Diversity & Inclusion

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Sarah Gillis

Current position
European Human Resource Intern

Career
Joined Enterprise in July 2016. Studying Business with Human Resources at Northumbria University, also worked with Arcadia (customer service) and Tesco Bank (customer service and recruitment)

I aspire to be
Leigh Lafever-Ayer

Favourite quote
You only regret the chances you didn’t take

Fun fact
I can wiggle my ears

Interesting hobby
Does going out for cocktails count?


Rebecca Finley

Current position
EU Corporate Communications Intern

Nicknames
Becks or Becky. My granny calls me Rebecca Lecca (don’t ask me why)

How long you have been with Enterprise?
I started in January 2017 Career Recently graduated from Tennessee Technological University in the US. Studied communications and public relations. Took a giant leap and came from Tennessee to England for a six month internship at Enterprise

I aspire to be
Like my mom. She’s the most driven, passionate and kind woman I know

Favourite quote
Believe you can and you’re halfway there

Fun fact
I have an eye freckle

Interesting hobby
Love painting. Give me a paintbrush and a canvas, and I’m happy!


Yoana Nikolova

Current position
Sales Communications Coordinator

Nicknames
Yo-yo, Frisbee and Duracell are the most popular!

How long you have been with Enterprise?
Since July 2016

Career I studied English and Business at Loughborough University. I am currently on my placement year with Enterprise and absolutely loving it! After graduating I hope to complete a Masters in International Marketing and Management

I aspire to be
My mentor Rebecca Jackson – VA Manager – super fun personality, well travelled, great in her role

Favourite quote
Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort – Franklin D. Roosevelt

Fun fact
Born and brought up in Bulgaria I used to be in a traditional Bulgarian dance group

Interesting hobby
Learning how to code in different computer languages


Aaron Sherwood

Current position
European Talent Acquisition Intern

Career highlight
Finalist at the 2015 Management Undergraduate Of The Year Award and as a result became Enterprise Rent-A-Car campus brand manager at The University of York. Awarded North of England’s Campus Brand Manager of The Year 2016. Now work at EU99 as the first European talent acquisition intern supporting 16 different departments

I aspire to be
Marie Artim, Vice President of Talent Acquisition for her genuine warmth and determination

Favourite quote
Lead with your strengths, not your weaknesses

Fun fact
I won the junior version of Dragons’ Den in 2013

Interesting hobby
I love flying. I am training for my private pilot’s licence

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Without knowing or realising, we may do or say something that can make our colleagues feel unwelcome or excluded.

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Area manager profile: Jo A-Giwa

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