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Meet the Team - Andy

Meet the team

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Andy Merchant (Digital mentor)

Why did you join Bourne Digital?

I’ve always wanted to work in the charity sector and getting the chance to mentor people on a 1:1 basis was very appealing, teaching them skills I've personally honed over many years was a great mix for me.

What was your previous job?

I’ve worked in the digital/PR/communications industry since 2007, working on many interesting and varied campaigns along the way!

What are your hobbies?

I’m into Martial Arts, I study a form of Martial Arts called Choi Kwang Do.

What's your favourite movie?

Once Upon a Time in America. It’s a gangster movie set in the Prohibition-era directed by Sergio Leone.

If you had a superpower what would it be and why?

Teleportation. I have family up north and it takes so long to get there.

Do you have any ambitions in life?

When I retire, I'd like to go to another country and do some charity work.

Do you have any phobias?

No

What’s your favourite takeaway?

I am partial to a chargrilled chicken kebab.

What’s you morning routine?

Coffee around 9ish, otherwise I start to get a coffee headache 😟

What three items would you take to a desert island? 

Practical things. 1. Fire starter 2. Knife 3. Water container.