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Shaun Goff - Team Principal

Shaun has over a decade of experience in competitive motor racing and his background lies in car preparation and development. Started Optimum Motorsport in 2007 and took full control as Team Principal in 2012 and has taken the squad to British GT4 titles in 2013 (Overall), 2016 (Overall) and 2017 (Pro/Am) and to the top step of the SP3 podium in the Dubai 24 Hours on three occasions.

Flick Haigh - #75 Aston Martin Vantage GT3, British GT

With a background in Caterhams dating back to 2007 and then in the Michelin GT3 Le Mans Cup, Flick will compete in the British GT championship for the first time in 2018 alongside Jonny Adam in the Aston Martin Vantage GT3. Most recently, Flick secured three podium positions in the Michelin GT3 Le Mans Cup with Optimum Motorsport from five starts.

Jonny Adam - #75 Aston Martin Vantage GT3, British GT

Jonny joins Optimum Motorsport in 2018 to compete in the British GT championship, a series he won in 2015 and 2016. As a factory Aston Martin Racing driver, Jonny also won the 24 hours of Le Mans in 2017 to add to his already impressive motorsport CV.

Jody Firth - Team Manager

A successful racer in his own right with a background in single seaters, Jody moved on to compete at the top level in sportscar racing by competing in the 24 hours of Le Mans, ELMS and WEC as well as claiming the British GT4 title in 2009. As Team Manager, Jody is central to all aspects of operations and engineering for the team in all championships.

Jeff Harding - Chief Mechanic / Workshop Manager

Formerly the number one mechanic Triple Eight Engineering on the BMW Z4 GT3 in the British GT Championship between 2013 and 2015 before joining Optimum Motorsport. As Chief Mechanic, Jeff worked on the Audi R8 GT3 in the Creventic Series and British GT in 2016. 2017 saw Jeff work on the Michelin GT3 Le Mans Cup as well as the British GT programme with Aston Martin in 2018 and The Audi R8 in GT Open. Over ten 24 Hour Endurance races.

Phil Trickett - Mechanic

Joined Optimum Motorsport in 2015 following a career in the dealership motor trade. Phil is our Head Mechanic on our Ginetta GT5 programme, number two mechanic to our Audi R8 GT3, Aston Martin GT3 and Ginetta G55 GT4. Over five 24H endurance races.

Alex Walker - Motorsport Degree

Since joining in 2016, Alex forms part of our dedicated G40 GT5 personal. He is the number two mechanic to the G55 GT4 in the Creventic 24 Hour Series, GT Cup and Britcar. He has five 24 Hour races also under his belt to date.