Mr J Marchiafava

When did you join the RGS? 2013

What’s the best thing about the RGS? Working with super-talented colleagues and students all day, every day!

What excites you most about coming into work each day? Knowing that each day at the RGS will probably turn out to be an even better day than anticipated.

If you were allowed one dream perk, what would it be? Speaking all the languages in the world.

What animal most reflects your personality? An alebrije.

What’s your favourite film and why? Babel by Alejandro González Iñárritu. With its clear biblical reference to the famous Tower, this film deals with the themes of communication, tolerance and diversity in our modern world. The international cast is also first-class!

Which actor/actress would you get to play you in a film of your life? Kim Rossi Stuart.

If you could be any cartoon character who would you be? Lumière from Beauty and the Beast.

What’s your life philosophy/motto in life? Shoot for the moon, even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars. (Oscar Wilde)