Meet The Team: Nick
Independent coffee businesses are all about the people creating the product, their expertise, their passion for good coffee making a difference in the world. We're lucky to work with such people and boast proudly that our staff, suppliers and wholesale partners are industry leaders in their expertise and drive.
In this series we're introducing you to the people who make Volcano Coffee Works tick. This time we're sitting down with Volcano's Head of Product Nick Mabey who may or may not have Harry Potter tattoos.
What do you do for Volcano?
I run the coffee buying program.
Ok, what do you really do?
Watch the Olympics lately. Jokes.
How do you drink your coffee?
What job did you do before this?
Jazz drummer, professional holiday maker...
What’s some of the best advice you’ve ever been given?
Do the crime, do the time.
Tell us something that annoys you?
Taxi drivers who ask for directions. Repeating myself.
Tell us something about you that may surprise us?
I loveeeeeee Harry Potter.
Give us a favourite quote/ joke/ fact?
Hmmm, almost all of the hydrogen atoms in your body were formed in the Big Bang, about 13.7 billion years ago.
Who would play your character in a film?
I would, or Cate Blanchett.
What’s the number one guideline you try to live your life by?
Always, always swim in the ocean or a river, or lake when you get the chance, no matter what.
Nice one, Nick!