Meet The Team

Venturing into the world of driving with BDS London means more than just learning the ropes; it's about joining a community that thrives on passion, expertise, and dedication. As you navigate our roads and lessons, get acquainted with the very individuals who make your journey special. From our client managers who curate your bespoke experiences, to the diligent accounts team ensuring smooth operations, down to the heart and soul of our school - the seasoned driving instructor who transformed a dream into BDS London. Dive in and meet the faces behind the wheels and desks of BDS London.


Chris Kriel

Driving Instructor
Founder of BDS London

Grade A
18 Years of Instructor experience
80% Pass Rate

Chris covers the Woodford area in Automatic - Please speak to one of our client managers if you would like to book lessons with Chris

Client Managers

~ Your Trusted Partner


Pearl Opare-Kumi

Client Manager

Call: 020 8610 9700
Whatsapp: 079 2270 8390
Text: 079 2270 8390

"Excellent customer service. She was very friendly, understanding and helpful in getting me a closer date" ~ Sherif Wisdom


Michaela Wichman

Client Manager

Call: 020 4532 1310
Whatsapp: 07543 742199
Text: 07543 742199

"Michaela was absolutely fantastic in helping us secure a driving test date. She was very patient and kept us well informed throughout the process." ~ Wendy Boyd


Raquel Holdsworth

Client Manager

Call: 020 4515 1313
Whatsapp: 077 5684 7078
Text: 077 5684 7078

"Very satisfied customer. Ms Raquel was very supportive" ~ Usman Shahid


Pat Coney

Client Manager

Call: 020 4518 2380
Whatsapp: 0751200 8057
Text: 0751200 8057

"Best driving school and special thanks to Pat and Pearl who helped me with all the booking and stuffs." ~ Dhiya

Behind the Scenes Team Members


Andrea Kriel

  • Administrative and Legal Manager
  • Data Protection Officer

Charmaine Tecklenburg


Loriska Jansen


Lucille Fincham

Web Designer & Video Editor

This team takes pride in managing and working alongside clients of the Best Driving School London, as well as with all our internal organisations. Click here to read more.