Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Victoria Forrester, Consultant

Victoria has worked at Focus Management Consultants since 2017, prior to this she recruited into the food manufacturing sector for over 10 years.  She specialises in management roles covering Engineering, Operations, Technical and Development.

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An interview with Victoria...

What is the earliest ambition you can remember?

To be a gymnast

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

State school then straight to work

Who is your idol?

I haven’t got one

Who is your mentor?

No one specific person

How physically fit are you?

Pretty fit, I run when I can and practice yoga daily

Which leads to greater success, hard work or ability?

I think there’s a need for balance, you need both to succeed

What is your IQ?

I haven’t a clue! 

Which famous person are you most like?

No idea!

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

Jim Morrison / The Doors was always played when I was little at home, that would be a great experience to take my Dad along to

What was the first car you owned?

Citroen AX called Jazz

What’s your biggest extravagance?

My kids and their hobbies!

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

Mind reading – it would really help in recruitment!

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

The ability to be in more than one place at a time

What ambitions do you still have?

To visit all the places I haven’t reached yet

Do you have more than one home?

Just the one

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

My husband, daughter and son 

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

A horse, it would make my daughters dreams come true

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

I can’t remember the name but it was a little restaurant in Munich

What keeps you going every day?

My family

What is your greatest achievement to date?

Having two totally amazing kids & running a half marathon on just cold medicine and coffee

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

Someone bendy – to do all the yoga! 

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

The journey

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

Well done you

If you lost everything tomorrow, what would you do?

Get up and start again

Is there an afterlife?

I hope so

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

9

What was the last book you read?

 Mr Tickle and the giant (with my son)

Contact Victoria 

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Call Victoria on 07921 388146