Take Five with Ian Whilby

We’re talking to New Business Development Manager, Ian Whilby, asking him the key questions in a bid to get to know him better. Keep reading to find out why Ian would like to trade tapping away at his keyboard for the keys of a piano…

1. Describe yourself in five words….

  • Focused
  • Intuitive
  • Loyal
  • Ambitious
  • Compassionate

2. What are you passionate about in your role at High Access?

Utilising data to uncover continuous ways to improve the services, we offer to both new and existing clients, which in turn delivers the best in our customer experience.

3.What has been your highlight since joining the team?

Witnessing a team that, although is spread across the entire UK, is truly diverse, engaged and champions of an inclusive culture.

4. If you weren’t in your career today, what would you have done – what was your dream job at high school?

A pianist with the Manchester Halle Orchestra – the collective sound of a complete orchestra live is a truly magical spectacle of both sight and sound.

5. Out of work, what would your Mastermind subject be?

My height of expertise has to be Formula 1 having followed both the sport and its stars – Lewis Hamilton being my current hero. My specialist subject would have to be the life and works of Tommy Cooper – just like that!