Name: Kath Benson

Company: Access2Funding

Job Title: Business Development Executive

What does the Business do: We specialise in R&D Tax Credits & Embedded Capital Allowances.

What are three words to describe yourself: Friendly, Focused, Determined.

What do you love about working from home: Easy access to nicer food for lunch.

Favourite sports team: Liverpool F C.

Favourite Band/Artist: Robbie Williams.

Best Business Moment in your life: Finding the client for Access2funding who has now received possibly the UK’s largest ever R & D claim.

What advice would you give to 18-year-old you: Follow your dream and never take no for an answer.

If you were allowed to have 5 people, living or dead, in lockdown with you, who would they be: Gino de Campo, Robbie Williams, Steven Gerrard, Princess Diana, My Daughter.

What restaurant are you most looking forward to returning to: Frankie & Bennys

Celebrity Crush: Ollie Murs.

Your Business Heroes are: Bill Gates.

Why Downtown: Raise awareness around the non-repayable capital available to assist innovative British Business in Lancashire.