HMT Advent Calendar #5 – Meet the Partners

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HMT Advent Calendar #5 – Meet the Partners 2018-12-07T09:41:13+00:00

Andrew Thomson

Corporate Finance

Three words to describe you

Prolific deal maker

Your favourite quote or saying

“It’s ok to fall over seven times but you just need to get up eight times.”

What team will you support at the Six Nations?

Scotland

What is on your Christmas list?

A time machine – the first 26 years at HMT have been great fun and rewarding and I’d want to do it all again!

Your resolutions for 2019

Get fit – I want Andrew Thomson to be as healthy as HMT!

James Thomas

Corporate Finance

Three words to describe you

Open, diligent and practical

Your favourite quote or saying

“Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.” – Oscar Wilde

What team will you support at the Six Nations?

Wales

What is on your Christmas list?

A top of the range E-bike and a magic pill to end Brexit turmoil!

Your resolutions for 2019

Take control over my inbox and to stop starting the next email before having pushed send on the last. Go to bed at a sensible time. You do not need to learn about Peruvian architecture before bedtime. Stick to only one screen at a time. Finish that pile of books on the bedside table (as well as the backlog on the bookcase).

Odhran Dodd

Corporate Finance
& Debt Advisory

Three words to describe you

Refreshed, reinvigorated, reenergised

Your favourite quote or saying

“Do the next right thing.”

What team will you support at the Six Nations?

Ireland and anyone playing against England.

What is on your Christmas list?

More hours in the day and better phone signal in London.

Your resolutions for 2019

Ireland to win the Grand Slam, the Rugby World Cup and HMT to have a record year.

Paul Read

Due Diligence

Three words to describe you

Gets things done

Your favourite quote or saying

“Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.”

What team will you support at the Six Nations?

England

What is on your Christmas list?

An FA Cup victory at Wembley for West Ham and new bikes for me and my wife Rachael.

Your resolutions for 2019

Further growth of the transaction support team, get back on the cross trainer and embrace change.