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Getting to know Jacob

Getting to know Jacob

Jacob Whittaker is 39 years old and is the Sales Manager at Andrews Auto Parcs Ltd having joined the firm in 1998.  He is married to Karen and has a daughter called Charlotte who is 11. Jacob lives in Harrogate and his father is the Deputy Lord Lieutenant of West Yorkshire.

We asked Jacob a few questions so you could learn a little bit more about him and what makes him tick.




Q: Tea or Coffee?

A: Tea

Q: Favourite meal?

A:  Beef Wellington

Q: Beer or wine or a shot of the hard stuff?

A: Beer

Q: Fish and chips out of the paper or on a plate?

A: Out of the paper at Filey

Q: Three people you would like to have dinner with?

A: My Dad, my Wife and my lovely Daughter

Q: Last book you read?

A: Boy in a Dress by David Walliams

Q: Dream car?

A: 1969 Porsche 911

Q: Favourite film?

A: Shawshank Redemption

Q: Favourite song or artist?

A: Van Morrison Have I told you lately ( this was the first dance at my wedding!)

Q: Bath or shower?

A: Bath

Q: Waitrose or Aldi?

A: Neither, I am an Asda man

Q: Hobbies?

A: Classic Car restoration and cycling

 Q: Sunbathing or sightseeing?

A: Sightseeing

Q: Favourite holiday destination?

A: Florence due to its great architecture and laid back atmosphere

Q: Camping or 5 star hotel?

A: Camping

Q: Most irritating habit?

A: Leaving the water in the washing up bowl having washed the pots

Q: Languages spoken?

A: A bit of German, French and Latin but none fluently

Q: Leeds United or Manchester United?

A: Neither, I am not a football man. I am more a Rugby man

Q: Proudest moment?

A: The birth of Charlotte 11 years ago

Q: Biggest achievement so far?

A:  Becoming Sales Manager at Andrews

Q: Hero?

A: My father who is the most interesting and inspirational person I know

Q: Best thing about living in Yorkshire?

A: The easy access to beautiful countryside

Q: How do you think other people see you?

A: As a person who is always smiling and approachable

Q: Two places to go before i die?

A: Back to a small place in Austria called Rofen and to revist North Uist to see the seals swim

Q: What would you like your epitaph to be?

A: Here lies Jacob Whittaker alongside his wife Karen after 70 years of blissful marriage



Andrews Auto Parcs Ltd is an Appointed Representative of Automotive Compliance Ltd, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA No 497010). Automotive Compliance Ltd’s permissions as a Principal Firm allows Andrews Auto Parcs Ltd to act as a credit broker, not as a lender, for the introduction to a limited number of finance providers and to act as an agent on behalf of the insurer for insurance distribution activities only.