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Meet the Team

We know only too well that it’s the people who are the true heartbeat and culture of any company. That’s why throughout the organisation we’ve taken great care to selectively place the right skills and expertise to support every aspect of our business. With experience that goes beyond the Mobility industry, our group of directors and employees are dedicated to achieving our goals of providing a wide range of the latest Mobility and Disability solutions, whilst offering first class, dedicated support. Be it a mobility scooter, stairlift or even just a walking stick, we are always happy to go the extra mile to make sure our customers have the best possible experience when shopping at Advantage Mobility. Below you can find out a bit more about the people who keep make Advantage what it is.

Mick Tinkler


Mick recently retired from his position of CEO of Age UK Nottingham & Nottinghamshire, having done over 20 years, which is the largest independent local charity providing direct services to older people from all communities and backgrounds in the city and county.

Advantage Mobility is the brain child of Mick. It was his vision of ethical sales subject to assessment, which the team has brought to fruition. He is passionate, innovative and driven by ethical business practices, focused on helping the elderly and vulnerable, and keeps a watchful eye over the business he created.

Laurie Smith

Operations Director

Laurie has been instrumental in actualising the vision of Advantage Mobility. He brings with him a wealth of international and local business experience. He will be solely focussed on ensuring that customer satisfaction is built on a foundation of responsible, reliable and trustworthy business practices, which is at the heart of what we aim to achieve.

Grant Daft

Marketing and Sales Administrator

Grant has accumulated a vast wealth of knowledge about mobility products and is your go-to man for any mobility solutions. In his capacity as Marketing and Sales Administrator, Grant not only looks after our customers when they visit the store, he also ensures that voicemail messages are answered promptly, follows up on items requiring servicing and prices up all new products. Grant has enormous expertise in mobility products and can give you great advice on the most appropriate items for your specific requirement.