Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Hannah Jackson, Consultant

With over 8 years' purchasing recruitment experience within the fmcg sector, Hannah has joined the team at Focus Management to strengthen the procurement offering within the food and drink, manufacturing, retail and foodservice sectors.

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An Interview with Hannah

Did you go to a state or private school? Did you go to University or straight into work?

I went to both state and private schools, in Germany, the South East and then Cheshire and then I went straight into work.

Who is your idol?

I don’t have one

Who is your mentor?

My dad!!

How physically fit are you?

Not bad – have got fitter as I’ve got older

Which leads to greater success, hard work or ability?

Hard work

What is your IQ?

I hate to think!

Which famous person are you most like?

Don’t think I’m like anyone – I’m unique!!!

If you could see any musician live – whether alive or dead – who would it be?


Do you consider your carbon footprint?

I have started to – I recycle EVERYTHING!

What was the first car you owned?

A blue Renault 5 called Rene

What’s your biggest extravagance?

Clothes, shoes, food, wine, cosmetics – basically everything!

How politically committed are you?

I vote – that’s about it

Name one skill you don’t possess that you wish you did?

The ability to sing without people telling me to stop

If you could have a super power, what would it be?

The ability to read a toddlers mind

What ambitions do you still have?

Too many to mention

Do you have more than one home?


You’re going to be stranded on a desert island and can take only three things with you – what would they be?

Contact lenses so I can see, my son and a mobile phone so I can call for help when it all got too much

If you could own one thing that you don’t currently possess, what would it be?

Too many things to mention – I have a very long wish lit!!

What and where is the best restaurant you’ve ever eaten in?

Not a restaurant as such but Fish Friday in Barbados.

What keeps you going every day?

Coffee, salt and vinegar crisps and my little boy

What is your greatest achievement to date?

Keeping a small child alive

What has been your greatest disappointment?

Not being cast in a Nescafe advert about 20 years ago!

If someone wrote a biography about you, what would the title be?

War & Peace cont...

What would your 20 year old self say to you now?

The best things are worth waiting for.

If you lost everything tomorrow, what would you do?

Cry – lots

If you had to rate your satisfaction with your life so far out of 10, what would your score be?

Definitely 8

What was the last book you read?

Postman Pat and the fruit bats