Meet Robin - General Manager L&D
Why did you choose to work for MAN?
Automotive is my background, MAN is a Tier 1 manufacturer.
Describe what it’s like to work here in three words.
Challenging, friendly and stretching.
What do you get up to in a typical week?
There is no “typical” week, the work is varied and sometimes unpredictable!
What’s been your proudest moment at work?
Receiving such fantastic support whilst recovering from prostate cancer.
What makes someone successful here?
Being pro-active, thinking about alternatives, and doing without being asked.
How have you and your career developed since you joined us?
I’m less spontaneous, more measured, more visionary.
What’s the best thing about working for MAN?
My colleagues are great people to work with, however I love the product, it’s the best in the market.
more about you
What’s been your proudest moment outside of work?
Fundraising on behalf of MAN for Macmillan.
If you could invite 3 people to a dinner party, who would they be?
Sir Ben Ainslie, Gino D’acampo and my dad.
Tell us something about yourself that might surprise us.
I never skip breakfast.
What’s your favourite film?
Either Top Gun or A Good Year, I can’t decide.
What’s your signature dish?
Thai fish curry.