Name: Matthew MacGregor
Profession: Senior Account Manager
Attended York High School: 1995 – 2000
Post-16 attended: York College
University or college? N/A
Favourite subject at school: PE, Music, Maths, English
What I thought I wanted to do: I wanted to be a PE teacher.
What I ended up doing: I became a sales assistant at the age of 18 and worked my way up to a Senior Account Manager.
How I got here: Hard work, determination and wanting better in life.
Most useful skill or character trait for my job: Customer service, honesty, great work ethic.
Top tip! Work hard, stay focused and have an end goal. Life will put you off track from time to time, but keep an eye on the end goal. Positivity creates great experiences and remember, work smarter not harder.