Diana Watson

Qualifications: BA (Hons) English & Theology, University of Muenster.

Languages spoken: German (native), English, Spanish.

Sector focus: Automotive, Biotechnology, Education, Engineering, Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Pharmaceuticals, Packaging and Printing, Professional Services, Retail, Technology, Telecoms, Textiles.

How many countries have you been to and which one is furthest from the UK? Quite a few but not enough yet! The furthest away was Australia

What’s the strangest food you’ve ever eaten? It was so strange I did not recognise it!

What was your dream job when you were a child? A dancer or a teacher

If you could time travel where would you go? The time of swing music in the 50s and 60s

Which superhero would you be and why? Fantastic Woman – then I’d be married to a Fantastic Man

What was the last role for which you found the successful candidate? Head of Key Accounts in a pharmaceutical company

What is the innovation you have been waiting for? Something along the lines of “Beam me up Scotty” would be great!

What are your guilty pleasures? Watching through the key hole with Keith Lemon – I love seeing other people’s houses

What is the biggest challenge of using LinkedIn as a researcher? To know what you are looking for ..and then to find him or her!

What would you do if you had an extra hour in the day? Pick up the phone and call an old friend