- What is your role at Confex and how long have you worked here?
I am the Director in charge of Central Distribution.
- What did you do before joining Confex?
I ran my own retail business for 10 years and before that worked in commercial property management.
- What do you do when you’re not at Confex?
My family enjoys the countryside and we are lucky enough to own a smallholding where we keep chickens, sheep and horses.
- If you were able to retire tomorrow, how would you spend your time?
On the farm.
- Who inspires you?
Recently: Elon Musk the founder of Paypal with his amazing success in developing new technologies especially his space programme. He proves anything is possible with the right backing.
- What type of business would you go into, if it wasn’t wholesale?
- What is the most interesting place you have visited and why?
I have been lucky to go to many places round the World, Hong Kong was a particular favourite – there was so much going on everywhere you looked.
- What do you like about working at Confex?
Seeing CD develop from zero into a key component of the buying group.