Getting to know IPM - Roxane Maines
This month, we caught up with Roxane, one of our senior helpdesk co-ordinators in our Landscaping division. We gave her 20 questions and an hour to have a think and revert back to us with his answers.
Each month we will be putting these or a similar set of questions to another member of the IPM, giving you a little more insight into the people that make up IPM.
How long have you been working with IPM?
What do you do at IPM?
I work on the Helpdesk within the landscape division
Describe yourself in one word?
Not of my own (so I just have to obsess over everyone else's)
Devil Wears Prada… and basically every Hugh Grant rom-com
Which actor plays you in your biopic?
If you were an animal, what would you be?
I’d be a leopard, mainly because I'd get to be leopard print
What do you like most about your job?
The people I work with, it feels like a second family
You can go back in time, where do you go first?
The 1960s... the fashion, the music, it just looks like the best era
I'm not really superstitious but I do freak out whenever I see just one magpie on its own
What is the strangest fact you know?
There are more stars in space than there are grains of sand on every beach in the world
3 Dinner Party guests (dead, alive, or fictional)?
Amy Winehouse, Alex Turner, and Coco Chanel
Favourite movie quote?
"After all, I'm just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her" - Notting Hill
Last book you read?
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
I'm desperate to go to Vietnam and also to visit orangutans in Borneo
Something about you that none of your colleagues knows?
I used to play the drums
You have one superpower, what and why?
To live forever
Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
Hopefully content, worry-less and owner of at least one dog
Finally, your Desert Island disc, book and luxury item?
AM - Arctic Monkeys, a map of the night sky and an endless supply of cocktails