Close-Up: The Hot Seat - Chris Harris, Leagas Delaney

Name: Chris Harris

Job: Managing director, Leagas Delaney

- You've got five hours left before the world explodes. What do you do?

Watch a DVD of the 1976 FA Cup final followed by Apocalypse Now while eating Pad Thai.

- What's your best joke?

I heard this joke last night ... Just a minute. It'll come to me ...

- What's your biggest fear?

I conquered it jumping off a mountain this summer with my kids.

- When did you last cry and why?

It happens so often I cannot pinpoint it!

- Who is your hero?

Matt Le Tissier.

- Name one thing about yourself that few people know.


- What's the worst thing about your job?

People who don't care.

- What do you see when you look in the mirror?

A full head of hair.

- Which historical figure do you most identify with and why?

Gandhi, for his absolute conviction, lack of compromise and rightness.

- If you had a trained monkey, what would you make it do?

To be a Decision Shaking monkey. It would shake people who don't make decisions until they do. And after a while, if they still don't, it would start kicking them.

- If your office was burning down, what object would you save and why?

The padlock key for my bike.

- Are you happy?

A proportion of the time.

- What would you do if you were invisible for the day?

Wander around Number 10 and Number 11 Downing Street to see if it is really that hard.

- What's your most evocative childhood memory?

Arriving at boarding school ... and going home the first time.

- What's your most irritating habit?


- What belief do you hold most strongly?

Family first.

- What's on your iPod most-played list?

Anything by Van Morrison.

- What do you wear in bed?

Southampton Football Club PJs!


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