Layla's Jobs

Layla AkoudadAccount Manager


Layla is an experienced and diligent account manager, she works across the UK with large and smaller dealer groups plus independents.

Before working at HCP, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?
Managed 15 service engineers, I was the only girl and was 19 years old, loved it!!

How did you first learn about HCP?

If you could switch your job with anyone else within HCP, whose job would you want? And why?
Ash, his determination and drive has got him a successful, thriving business.

What do you find the most challenging at HCP?
Not enough time in the day!

What is your proudest moment at HCP?
Being given a great opportunity to prove myself and show my worth.

Tell us three things most people don’t know about you…

  1. Had a kidney transplant
  2. I can balance upside down on my head
  3. I’m bilingual!

Any random facts you could share with us?
Ants don’t sleep

Are you messy or organised?
Definitely organised

Choose your Mr. Men/Little Miss, to describe your work personality?
Little Miss Stubborn – I never give up!!

What is the worst thing you did as a kid?
Too many to write down!!

Do you have an office nickname? What is it?
Not yet but I’m sure the others will think of one soon like Superstar!!

If given a chance, who would you like to be for a day? And why?
The Queen!!! Because she’s the most important woman in the country!!!

What is the last joke you recall?
Why do squirrels swim on their back? So their nuts don’t get wet!!

What is the weirdest job you’ve ever had?
Weird jobs are not for me! That’s why I’m working here!!

What one food do you wish had zero calories?
Fried chicken!!

Would you rather be a tiny elephant or a giant hamster? And why?
I’d be a giant hamster then I could use the london eye as my Ferris wheel!

What is your motto or personal mantra?
If plan A doesn’t work, the alphabet has 25 more letters!!

Which cartoon character would you most like to switch lives with?
Peter’s pan. Oh to be forever young!!

You’re happiest when?
When I’m eating!

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