Joe Gwynn-Jones

Qualifications:  BA Advertising, University of Gloucestershire

Languages spoken: English

Sector focus: IT, Education, Retail, Materials handling, Banking and Financial Services, Logistics, Parcels, Fmcg, Automotive, Engineering

Joe Gwynn-Jones

How many countries have you been to and which one is furthest from the UK? I’ve been to 10 other countries by my count. The furthest would be the USA (the Western parts of it anyway), but next year I’m off to Australia so that’ll take the record

What’s the strangest food you’ve ever eaten? Nothing weird like bugs or sheep’s eyeballs – probably kangaroo. It tasted pretty gamey

What was your dream job when you were a child? I wanted to be a pilot for a while

If you could time travel where would you go? Two hours ago, my lunch was really tasty and I’m hungry again

Which superhero would you be and why? Iron Man – a “genius billionaire playboy philanthropist”. And the suit’s pretty cool

What was the last role for which you found the successful candidate? Director, Asia Pacific region on behalf of a major construction consultancy

What is the innovation you have been waiting for? A robot that can iron my shirts for me. I hate ironing

What are your guilty pleasures? I actually sort of like “Never Gonna Give You Up” by Rick Astley. The ultimate one-hit wonder

What is the biggest challenge of using LinkedIn as a researcher? Going a day without it having a technical meltdown

What would you do if you had an extra hour in the day? Sleep