John is the former chairman and managing director of Lynx Motors, manufacturer of the Lynx D-type and Lynx Eventer. Born into a family with a Jaguar collection, he is a lifelong sports car enthusiast and accomplished historic racer with Lightweight E-types and the Ford GT40. 2. When he began to have some of the cars in the family collection recommissioned, he became a client of Lynx – and in 1992 acquired the company. His current activities include consultancy services and judging at major international concours events, including Amelia Island and Salon Privé.