Nicolaus Owen, Panel Technician, DLG Orpington

Nicolaus Owen is a highly-skilled Panel Technician with more than two decades experience in the industry. He started his working life with a 3 year apprenticeship with Rover and has since worked for independent bodyshops, main dealer  franchises, large insurance body shops and a classic car restorer. ATA qualified, he was named Bodyshop Panel Technician of the Year in 2013, 2015 and 2018, becoming the first person ever to win this category three times.

He is regarded as a specialist in his field, Mercedes-approved, and qualified in aluminium welding, plastic repair and classic car restoration.