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Getting to know IPM - Jess Bower

This month, we caught up with Jess, one of our helpdesk operatives, based at our head office in Bordon. We gave her 20 questions and an hour to have a think and revert to us with her answers.

Each month we will be putting these or a similar set of questions to another member of the IPM team, giving you a little more insight into the people that make up IPM.

How long have you been working with IPM?

Almost 7 years

What do you do at IPM?

Helpdesk coordinator on the fabrics team

Describe yourself in one word?

scatterbrain

Any pets?

used to have a border collie

Favourite film?

Memoirs of a Geisha

Which actor plays you in your biopic?

I would like to think Megan Fox, but more likely Melissa McCarthy

Biggest phobia?

Frogs and sloths, they're just not right

If you were an animal, what would you be?

A cat, then I could do parkour

What do you like most about your job?

I can just roll out of bed in the morning, its 5 minutes away from home

You can go back in time, where do you go first?

The wild west to be a cowgirl

Any superstitions?

None

What is the strangest fact you know?

Horses knees lock when they sleep standing up, so they topple over

3 Dinner Party guests (dead, alive, or fictional)?

Jim Carrey, Major Motoko Kusanagi, Keanu Reeves

Favourite movie quote?

Planet of the Apes, "Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape"

Last book you read?

Peter Pan

Dream holiday?

Japan - all of it

Something about you that none of your colleagues knows?

My deep dark secret

You have one superpower, what and why?

Morphing, then I can turn into a bird if I want to fly, or an insect if I wanted to spy

Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

A millionaire entrepreneur

Finally, you Desert Island disc, book and a luxury item?

Anything from Queens of the Stone Age, Vampire Hunter D, a life supple of Coca-Cola