Business Shapers

Monthly Archives: March 2016

  • Shaper: Angus Thirlwell

    Show aired on 26th March 2016 Angus Thirlwell, CEO & Co-founder, Hotel Chocolat To say that Angus Thirlwell is passionate about chocolate would be an understatement because, as he willingly admits, it’s more of an obsession. Together with his business partner, Peter Harris, he founded Hotel Chocolat in 2004 with three guiding principles that remain central to the brand’s success today – authenticity,… Read more

  • Shaper: Robin Rowland encore

    Show aired on 19th March 2016 Robin Rowland returns to Jazz Shapers for his encore. Robin has led YO! Sushi’s growth over the past 17 years. He joined the company when there were four London restaurants. As CEO, Robin put the team and systems in place to grow the business to over 90 restaurant today. Robin’s… Read more

  • Shaper: Adam Sopher

    Show aired on 12th March 2016 Adam Sopher is co-founder and director of Joe & Seph’s Gourmet Popcorn along with his parents Joseph and Jackie. Joe & Seph’s aim is to produce the very best-tasting popcorn in world, using all-natural ingredients. They create a large range of innovative flavours including Salted Caramel, Goats Cheese &… Read more

  • Mishcon Women’s Forum: International Women’s Day 2016

    ‘What would the working world be like if it was started by women?’ This was one of the many questions Chief Financial Officer at British Land, Lucinda Bell, reflected on at Mishcon de Reya’s Women’s Forum on Tuesday evening, held to mark International Women’s Day (IWD) 2016. Addressing ‘Pledge for Parity’, the theme of IWD… Read more

  • Shaper: Kate Lester

    Show aired on 5th March 2016 Kate Lester is a multi-award winning entrepreneur, and Founder and CEO of the fastest growing courier company in the UK, Diamond Logistics. She has a passion for small business, inspiring people to take the plunge into self-employment and supporting them on their journey. Kate is a passionate advocate of social and economic mobility, believing that… Read more