Talented and experienced team

A unique blend of skills provide the logistics and professional support behind the Headlane global next day delivery service.

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Our managment team

The driving force behind Headlane's expertise.

Mickey Opacic
Managing Director

The driving force behind the Company, he has managed some of the UK's largest consumer electronics and accessories companies. Having first set up a parts distribution business over 20 years ago, Mickey has a career long experience in the industry. With him at the helm, the name Headlane has become synonymous with excellence in spare parts logistics.

Jan Bauer
Head of Operations

An experienced professional in the mobile spare parts industry, Jan makes sure that our operational processes run smoothly, putting our customers at the heart of everything we do. He is responsible for purchasing stock and managing the inventory to ensure we always have correct levels of stocks and all the latest products.

Rijja Gahlot
Administration Manager

With her meticulous attention to detail, Rijja ensures the Company's UK and EU administrative functions run smoothly. She streamlines processes, optimises resources, and maintains a highly organised work environment, keeping everyone up to date, on time and in check generally!

Tamas Csemez
UK Warehouse Manager

After 15 years of being with us, Tamas is practically part of the furniture! He is very focused on priorities and has a laser sharp attention to detail. He can jump on any task, and is a key member of our team with a vast product and process knowledge dealing with all customers, couriers and manufacturers.

Eric Poortenaar
EU Warehouse Manager

We are lucky enough to benefit from Eric’s broad experience in distribution logistics. He is an open, friendly and approachable guy who thrives overseeing our EU distribution warehouse in the Netherlands. He makes sure everything is done, on time and the orders reach customers as quickly as possible.

Zsolt Szabo
UK Warehouse Team Member

A thorough, hardworking individual, Zsolt is a whizz at picking and packing, making sure that our customers get exactly what they need on time, wherever they are around the world. He also manages our late cut off orders ensuring that no one has a last minute panic and they have as little downtime as possible.

Emre Ozturk
EU Assistant Manager

Emre has been with our Dutch operation from the beginning. He is reliable, easy going and versatile, getting involved in everything from coordinating inventory, order fulfilment, to shipping logistics and keeping our IT systems in tip top shape.

Jesùs Pastor Ricoy
UK Warehouse Team Member

Coming to us three years ago, with previous experience of distribution from working in his family’s business, Jesùs is dedicated to making sure our customers get their orders on time. He enjoys all the different aspects of his role and has an interest in the latest devices we support.

Brian Matthew Hambury
UK Warehouse Team Member

We bought Brian on board when we expanded into our new London warehouse. He is easygoing, hardworking and ensures that our customers’ orders are picked and sent out the same day. He is the last one to leave the office, making sure that late orders still reach our customers in time.

What we value

Our customers are at the core of everything we do and our values drive us to provide the highest level of service possible.


Our attitude toward everyone, whether a colleague, a customer, supplier or partner is always professional.


All our internal processes are constantly reviewed to make sure they are as efficient as possible.


We make sure that the components our customers order are sent out as soon as humanly possible.


We make sure that every member of the team is supported to do their job to the very best of their ability.

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Showing we care

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Committing to next-day delivery.

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Minimising extended shipping times.

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Eco-friendly shipping partners.

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