Gold Partners

Van Excellence Gold Partner

Originally called Industry Partners, the Van Excellence Gold Partners support a wide variety of Van Excellence activities including the Operation Briefings, Van Excellence Driver of the Year contest and the Van Report. 

For more information about Van Excellence partners, please contact Mark Cartwright on
07818 450 365 /


ARI, one of the UK's leading fleet management providers, is a proud partner of the FTA's Van Excellence scheme.

Specialising in supporting complex, operational fleets, ARI works closely with its customers to deliver bespoke fleet management solutions, epitomising the Van Excellence standards of enhancing compliance and demonstrating excellence throughout the van industry, whilst bringing those benefits to its customers.

Through its world-leading technology, the unsurpassed knowledge of its people and its customer-led processes, ARI is known and trusted by fleet operators worldwide.



Bott, leading commercial vehicle converters are proud to support the excellent work being done by the FTA through the Van Excellence program to drive standards in our industry.

Part of a European group, with facilities across the UK, Bott delivers many thousands of vehicles into the UK workforce every year. Our service covers all aspects of fleet vehicle conversions; from design to logistics and legal compliance, our team work to help deliver your ongoing fleet solution.

We pride ourselves on understanding your needs; and developing the specification that's right for your business. The end result; an optimal conversion that delivers day in, day out over the long term.


Brigade Electronics is the global leader in vehicle safety devices with products designed to reduce collisions, maximise efficiency, assist the driver and protect vulnerable road users. The product portfolio includes 360° camera monitor systems, white sound reversing alarms, ultrasonic detection sensors and live digital recorders.

In addition to quality products, Brigade offers an outstanding installation service through its nationwide network of professional auto electricians, Business-Service-Partners (BSP's), who provide fitting and repair work for Brigade's onsite service warranties.

Hertz Van Rental

Hertz Van Rental

Hertz are delighted to further strengthen our relationship with the FTA as Van Excellence Industry Gold Partner for rental. The FTA Van Excellence code embodies the professional approach and high operational standards that Hertz delivers to customers and we are pleased to support the FTA's goal of raising standards in the industry.

Lex Autolease

Lex Autolease

Lex Autolease is the UK's leading provider of specialist Commercial Vehicles. Comprehensive end to end service provision allows us to manage your fleet to your specification. We work with you to understand all of your requirements - from design to specification, to funding and maintenance.


The Microlise Light Commercial & Fleet solution empowers drivers to manage compliance and improve safety, while increasing performance and service levels.

It features comprehensive task management and works in combination with Microlise's Driver Performance Management (DPM) app, which enables drivers to effectively monitor their driving behaviour and managers to manage by exception. Your team will achieve improvements in driving style, be more engaged with the information and gain the insight required to understand and improve their own performance.

Drivers can access detailed information, any time, in any location, collected through Microlise telematics, and understand their performance across a range of criteria, including in the context of their team or organisation.

The Light Commercial & Fleet solution is also designed with compliance and safety at the forefront, with built-in vehicle checks and the option to add integrated cameras, helping to increase fleet uptime and vehicle management standards. A better performing workforce means improves service levels and a greater assurance that your team will deliver on brand promises. All in all this enables you to give your customers the best possible experience.

More than 78,000 vehicles are tracked by Microlise in the UK; each year travelling more than seven billion miles. Contact the Microlise Light Commercial & Fleet team on 01773 537000 to find out how to connect your fleet.