Jacqueline Dalziel

Account Manager, FDM Group

IFSDG:  How long have you worked in FDM Group?

Jacqueline:  Just under 2 years now

IFSDG:  How many people work at your FDM Group?

Jacqueline:  1400+ globally

IFSDG:  What is the vision for FDM Group in Glasgow?

Jacqueline:  Creating and inspiring exciting careers that shape our digital future.

IFSDG:  What's a typical day for you?

Jacqueline:  I don't think I can say I've ever had a typical day because each day can differ from the next but some of the key aspects to my role are: to build relationships with my clients, find roles for FDM consultants, and look for new opportunities with new customers. Another part of my role is to champion for women in IT, at the moment I'm working on a joint event with FDM Group and WIT-S.  The event takes place on 14th July from our Glasgow academy from 6.30-8.30pm. Topic of discussion around women returning to work. If you are interested in coming along contact me at Jacqueline.dalziel@fdmgroup.com or 0141 218 3104.

IFSDG:  Why did FDM Group choose to locate in the IFSD in Glasgow?

Jacqueline:  Glasgow is a fantastic, vibrant city.  From a business perspective, we have some wonderfully talented people, excellent thriving businesses and a great cultural mix.  Who wouldn't want to locate to Glasgow!

IFSDG: Three good things about working in Glasgow?

Jacqueline:  Diversity - Shopping - Restaurants

IFSDG:  What is your biggest business achievement to date?

Jacqueline:  Being the only person in my family to go to university.

IFSDG:  What is the best investment you ever made?

Jacqueline:  Jimmy Choo's!!! No actually, I donated £60 to SSPCA to "buy" my dog.  Now going on 8yrs old, definitely the best investment I ever made! Priceless.

IFSDG:  Which businessperson or company do you most admire and why?

Jacqueline:  FDM Group COO Sheila Flavell - truly inspiring.

IFSDG:  What did you want to be when you were a child?

Jacqueline:  I wanted to be a professional Show Jumper. 

IFSDG:  What do you do to relax away from the office?

Jacqueline:  Dog walks mostly; I enjoy long walks after work to help switch off.  I also enjoy baking and cooking and find this helps me relax too.

IFSDG: I-Phone or Android?

Jacqueline:  I-Phone

IFSDG: Favourite band?

Jacqueline:  Rolling Stones

IFSDG: Favourite sport?

Jacqueline:  Show Jumping or F1

IFSDG: Favourite movie?

Jacqueline:  Step Brothers

IFSDG: Sunshine or snow?

Jacqueline:  Both - just not on the same day!

IFSDG:  and finally, what three words sum you up?

Jacqueline:  Fun, Quirky and Caring

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