Becky Roberts

Accountancy Professional

What specialist skills do you offer your clients? Helpful, approachable and willing to go the extra mile to give clients what they need.

How long have you worked at GT? I’ve been part of the team for 6 years and prior to that I was studying for a BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance at the University of Plymouth.

What's the best thing about working at GT? I love being part of such a friendly and hard-working team, which always receives positive client feedback.

What reasons would you give other people for joining or working with GT? All the team has a really strong work ethic and it’s good to know you are part of a group which always does its best for clients.

What is your ultimate career ambition? I’d like to become a Chartered Certified Accountant.

What advice would you give someone aspiring to be a successful business owner? Get good people around you, don’t hire the wrong person just because you’re desperate and start as you mean to go on.

What's playing in your car right now? Capital Radio.

If you could go back in time, what piece of advice would you most like to tell your younger self? Learn computer coding – it’s the future.

What are your pet hates? Laziness and people who walk slowly in front of you.

How would you describe yourself in 5 words? Hardworking, meticulous, impatient, sarcastic and funny.

Name your favourite musical artist, food, film, book and TV show? Paramore, Chicken, Goodfellas, Harry Potter – but TV wise I can’t decide between Sons of Anarchy, Game of Thrones or Breaking Bad!

How long could you live without your smartphone? If I was near a computer then forever if not then for a few hours, I’m forever ‘googling’ things!

If you could only take 3 things to a desert island, what would they be and why? Bear Grylls or Ray Mears so they could make sure I don’t die, some sun cream (I burn easily!) and something to get off the island and back to civilisation.