Published: May 26, 2022 | Updated: May 30, 2022
“Where do I see myself in ten years’ time? Who knows? Life is for living not planning”
Each week we shine the spotlight on a prominent person in Dorset and ask him, or her, for answers to our part fun/part serious questionnaire. This time…
Her favourite smell is curry; nothing gets her angry; she looks for enthusiasm, honesty, a willingness to learn and a sense of humour in a new employee and chooses Costa Rica as her favourite holiday location.
Hannah Mazrae, Partner, Saffery Champness, takes the ‘hot seat’ for our popular 20 Questions.
Question: What is your favourite TV show?
Answer: The Good Place has been a recent favourite.
Q: Who would you like to share a car with?
A: Greg Davies, I think he would be great company.
Q: The best bit of my job is…?
A: Meeting clients, talking to them and helping to find solutions, but also the internal team.
Q: And the worst?
A: Easy, timesheets!
Q: Who was your childhood hero?
A: My Dad.
Q: What’s your favourite smell?
Q: Where’s your favourite place in Dorset?
A: The Isle of Purbeck.
Q: What advice would you give to anyone starting out on a career?
A: Take advantage of every opportunity and be yourself.
Q: What was your first record/CD?
A: The first Spice Girls album, Spice. I remember buying it from WHSmith in Poole!
Q: What gets you angry?
Q: Do you have a favourite piece of music?
A: ‘Chaise Longue’ by Wet Leg. It’s fun!
Q: What are the qualities you look for in a new employee?
A: Enthusiasm, honesty, willingness to learn and a sense of humour.
Q: What’s your favourite food or dish?
A: Da Mario’s pizza, they’re so tasty.
Q: Steamed sponge pudding and custard or a plate of melon?
A: Definitely sponge pudding and custard.
Q: Name the best thing about living/working in Dorset?
A: Being so close to the sea and countryside. I love getting out on my bike to experience both.
Q: If you were Prime Minister for the day what would be the first thing you do?
A: Resign, I would hate to have that job!
Q: What’s your biggest frustration?
A: At the moment, my broken arm.
Q: Where’s your favourite holiday location?
A: Costa Rica, the place to go if you love an adventure – highly recommended.
Q: Where do you see yourself in ten years’ time?
A: Who knows?! Life is for living not planning.
Q: What would you like to be remembered for?
A: Just being me, open, honest and supporting others.