▶ What are the origins of The A&A Group?
It was formed by my father, Dennis Allen, in 1968 in Twickenham. I was the first employee, which makes me ancient. I started working here at 20. I looked after the car side of things while he did commercial. My father had always been in insurance and when I left school I worked with Cornhill and then I joined here.
▶ How did the business develop over the years?
We went from a business that relied on getting customers via garages more locally to one that b