Name: Alan Wood
Company: Wood & Douglas. We design and manufacture bespoke radio equipment.
First job: Physicist
Dream job: Golf club greenkeeper
Economy, business or first class: Virgin Upper Class. Is there any other way to fly?
Most extravagant purchase: Lord of the Rings chess set.
Most played song on iPod: Bruce Springsteen’s “Human Touch”.
Best business book: The Genghis Khan Guide to Business by Brian Warnes.
Worst business moment: Losing a team member to terminal illness.
Proudest business moment: Moving into the Lattice House headquarters.
Business mentor: Baden Powell.
Next big thing: The revitalisation of British manufacturing