Name: Dave Agutter
Profession: Company Director
Primary school: Woodthorpe
Attended Millthorpe/Nunthorpe: Nunthorpe (for one year) and Millthorpe School
Post 16 attended University or college? York College
Favourite subject at school: Geography/History
What I thought I wanted to do: Join the Navy
What I ended up doing: Owning and running two companies selling online training and IT consultancy
How I got here: Joined the Navy (for five years); Lumberjack; Factory work; Live-in-nanny; IT instructor; Doorman; Martial Arts Instructor; Ski guide – all over the course of a year.
Computer hardware engineer; IT Contractor; IT Consultant; IT service delivery manager; Personal Trainer; Ski instructor; Martial arts instructor; Running online sports goods store
Most useful skill or character trait for my job: Tenacity
Top tip! Find a job you love doing and you’ll never work another day in your life.