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Q&A with Emily Carroll

Get to know our Chief Business Analyst a little better with these 10 quickfire questions.

By Harry Puckering

Harry is Oakwood's Associate Consultant and works in our Associate Team
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Q.  What is your favourite food?

A.  I love anything with aubergines, anything Italian, or Mexican.

Q.  What is your favourite movie?

A.  I’ve got lots but When Harry Met Sally is my all-time favourite.

Q.  Things that you enjoy most?

A.  I love good coffee, hot yoga and long walks.

Q.  If you could have dinner with three people, who would they be?

A.  Nelson Mandela, Marilyn Monroe and Keanu Reeves!

Q.  What is your favourite Karaoke song?

A.  This Charming Man, The Smiths, always make me smile and want to sing!

Q.  What song do you listen to most?

A.  At the moment, it’s the Hamilton soundtrack.

Q.  What is your dream holiday location?

A.  New Zealand – the lakes, mountains and sea. Snow, sunshine and some of the  most beautiful views I have ever seen. I have always wanted to visit French Polynesia as well.

Q.  What is the best piece of advice you have received?

A.  No matter what happens it is always important to laugh.

Q.  What is your perfect weekend?

A.  The newspaper and coffee, some time to read a book, a long walk or bike ride, dinner with friends and family, a movie and plenty of time to chat!

Q.  Who inspires you the most?

A.  J.K. Rowling. I think what she has achieved is truly incredible.


Emily has been with Oakwood International for over six years and ensures that we deliver the best possible value, service and quality to our students. She previously worked as a Project Manager within the International Development Team at City & Guilds and is a Member of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

To find out more about our team, please visit our website. You can also call us about our CIPD, ILM and CIM qualifications on 04 3599 020 or email: info@oakwooddubai.ae