Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Maxx Armstrong, Graduate Recruitment Consultant

Maxx recently joined Focus Management Consultants and is looking forward to undertaking his position as Graduate Recruitment Consultant.

Contact Maxx

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  • Call Maxx on 01625 560778 or 07714 082241

An interview with Maxx...

What is the earliest ambition you can remember?

To become a Power Ranger, the white one specifically, still dreaming, maybe one day.

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

I attended state school and went to Manchester Metropolitan University and studied BSc(Hons) Nutritional Sciences.

Who is your idol?

Cristiano Ronaldo, as a young teen I admired his hard work and dedication and I guess I’ve continued to appreciate that work ethic into my young adult life.

Who is your mentor?

Would be difficult to pin point a single mentor, I believe you can achieved a greater knowledge if you see and learn things from lots of different perspectives.

How physically fit are you?

Difficult to say, above average I would imagine but I used to be very fit and then university happened.

Which leads to greater success, hard work or ability?

Hard work 100%, how do you think I’ve made it this far. 

What is your IQ?

I don’t know, 1 million I would imagine.

Which famous person are you most like?

 King Tupou VI the King of Tonga

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

Tupac, I’ve seen most of the people I would want to that are alive.

What was the first car you owned?

My current car, my Dark Blue 2008 Renault Clio.

What’s your biggest extravagance?

I bought two holidays after my first student loan, but I’m normally quite lacklustre with money generally anyways.

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

Speaking another language.

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


What ambitions do you still have?

Same as I always have, continuing to be successful.

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?

A battery powered Mp3 player, Headphones and lots of batteries.

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

A football team.

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

Can’t remember the name, but the steakhouse at the top of the Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai.

What keeps you going every day?


What is your greatest achievement to date?

Finishing and doing well in my dissertation.

If a movie were made about your life so far, who would take the lead role as you?

No one in particular they would just have to be really attractive.

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


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

Isn’t it great to be us!

If you lost everything tomorrow, what would you do?


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


What was the last book you read?

Embarrassingly, I have no idea, probably “Of Mice and Men” in High School.