luscious foods Vancouver has to offer, and loves coming home to his loving family.
Jerry Liu | Land Rover Technician
Jerry was born and raised in Taiwan and moved to Canada in 1996. He enjoys snowboarding, photography, video games, and spending time with family and friends.
Eric Maitland | Land Rover Technician
Eric married his High School sweetheart and together they have a beautiful daughter and twin boys. As a family they enjoy watching Canucks hockey and spending time together at their vacation property along with their dog, Maggie. Eric also enjoys going golfing, when he has "free - time".
Russell Owen | Land Rover Technician
Russ is a fan of playing and watching sports. Hockey is the greatest sport on Earth. He has 2 young boys and spends most of his free time with the family.
Farshid Tabari | Land Rover Technician
Growing up a soccer fan, living in this beautiful city has turned Farshid also into a Canuck Fan. Farshid always enjoys having a good laugh with friends.
Raymond Wong | Land Rover Technician
Motorcycles, Luxury cars, and Movies are a few things that Raymond is fond of. Contrary to most, he is not bothered by the baby bunnies that roam the streets of the Automall.
Tim Woodhouse | Land Rover Technician
Qumars Yorish | Land Rover Technician
Qumars likes to go to the gym and work out. He also enjoys running and his favourite sport is soccer, which he tries to play when he has free time. Qumars loves spending time with his family and watching his 2 little girls grow up!
Liang (Bryce) L Zeng | Land Rover Technician
Bryce enjoys spending spare time with his family. In fact he can be found sitting on a cold bench watching his daughter figure skate on most days.
Richard J Price | Jaguar Technician
Richard is one of our British Lads. You can often find him at the next sporting event whether it be hockey, a good game of “footie” (soccer), or even rugby just to name a few.
Brandon Murthi | Jaguar Technician
Brandon is a fan of all sports, especially hockey. He loves building his car and enjoys racing it on the track. In his spare time he likes to go out and spend time with friends.
Ray Cai | Apprentice Technician
Ray is currently in the process of continuing his apprenticeship at JLR. He is a car enthusiast and if you’re looking for him you may often find him working on tires in the tire room.