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Inspired by the famous Humans of New York blog by Brandon Stanton, we wanted to create a series of written portraits of the people that we work with and the (sometimes unexpected) stories they have to tell.

– Rachel Collins, Senior Communications Specialist & Chair of Network 25

Franck Farigoul

I love astronomy and taking pictures of astronomical events – I actually did a presentation to my colleagues a few months ago on it. It’s something outside the realm of ...
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Daniela Sorriso

My little brother is 12 years younger than me and over the last year or so, he’s been saying to me that I’m  the father he’s never had. That makes ...
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Jesus Leon

In 2009, the company I was working for at the time paid for me to come to the UK and study English. I’d been in Venezuela for 27 years so ...
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Fahim Sabir

I think the most exciting project I've worked on at Colt is the one I'm working on at the moment, which is a network-on-demand platform for our customers. It's a ...
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Nidhi Garg

I was brought up in a very conservative family in a strict atmosphere. Being the only girl in the house, my family was extremely protective of me. Growing up in ...
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Jason Li

I love sport, especially football. At school I was a basketball player but then I transferred to a different high school where everyone played football - it was only me ...
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Zvezdana Lazic-Latincic

My biggest hobby is weightlifting, I tried Crossfit for a couple of years but lifting has been the hobby that's stayed. I started when I was growing up in Bosnia, ...
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Manish Chopra

When you're a kid - you think your parents are so technologically inept - we used to make fun of our parents for not knowing anything about TV or VCR. ...
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Cheuk Yin Yung

I'm from Hong Kong and I moved to Tokyo about six years ago, so one of my favourite things to do in my holidays and weekends is to travel around ...
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Pablo Diez

I don't collect stamps or cards or watches. I collect new places, people and feelings. I come from a small town in the west of Spain - it's your typical ...
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Danielle Reilly

The most influential person in my life is my father. He's the most solid person I've ever encountered. He's always approachable about anything, whether it's personal or about work, and ...
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Yu Wei

I majored in Japanese at college and continued to study it after I graduated. I had two teachers who were both quite elderly, one was 76 and one was 85. ...
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