Meet the team – Gary Duckman, Managing Director
GARY DUCKMAN, MANAGING DIRECTOR AT AVITA
What does your job involve?
I oversee the running of the business, ensuring Avita is growing and moving in the right direction.
How long have you worked at avita?
What do you enjoy most about your job?
I love the flexibility and diversity of my job and dealing with the technical challenges that arise. I also work with a great team who I can rely on to do a fantastic job.
What do you find most challenging in your job?
Time, there is never enough time in the day to get everything done and meetings can often overrun. I think a lot of people can relate to this.
What’s your background – qualifications, previous experience?
I was a racing technician and also an IT and AV technician. I am Microsoft trained, cedia EST2 qualified and a member of the BCS (British Computer Society).
What’s your biggest achievement?
Becoming MD of Avita.
What do you enjoy doing in your spare time?
Motor racing. I even hold a motorsport race license and instructor license.
What is your favourite saying?
No point playing if you don’t believe you can win.
If you had to describe yourself in three words, what would they be?
Ambitious, positive and outgoing.
What would people be surprised to know about you?
I started out at 16 as an apprentice car mechanic.
Who is your idol?
Any finally….We’re off to the pub – what’s your order?
A bottle of Peroni please!
Find out more about the Avita team here.