IFSDG: How long have you worked in
Daniel: 2 years
IFSDG: How many people work at FDM
IFSDG: What is the vision for FDM Group in
Daniel: To launch the careers of 200 graduate
and ex-forces IT and Business professionals this year and double
that next year.
IFSDG: What's a typical day for you?
Daniel: Arrive at 8 with a plan and by 8.30
everything I intended to do gets shelved and I don't stop until I
get home at 7.30pm
IFSDG: Why did FDM Group choose to locate in the
IFSD in Glasgow?
Daniel: Our client base is predominantly
Financial, Banking and Insurance Companies, however, we also work
with Technology and Pharmaceutical companies as well.
IFSDG: Three good things about working
Daniel: The people, The food, The weather!
IFSDG: What is your biggest business achievement
Daniel: Personally helping 50+ people start
their careers in England and Scotland over my short time in the
IFSDG: What is the best investment you ever
Daniel: My time and effort
IFSDG: Which businessperson or company do you most
admire and why?
Daniel: Branson. He makes everything fun, and
the people who work for him look happy and enjoy their jobs. That
IFSDG: What did you want to be when you were a
Daniel: A rock star.
IFSDG: What do you do to relax away from the
Daniel: Currently, exploring the Munroes with
my girlfriend at the weekends.
IFSDG: I-Phone or Android?
Daniel: i-phone every time, but to be fair I do
get annoyed when they change the plugs.
IFSDG: Favourite band?
Daniel: The Pixies
IFSDG: Favourite sport?
IFSDG: Favourite movie?
Daniel: Blues Brothers (the original)
IFSDG: Sunshine or snow?
IFSDG: and finally, what three words sum you
Daniel: Tall, Dark and Handsome