IFSDG: How long have you worked in
Jacqueline: Just under 2 years now
IFSDG: How many people work at your
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.email@example.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
IFSDG: Three good things about working in
Jacqueline: Diversity - Shopping -
IFSDG: What is your biggest business achievement to
Jacqueline: Being the only person in my
family to go to university.
IFSDG: What is the best investment you ever
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
Jacqueline: I wanted to be a professional
IFSDG: What do you do to relax away from the
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?
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
IFSDG: and finally, what three words sum you
Jacqueline: Fun, Quirky and