Meet the Team – Q&A with Amy Rogerson

Each week we will be speaking to a member of the Amplo team, this week it’s Amy Rogerson, Head of Agricultural Finance at Amplo Commercial Finance. 

Firstly, tell us a little bit about yourself

I’m a Head of Agricultural Finance at Amplo Commercial Finance. Day to day, I’m working with customers, dealing with our suppliers or working with our lenders.

My experience expands from working with my dad in his business, he had a commercial waste management company and I helped run that with him. 

What’s your favourite part of the job?

My favourite part of the job is the complex deals, I love having something that isn’t straight forward on my plate.

What is the most challenging part of the job?

The most challenging part of the job is being a new broker and gaining the trust and respect of customers and suppliers. 

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What advice would you give your younger self?

Stop being so afraid because you’re more than capable of doing anything that you set your mind to.

Who or What is your inspiration?

My inspiration is my mum and dad, they always pick themselves up and dust themselves off no matter what.

Top 3 Podcasts/ Books?

My two favourite books are The Subtle Art of not Giving a f*ck by Mark Mansont and How to win friends and influence people by Dale Carnegie

My favourite podcast is The Joe Rogan Experience 

If you could add one thing to the Amplo Office, what would it be?

To have a permanent office dog and when I say office dog, I mean my dog Bernard

What are you looking forward to in the next 12 months?

Meeting people in person, going back the gym and seeing how far Amplo can grow. 

Want to get to know more members of our team? Head over to Scott Williams and Matt Timm’s Q&A blog for their answers to the same questions.