Meet our Team

Christopher  Pfaff
Christopher Pfaff
President & CEO

Christopher took ownership of Pfaff Automotive Partners in 1986. His father founded the company in 1964 in Newmarket and since Christopher assumed leadership, the group has expanded considerably including the acquisition of Hallmark Toyota in 1999. Christopher is passionate about all things automotive and spent his youth at the track following Canadian motorsports.Christopher took ownership of Pfaff Automotive Partners in 1986. His father founded the company in 1964 in Newmarket and since Christopher assumed leadership, the group has expanded considerably including the acquisition of Hallmark Toyota in 1999. Christopher is passionate about all things automotive and spent his youth at the track following Cana...Read MoreRead Less

Ashley Berkel
Ashley Berkel
General Manager

Ashley has been working in the car business since 2000, and studied at the Canadian Automotive Institute at Georgian College. Fascinated with cars from a young age, he has always had an appreciation for German cars, and he joined Pfaff Porsche in 2015 before moving to Pfaff BMW in 2017. Ashley lives in Kitchener and enjoys skiing with his family, and running to keep fit.Ashley has been working in the car business since 2000, and studied at the Canadian Automotive Institute at Georgian College. Fascinated with cars from a young age, he has always had an appreciation for German cars, and he joined Pfaff Porsche in 2015 before moving to Pfaff BMW in 2017. Ashley lives in Kitchener and enjoys skiing with his family, a...Read MoreRead Less

Matt  Johnston
Matt Johnston
Sales Manager

Matt has always loved BMW vehicles - he’s a particular fan of the M3 - and has worked in the automotive industry as a sales consultant and a sales manager. He studied commerce at the University of Toronto before deciding to explore his passion for automobiles. Matt lives in Brampton, where he enjoys spending time with his growing family.

Jamie  Percival
Jamie Percival
Sales Manager

In 2013, Jamie was working in the parts department of a heavy truck dealership, but his passion really was cars. He applied for a job at London City Chrysler in 2014, and became a sales consultant at London City Mazda not long after, Jamie became sales manager. Jamie studied physics, accounting, computer programming, and biotechnology, but he prefers the pace and challenges of the workplace.Outside of work, he enjoys all things automotive. He also loves reading, playing with his dog, cooking, and traveling.In 2013, Jamie was working in the parts department of a heavy truck dealership, but his passion really was cars. He applied for a job at London City Chrysler in 2014, and became a sales consultant at London City Mazda not long after, Jamie became sales manager. Jamie studied physics, accounting, computer programming, and biotechnology, but he prefe...Read MoreRead Less

Leo  Vuocolo
Leo Vuocolo
Pre-Owned Sales Manager

Leo grew up in Etobicoke, and studied to become a chef at George Brown College’s culinary institute. He grew up loving cars, however, and after working a number of jobs in construction and the air transportation business, started in the industry in 2002, after a family member suggested it would be a good fit. Leo started working at BMW of Mississauga in 2008, before its acquisition by Pfaff. He has two young boys who are heavily into sports, lives in Mississauga, and speaks Italian.Leo grew up in Etobicoke, and studied to become a chef at George Brown College’s culinary institute. He grew up loving cars, however, and after working a number of jobs in construction and the air transportation business, started in the industry in 2002, after a family member suggested it would be a good fit. Leo started working at BMW of Mississ...Read MoreRead Less

Chris  Battaglia
Chris Battaglia
BMW Canada Silver Sales Master

Chris grew up at the race track with his cousins; he worked on a race team supporting a Formula 2000 car, and started his first job at a dealership in 2002, after a stint at the LCBO. He studied business administration at Sheridan College. Outside of work, he spends most of his time with his wife and two children; he loves hockey and other sports, and lives in Burlington.Chris grew up at the race track with his cousins; he worked on a race team supporting a Formula 2000 car, and started his first job at a dealership in 2002, after a stint at the LCBO. He studied business administration at Sheridan College. Outside of work, he spends most of his time with his wife and two children; he loves hockey and other sports, ...Read MoreRead Less

Mark Swirla
Mark Swirla
Corporate Sales Manager

Mark started his career at Pfaff in 1994 as a sales assistant, and has held a number of roles in the group, including sales representative, and general manager of two dealerships. He also started Pfaff Leasing. He is a graduate of the Georgian College automotive marketing program and the NADA dealership management program, and really enjoys meeting new people and creating long-lasting relationships. Outside of work, he coaches minor hockey and is vice-chair of the Economic Development Committee for the town of East Gwillimbury. Mark lives in Mount Albert, Ontario.Mark started his career at Pfaff in 1994 as a sales assistant, and has held a number of roles in the group, including sales representative, and general manager of two dealerships. He also started Pfaff Leasing. He is a graduate of the Georgian College automotive marketing program and the NADA dealership management program, and really enjoys meeting...Read MoreRead Less

Jerome Flanagan
Jerome Flanagan
Fleet Manager

Fleet manager for the entire Pfaff group, Jerome has worked with Pfaff for four years. While he’s been a car enthusiast his entire life – his first car was a 1967 Dodge Dart whose radio only had one working speaker – he happened into the business by accident, when his wife (then girlfriend) noticed there was a job opening at the dealership across the street from her workplace. He has since worked at three dealership groups, several fleet management companies in Canada and the U.S., and the Toronto Automobile Dealers Association.Fleet manager for the entire Pfaff group, Jerome has worked with Pfaff for four years. While he’s been a car enthusiast his entire life – his first car was a 1967 Dodge Dart whose radio only had one working speaker – he happened into the business by accident, when his wife (then girlfriend) noticed there was a job opening at the dealership ac...Read MoreRead Less

Stefanie  Scarpitti
Stefanie Scarpitti
Financial Services Manager

Stefanie has worked in the automotive industry for almost 20 years, as a receptionist, sales coordinator, business administrator, and financial services manager. Her background is in financial services, and she studied accounting at Seneca College – the part of the automotive industry she enjoys most is the interaction with different customers and the experience that BMW vehicles deliver. A mother to three grown children, she lives in Vaughan and is an avid reader.Stefanie has worked in the automotive industry for almost 20 years, as a receptionist, sales coordinator, business administrator, and financial services manager. Her background is in financial services, and she studied accounting at Seneca College – the part of the automotive industry she enjoys most is the interaction with different customers an...Read MoreRead Less

Mona  Salameh
Mona Salameh
Financial Services Manager

Mona studied travel and tourism at Mohawk College, but spent most of her early professional years in the financial industry, where she started as a teller; by the time she made the jump into the car industry in 1998, she was a branch manager. In the car business, she has worked with the Volkswagen and BMW brands, where she enjoys the interaction with customers and with financial institutions. A single mom with an 11-year-old daughter, her busy schedule outside of work includes caring for two elderly parents and a paralyzed sister. Mona is fluent in Arabic.Mona studied travel and tourism at Mohawk College, but spent most of her early professional years in the financial industry, where she started as a teller; by the time she made the jump into the car industry in 1998, she was a branch manager. In the car business, she has worked with the Volkswagen and BMW brands, where she enjoys the interaction wi...Read MoreRead Less

Brandon  Auciello
Brandon Auciello
Financial Services Manager

While he has been a car enthusiast since he was young, Brandon’s entry into the automotive industry actually came relatively late in his life, when he was purchasing a car at Pfaff. Sitting on the other side of the desk purchasing a car, he asked his sales representative how he could get into the business. The rest is history. He worked at one of Pfaff’s other dealerships before joining BMW four-and-a-half years ago. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, staying fit, staying up-to-date on the automotive industry, and tweaking his BMW 135i.While he has been a car enthusiast since he was young, Brandon’s entry into the automotive industry actually came relatively late in his life, when he was purchasing a car at Pfaff. Sitting on the other side of the desk purchasing a car, he asked his sales representative how he could get into the business. The rest is history. He worked at one of...Read MoreRead Less

Elena Komar
Elena Komar
Financial Services Manager

Elena is a marketing professional, who studied at the Kyiv National Linguistic University in Ukraine; she decided to make a career change and enter the car business, applying for her OMVIC license after an impressive experience she had purchasing a vehicle; she gravitated towards Pfaff because of its reputation in the business. A longtime fan of German cars starting with her first Volkswagen, she is a foodie with a passion for travelling and learning about cultures and traditions. She also enjoys reading, music, and hot yoga. Elena speaks fluent Russian and Ukrainian.Elena is a marketing professional, who studied at the Kyiv National Linguistic University in Ukraine; she decided to make a career change and enter the car business, applying for her OMVIC license after an impressive experience she had purchasing a vehicle; she gravitated towards Pfaff because of its reputation in the business. A longtime fan of Ge...Read MoreRead Less

Ruth  Martins
Ruth Martins
Customer Relations Specialist

When Ruth was 18, a car salesman in Fort Lauderdale jokingly suggested to Ruth that she should sell cars - an idea that never left her head. After arriving in Mississauga, she dressed up and walked into a local car dealership, where she was hired on the spot. She recently joined Pfaff after the company acquired BMW of Mississauga through a referral from a friend working at Pfaff Volkswagen (interestingly, the two brands are her favourite). When she’s not at work, Ruth enjoys spending time with friends and family; she also DJ’s the occasional wedding or party. Ruth also speaks Portuguese and Spanish.When Ruth was 18, a car salesman in Fort Lauderdale jokingly suggested to Ruth that she should sell cars - an idea that never left her head. After arriving in Mississauga, she dressed up and walked into a local car dealership, where she was hired on the spot. She recently joined Pfaff after the company acquired BMW of Mississauga through a referral...Read MoreRead Less

Sandy  Correia
Sandy Correia
Leasing & Financing Retention Specialist

After graduating from high school Sandy attended Marvel Beauty institute in Yorkville. Shortly after, she opened her own beauty salon in Mississauga, where she worked as an esthetician for six and a half years. Sandy has also an extensive sales experience as her father owned a men's clothing store and her grandfather owned a pre-owned car dealership in Toronto. Sandy joined the Pfaff Team in July 2012 and has worked in several different roles gaining extensive experience as a Receptionist, Concierge, Product Genius, Dealer trades, Licensing, and presently a Leasing Specialist. She’s self taught and is passionate about the cars and people in her everyday dealings.After graduating from high school Sandy attended Marvel Beauty institute in Yorkville. Shortly after, she opened her own beauty salon in Mississauga, where she worked as an esthetician for six and a half years. Sandy has also an extensive sales experience as her father owned a men's clothing store and her grandfather owned a pre-owned car dealersh...Read MoreRead Less

Sean  Javed
Sean Javed
BMW Canada Silver Sales Master

Serg  Curovic
Serg Curovic
BMW Canada Gold Sales Master

Serg studied mechanical engineering at Humber College, but quickly realized his passion was for people, rather than for engineering. Having previously worked in the high-tech industry, he has been in the car business since 2007, where he’s been a top performer wherever he’s worked. At BMW of Mississauga since 2008, Serge is an avid soccer player who played semi-professionally, and a recently-engaged family man. Serg is fluent in Croatian, Serbian, Macedonian, Bosnian, and SlovenianSerg studied mechanical engineering at Humber College, but quickly realized his passion was for people, rather than for engineering. Having previously worked in the high-tech industry, he has been in the car business since 2007, where he’s been a top performer wherever he’s worked. At BMW of Mississauga since 2008, Serge is an avid soccer playe...Read MoreRead Less

Lee  Hui
Lee Hui
Sales Consultant

Sales, and connecting the right people with the right products and services, has always been Lee’s forte, whether in the wireless business, as a financial services advisor (he studied statistics and mathematics at Carelton University), or in automobiles. For a long time the only Chinese-speaking sales representative at BMW of Mississauga, he has been at the dealership since 2008. In his spare time, he is working toward acquiring his private pilot’s license. Lee is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.Sales, and connecting the right people with the right products and services, has always been Lee’s forte, whether in the wireless business, as a financial services advisor (he studied statistics and mathematics at Carelton University), or in automobiles. For a long time the only Chinese-speaking sales representative at BMW of Mississauga, he has ...Read MoreRead Less

Sanjay  Khatri
Sanjay Khatri
Sales Consultant - Pre-Owned

Sanjay has worked in the car business for most of his life. In his native India, he worked for the importer of several European brands in a number of roles; he moved to Canada 15 years ago and has worked with the Toyota and BMW brands, with four and a half years at BMW of Mississauga. Sanjay has two degrees – one in science and a second in marketing from Ryerson University. He loves to travel and explore new places, loves to keep fit, and dotes on his two university-age daughters. Sanjay is fluent in Hindi, Punjabi, and Urdu.Sanjay has worked in the car business for most of his life. In his native India, he worked for the importer of several European brands in a number of roles; he moved to Canada 15 years ago and has worked with the Toyota and BMW brands, with four and a half years at BMW of Mississauga. Sanjay has two degrees – one in science and a second in market...Read MoreRead Less

Anthony  Occhipinti
Anthony Occhipinti
BMW Canada Silver Sales Master

Anthony is a lifelong BMW enthusiast who has been driving the brand’s vehicles for 17 years (his current cars are a 550i xDrive M Package and a X5, his favourite was an E39 540i six-speed). A serial entrepreneur since high school, who owned a number of businesses, he decided to pursue his automotive passion 5 years ago, and joined BMW full-time, where he could sell the brand as well as drive and own it. Outside work, he’s a fitness and hockey enthusiast. Anthony is a lifelong BMW enthusiast who has been driving the brand’s vehicles for 17 years (his current cars are a 550i xDrive M Package and a X5, his favourite was an E39 540i six-speed). A serial entrepreneur since high school, who owned a number of businesses, he decided to pursue his automotive passion 5 years ago, and joined BMW full-time,...Read MoreRead Less

Dylan Edminson
Dylan Edminson
Sales ConsultantSales Consultant - Pre-Owned

Dylan joined the group in 2012 as a car porter at Pfaff Porsche while finishing off his degree in psychology at University of Western Ontario in London . In 2015 he joined the Sales team at Pfaff BMW in Mississauga. Dylan’s interest in BMW came from his father, who has always been an avid a BMW enthusiast. His favourite model is a naturally aspirated M5 E39. Dylan’s loves are skiing, golfing and playing soccer. He lives in Vaughan.Dylan joined the group in 2012 as a car porter at Pfaff Porsche while finishing off his degree in psychology at University of Western Ontario in London . In 2015 he joined the Sales team at Pfaff BMW in Mississauga. Dylan’s interest in BMW came from his father, who has always been an avid a BMW enthusiast. His favourite model is a naturally aspir...Read MoreRead Less

Nicole Douglas
Nicole Douglas
Sales Consultant

Nicole joined Pfaff in January 2016 as a sales coordinator at Pfaff Porsche; she was looking for a long-term career in the industry and always wanted to be a part of the Pfaff group. Prior to that, she competed, sold, and travelled internationally in the equestrian business. Nicole studied business management at Humber College, and enjoys spending time with her friends and family – as well as riding whenever she gets the chance. She lives in Tottenham. Nicole joined Pfaff in January 2016 as a sales coordinator at Pfaff Porsche; she was looking for a long-term career in the industry and always wanted to be a part of the Pfaff group. Prior to that, she competed, sold, and travelled internationally in the equestrian business. Nicole studied business management at Humber College, and enjoys spending ...Read MoreRead Less

Nael Adas
Nael Adas
Sales Consultant

Nael studied marketing at LaSalle College in Montreal and holds a certificate in marketing and management from McGill University. He developed an interest in cars at a young age, and decided to move from financial services to automotive in 2011. Nael lives in Mississauga, speaks Arabic and French, and enjoys spending time with his family.

Philip  Ficara
Philip Ficara
Delivery Specialist

Philip is a 30-plus-year veteran of the automotive industry, and uses his background working at a high-end clothing store into delivering exceptional experiences in the showroom. He’s a car fanatic, and enjoys all kinds of cars, including vintage, classic, muscle, sporty, and luxury vehicles. Philip lives in Toronto, speaks fluent Italian, and enjoys spending time with his family and friends, as well as giving back - he has helped fundraise for the Princess Margaret cancer foundation since 1997.Philip is a 30-plus-year veteran of the automotive industry, and uses his background working at a high-end clothing store into delivering exceptional experiences in the showroom. He’s a car fanatic, and enjoys all kinds of cars, including vintage, classic, muscle, sporty, and luxury vehicles. Philip lives in Toronto, speaks fluent Italian, and en...Read MoreRead Less

Nathan  Lawrence
Nathan Lawrence
Sales Consultant - Pre-Owned

From when he was a child, Nathan has had two major passions: cars and golf, and he has the special distinction of having worked in both fields. His automotive passion runs deep; Nathan studied automotive marketing at Georgian College, and began working in the dealership business from when he was just out of school. In his various roles in the car industry, he has worked in leasing, finance, parts, and sales, and has managed his own inventory. During the economic downturn, Nathan played in several amateur golf championships, and returned to automotive six years ago, at this dealership - first as a parts advisor and currently as a delivery specialist.From when he was a child, Nathan has had two major passions: cars and golf, and he has the special distinction of having worked in both fields. His automotive passion runs deep; Nathan studied automotive marketing at Georgian College, and began working in the dealership business from when he was just out of school. In his various roles in the car i...Read MoreRead Less

Connor Peace
Connor Peace
Sales Consultant - Pre-Owned

Connor's passion for performance brands started long before his involvement with the industry. Rebuilding a Porsche 928 with his father as a teenager and being a part of car community solidified his interest in getting involved long term. Connor started his automotive career with Pfaff as a porter at HJ Pfaff Audi in Newmarket while pursuing a science degree from York University. His time at Audi evolved into a delivery specialist position with the Pfaff Fleet division which allowed him to work with all Pfaff brands including Porsche, BMW, Audi and VW. Being a long time BMW driver and enthusiast made his transition to sales consultant at Pfaff BMW very easy. Connor's passion for performance brands started long before his involvement with the industry. Rebuilding a Porsche 928 with his father as a teenager and being a part of car community solidified his interest in getting involved long term. Connor started his automotive career with Pfaff as a porter at HJ Pfaff Audi in Newmarket while pursuing a s...Read MoreRead Less

Aaron Dennis
Aaron Dennis
Sales Consultant - Pre-Owned

Aaron studied Business Marketing at Humber College. Throughout his education, he worked at several positions within different companies to understand how businesses were run. He started at Pfaff Porsche in 2015 as a lot attendant and moved up through several roles before becoming a sales consultant at Pfaff BMW. In his free time, he enjoys working out, being active, travelling and driving fast cars. Aaron lives in Brampton.Aaron studied Business Marketing at Humber College. Throughout his education, he worked at several positions within different companies to understand how businesses were run. He started at Pfaff Porsche in 2015 as a lot attendant and moved up through several roles before becoming a sales consultant at Pfaff BMW. In his free time, he enjoys working ...Read MoreRead Less

Roberto Cotognini
Roberto Cotognini
Sales Consultant

Roberto has always been a BMW addict and fascinated with the high performance M models. He knew he was destined to work with cars. He started his career in the automotive industry in 2014 at a local BMW dealership in Woodbridge abd two years after he joined Pfaff group. Roberto holds Honours Bachelor of Business Administration degree from University of Guelph and a Busniess Administration Diploma from Humber College. He lives in Woodbridge and he speaks Italian. In his free time Roberto loves playing hockey and soccer.Roberto has always been a BMW addict and fascinated with the high performance M models. He knew he was destined to work with cars. He started his career in the automotive industry in 2014 at a local BMW dealership in Woodbridge abd two years after he joined Pfaff group. Roberto holds Honours Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Universi...Read MoreRead Less

Milos Gasic
Milos Gasic
Sales Consultant

Milos started his career in the automotive industry in 2016 at a local dealership, after coming from a IT environment. Being a car enthusiast from a young age, it was a dream job. Milos enjoys spending time with his family. Outside of work, he is also an avid skier. He lives in Mississauga and speaks: Serbian and Croatian.

Renee  Zhao
Renee Zhao
Sales Consultant

Before joining Pfaff BMW Team in September 2018, Renee worked at IKEA in customer service department. She graduated with a business bachelor’s degree. Renee lives in Woodbridge. Outside of work, she loves making new friends, walking her dog to parks and enjoying life.

Jason Hao
Jason Hao
Sales Consultant

Before his entrance into the automotive business in 2015 Jason worked at Mandarin Buffet.; he joined Pfaff BMW in 2018 as a sales consultant. He studied at Seneca College, where he specialized in Computer Science. Jason lives in Mississauga enjoys playing basketball with his friends. Jason speaks fluent Mandarin.

Amir Shaw
Amir Shaw
Sales Consultant

Amir, a resident of North York began his automotive career at Pfaff in 2017 when he became a sales porter at Pfaff Porsche in Vaughan. But he has had an interest in cars since he first watched the F1 race on TV as a child. His passion for cars continues to this day. Outisde of work Amir loves working on his Mazda RX-7 equipped with Wankel rotary engine. He also enjoys the night life of underground music scene. Amir, a resident of North York began his automotive career at Pfaff in 2017 when he became a sales porter at Pfaff Porsche in Vaughan. But he has had an interest in cars since he first watched the F1 race on TV as a child. His passion for cars continues to this day. Outisde of work Amir loves working on his Mazda RX-7 equipped with Wankel rotary...Read MoreRead Less

Nazzareno Capano
Nazzareno Capano
Sales Consultant

Nazzareno joined the Pfaff organization in 2019. He has always had a passion for the automotive industry and thoroughly enjoys helping customers meet all their needs. Prior to joining Pfaff and the automotive industry, he had several sales role in the food and beverages industry. With over 20 years of sales experience, he has a great understanding of sales at the National, Regional, and Management levels. He lives in the Vaughan region, attended Ryerson University for Business & Telecommunication, and speaks Italian fluently. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, working out, playing hockey, golfing, and personal development.Nazzareno joined the Pfaff organization in 2019. He has always had a passion for the automotive industry and thoroughly enjoys helping customers meet all their needs. Prior to joining Pfaff and the automotive industry, he had several sales role in the food and beverages industry. With over 20 years of sales experience, he has a great understanding ...Read MoreRead Less

Danya Tabash
Danya Tabash
Reception

Danya, studied studied Travel & Tourism at Sheridan College. Before joining the Team at Pfaff BMW, she worked as a flight attendant in Dubai for Emirates Airlines. Danya lives in Mississauga and enjoys spending her free time listening to music, watching Raptors basketball games, cooking, going to the beach and travelling. She is fluent in Arabic.

Yasir  Al-Sheraidah
Yasir Al-Sheraidah
Fixed Operations Manager

Bio coming soon.

Tania  Nour
Tania Nour
Assistant Service Manager

Tania has been around the automotive industry since childhood; her father worked as a service technician for a major German car manufacturer. Tania studied accounting at St. Mary’s University, and followed her passion for BMW by joining Pfaff BMW in 2002 as a service consultant, and in the last few years has been in the role of Assistant Service Manager. Tania enjoys travelling, cooking, decorating, gardening and boating in her free time. She is a resident of Mississauga and is fluent in Lebanese.Tania has been around the automotive industry since childhood; her father worked as a service technician for a major German car manufacturer. Tania studied accounting at St. Mary’s University, and followed her passion for BMW by joining Pfaff BMW in 2002 as a service consultant, and in the last few years has been in the role of Assistant Service ...Read MoreRead Less

Krishna  Dilkhush
Krishna Dilkhush
Service Consultant

Krishna attended Georgian College in India from 2004, to the time he immigrated to Canada in 2006. He also studied at the Automotive Centre (for training) in Etobicoke, graduating in 2007. Krishna began at Pfaff BMW in 2008 in the parts department and became a service advisor in 2013. He enjoys long distance driving, cars, watching movies, trying new foods, and raising his pets. He lives in Brampton and is fluent in Hindi and Gujarati. Krishna attended Georgian College in India from 2004, to the time he immigrated to Canada in 2006. He also studied at the Automotive Centre (for training) in Etobicoke, graduating in 2007. Krishna began at Pfaff BMW in 2008 in the parts department and became a service advisor in 2013. He enjoys long distance driving, cars, watching movies, trying n...Read MoreRead Less

Paulo  Morgadinho
Paulo Morgadinho
Service Consultant

Paulo started his career in automotive as a porter/lube jockey at a Cadillac dealership in 1997; he signed up for an apprenticeship but decided to take up a service advisor position instead, moving to Pfaff BMW in 2009. He studied business at Sheridan College, and enjoys sports - especially soccer and basketball. Paulo lives in Mississauga.

Steven  Sansarran
Steven Sansarran
Service Consultant

Steven is a graduate of the marketing program at Sheridan College, and worked in the foodservice industry for three years before entering the car business. He began as an apprentice working on Toyota vehicles in 2009, then became a service advisor and PDI manager; he joined the team at BMW of Mississauga in 2011. Steven, who lives in Oakville, speaks Portuguese, and has been a DJ since he was 14; he also has a strong interest in tuned import cars.Steven is a graduate of the marketing program at Sheridan College, and worked in the foodservice industry for three years before entering the car business. He began as an apprentice working on Toyota vehicles in 2009, then became a service advisor and PDI manager; he joined the team at BMW of Mississauga in 2011. Steven, who lives in Oakville, spea...Read MoreRead Less

Mark  Vandevenne
Mark Vandevenne
Service Consultant

Mark began his career in the automotive industry with Toyota in 2002, where he worked for 11 years. He followed his passion for cars by joining the team at Pfaff BMW in 2013 where he is currently working as a service consultant. His hobbies include hockey, fishing and off-roading. Mark lives in Oakville.

Gretchen  Domingo
Gretchen Domingo
Service Consultant

Gretchen’s first job in the automotive industry was as a service receptionist at a Ford dealership in 2012; she began with Pfaff BMW as a service consultant in 2014. She graduated from University of Toronto in 2013 with a degree in psychology, and enjoys volleyball, trying new foods, social media, and fashion. Gretchen lives in Milton.

Victoria Van Wart
Victoria Van Wart
Service Consultant

Victoria studied Event Management at Humber College and joined Pfaff BMW Service Team in February 2018. Before working at Pfaff she worked as a recreation coordinator and a receptionist at a spa. Away from work, she enjoys a lot of outdoor activities, including hiking and yoga. She also loves spending time with friends and family. Victoria lives in Mississauga.Victoria studied Event Management at Humber College and joined Pfaff BMW Service Team in February 2018. Before working at Pfaff she worked as a recreation coordinator and a receptionist at a spa. Away from work, she enjoys a lot of outdoor activities, including hiking and yoga. She also loves spending time with friends and family. Victoria lives in...Read MoreRead Less

Nigel Bhim
Nigel Bhim
Service Consultant

Nigel graduated with a diploma in liberal arts from Seneca College, and also completed social science courses at York University. Prior to joining Pfaff in 2015 as a service assistant, he worked as a customer service representative for a rental company; he moved up to service consultant in 2017. In his spare time, Nigel loves to try new foods, spend time with his family, and modify vehicles. He lives in Brampton.Nigel graduated with a diploma in liberal arts from Seneca College, and also completed social science courses at York University. Prior to joining Pfaff in 2015 as a service assistant, he worked as a customer service representative for a rental company; he moved up to service consultant in 2017. In his spare time, Nigel loves to try new foods, spen...Read MoreRead Less

Sean Persaud
Sean Persaud
Service Advisor

Sean's automotive journey began in 2014 when he joined the Team at Pfaff Audi as a lot attendant. Shortly after, he became a valet driver for Motus Audi Car Rental. He studied Architectural Technology at Humber College. The BMW brand has always held a particular fascination for Sean thanks to its racing heritage; in his time outside of work, he enjoys working out, spending time with his family and working on his new project car BMW E46 330Ci. Sean's automotive journey began in 2014 when he joined the Team at Pfaff Audi as a lot attendant. Shortly after, he became a valet driver for Motus Audi Car Rental. He studied Architectural Technology at Humber College. The BMW brand has always held a particular fascination for Sean thanks to its racing heritage; in his time outside of work, he en...Read MoreRead Less

Roberto Mazariego
Roberto Mazariego
Service Advisor

Roberto has worked in the automotive business since 2009 and joined the Pfaff BMW Team in 2018 after attending Pfaff Auto job fair. He's been long time car enthusiast and enjoys driving which is a perfect fit for the BMW brand. His favourite model is the famous M3. Roberto also has experience working financial industry, and studied Hotel and restaurant operations management. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with family and friends and working out at a gym. Roberto lives in Hamilton and speaks fluent Spanish.Roberto has worked in the automotive business since 2009 and joined the Pfaff BMW Team in 2018 after attending Pfaff Auto job fair. He's been long time car enthusiast and enjoys driving which is a perfect fit for the BMW brand. His favourite model is the famous M3. Roberto also has experience working financial industry, and studied Hotel and rest...Read MoreRead Less

Patricia Taciak
Patricia Taciak
Service Advisor

Patricia has worked in the automotive business since 2013, working with multiple brands, and BMW since 2018. She studied Police Foundations at Sheridan College, and has been an electric cars enthusiast for as long as she can remember. Outside of work, She enjoys tennis, soccer, travelling and spending time with family and friends. Patricia lives in Toronto and speaks fluent Polish. Patricia has worked in the automotive business since 2013, working with multiple brands, and BMW since 2018. She studied Police Foundations at Sheridan College, and has been an electric cars enthusiast for as long as she can remember. Outside of work, She enjoys tennis, soccer, travelling and spending time with family and friends. Patricia lives in...Read MoreRead Less

Daan Poortvliet
Daan Poortvliet
Shop Foreman

Daniel Poortvliet was born in Emmeloord, Netherlands. Being a farmer’s son, he was always involved at an early age in taking things apart like tractors, machinery, bicycles and scooters. He attended automotive college in the Netherlands in 1979, and landed a job with Renault in Emmeloord, Netherlands as a technician. After immigrating to Canada in 1986, Daan worked as a licensed BMW technician at Beach Auto in Toronto until 1995, then took on the role as team leader at Maranello BMW from 1995-1997. Since 1997, he has worked as Pfaff BMW's Shop Foreman and team leader. Daan received first place in the ISTC Canada competition in 2001 and was among the top seven winners worldwide in Germany. In 2003, he went on to take third place. He loves to follow bicycle racing and car racing, and enjoys cycling in his free time; he has a collection of bicycles. Daan lives in Mississauga and speaks Dutch and German. Daniel Poortvliet was born in Emmeloord, Netherlands. Being a farmer’s son, he was always involved at an early age in taking things apart like tractors, machinery, bicycles and scooters. He attended automotive college in the Netherlands in 1979, and landed a job with Renault in Emmeloord, Netherlands as a technician. After immigrating to Canada i...Read MoreRead Less

Antonio Zerrudo
Antonio Zerrudo
Service Team Leader

Antonio graduated with a degree in electrical engineering in the Philippines in 1998. He worked five years with BMW in Saudi Arabia, and other five years with BMW in Dubai before immigrating to Canada in 2000. Just three weeks later, he started at Pfaff BMW. Antonio competed in the BMW ISTC Canada competition in 2001 and again in 2003, and received his Master Technician status with BMW in 2003. He loves to travel and spend time with his family, and is fluent in Tagalog.Antonio graduated with a degree in electrical engineering in the Philippines in 1998. He worked five years with BMW in Saudi Arabia, and other five years with BMW in Dubai before immigrating to Canada in 2000. Just three weeks later, he started at Pfaff BMW. Antonio competed in the BMW ISTC Canada competition in 2001 and again in 2003, and received...Read MoreRead Less

Daniel Pacheco
Daniel Pacheco
Service Team Leader

Daniel Started in the automotive industry as a tire and lube technician while still attending high school. In 1996, enrolled in the automotive diploma program at Centennial College, and after graduating, worked as an automotive apprentice at Honda. He joined Pfaff BMW in 2003 as a licensed technician, and received his Master Technician status in 2008. Daniel loves the outdoors, including hunting, fishing, boating and spending time with his family. He lives in Bolton and is fluent in Portuguese.Daniel Started in the automotive industry as a tire and lube technician while still attending high school. In 1996, enrolled in the automotive diploma program at Centennial College, and after graduating, worked as an automotive apprentice at Honda. He joined Pfaff BMW in 2003 as a licensed technician, and received his Master Technician status in 20...Read MoreRead Less

Sonya Tersigni
Sonya Tersigni
Service Reception

Kiauna Daley
Kiauna Daley
Service Reception

Anushe Khan
Anushe Khan
Service Reception

Frank  Furlano
Frank Furlano
Assistant Parts Manager

Frank joined BMW of Mississauga in September 2004, after working in the electronics industry as an assistant manager. He’s a longtime BMW fanatic, whose passion for the brand was ignited by a friend’s E30 M3 in 2000 (the M3 remains his favourite BMW vehicle). Frank lives in Mississauga and speaks fluent Italian.

Warren  Ng
Warren Ng
Wholesale Advisor

Warren has a diverse background; he studied in the University of Guelph’s Farm Operator and Manager Program, has owned a video store, and has been in the automotive business since 2000, and has worked for several different brands. He’s a longtime BMW fanatic that developed an interest in the brand in the early 1990s, and counts the E30 M3 as one of his favourite cars. Warren lives in Mississauga and also speaks Cantonese.Warren has a diverse background; he studied in the University of Guelph’s Farm Operator and Manager Program, has owned a video store, and has been in the automotive business since 2000, and has worked for several different brands. He’s a longtime BMW fanatic that developed an interest in the brand in the early 1990s, and counts the E30 M3 as on...Read MoreRead Less

Ashmead  Rahaman
Ashmead Rahaman
Wholesale Advisor

In Trinidad, Ashmead’s uncle owned an automotive business, importing parts from around the world, and he grew up in an automotive environment. He’s worked in parts since he was 16, and has never worked in any other industry. He’s also a longtime BMW enthusiast, who has worked at the dealership for many years. Ashmead describes himself as a people person and enjoys socializing and doing work around the house. He lives in Mississauga.In Trinidad, Ashmead’s uncle owned an automotive business, importing parts from around the world, and he grew up in an automotive environment. He’s worked in parts since he was 16, and has never worked in any other industry. He’s also a longtime BMW enthusiast, who has worked at the dealership for many years. Ashmead describes himself as a pe...Read MoreRead Less

Chris  Chua
Chris Chua
Parts Advisor

Chris has worked at Pfaff BMW since he was hired as a co-op apprentice for the service department in 2011; he’s since held roles as a parts runner and parts advisor. After getting accepted into the law program at Ryserson University, he changed course to follow his passion for cars, and has never looked back; his first project car was a 1992 E36 3 Series he purchased in high school. Outside of work, Chris likes to work on his project cars with friends; he also works part time at a community centre, and enjoys playing music.Chris has worked at Pfaff BMW since he was hired as a co-op apprentice for the service department in 2011; he’s since held roles as a parts runner and parts advisor. After getting accepted into the law program at Ryserson University, he changed course to follow his passion for cars, and has never looked back; his first project car was a 1992 E36 ...Read MoreRead Less

Ash  Perera
Ash Perera
Parts Manager

Ash has a lifelong passion for cars. He began working at Canadian Tire in April of 2007, and worked there all throughout high school and university; he joined Pfaff BMW in July 2013; after completing university - he was actually in the store buying parts and asked if they were hiring! He attended the University of Guelph-Humber, where he graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration and a Business Administration diploma, with a specialization in finance. He lives in Mississauga, and enjoys travelling and adrenaline-fueled activities like zip-lining and skydiving.Ash has a lifelong passion for cars. He began working at Canadian Tire in April of 2007, and worked there all throughout high school and university; he joined Pfaff BMW in July 2013; after completing university - he was actually in the store buying parts and asked if they were hiring! He attended the University of Guelph-Humber, where he graduated ...Read MoreRead Less

Jason Azurin
Jason Azurin
Parts Advisor

Elizabeth Sousa
Elizabeth Sousa
Parts Advisor

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David Ho
David Ho
Parts Advisor

David studied Aviation maintenance at Centennial College in Toronto. He joined Pfaff family in 2016 as a lot attendant at Pfaff BMW location. Prior to that he was working as a parts advisor at a Ford dealership. David has always been very passionate about cars in general. He is also a proud owner of an E36 M3, which has been his favourite model for many years. David lives in Mississauga and speaks Cantonese. Outside of work David enjoys participating in car lapping events.David studied Aviation maintenance at Centennial College in Toronto. He joined Pfaff family in 2016 as a lot attendant at Pfaff BMW location. Prior to that he was working as a parts advisor at a Ford dealership. David has always been very passionate about cars in general. He is also a proud owner of an E36 M3, which has been his favourite model for...Read MoreRead Less

Neeraj Persaud
Neeraj Persaud
Parts Advisor

Neeraj is a graduate of Centennial College who has worked with car his entire professional life. He started his automotive career straight out of high school. Before joining Pfaff organization Neeraj worked at a VW store in Mississauga. He’s a lifelong car enthusiast, who loves the performance and body lines of BMW M4. Neeraj enjoys travel and active lifestyle. Cooking is also his passion. He lives in Brampton. Neeraj is a graduate of Centennial College who has worked with car his entire professional life. He started his automotive career straight out of high school. Before joining Pfaff organization Neeraj worked at a VW store in Mississauga. He’s a lifelong car enthusiast, who loves the performance and body lines of BMW M4. Neeraj enjoys travel and ac...Read MoreRead Less