Business Shapers

Monthly Archives: December 2016

  • Shaper: Daniel Rubin

    Show aired on 31st December 2016 Daniel Rubin Daniel Rubin’s grandfather arrived in London from Lithuania in 1895. He subsequently opened a shoe workshop in Whitechapel, which he ran with his three sons, where they made ladies footwear. Daniel, who was practising as an accountant, joined his father’s footwear business in 1976. By the 1980s,… Read more

  • Shaper: Kelly Hoppen

    Show aired on 24th December 2016 Kelly Hoppen MBE Kelly Hoppen is a Designer, Entrepreneur, Author and Educator. She has 40 years’ experience in the interior design industry and is founder of Kelly Hoppen Interiors Ltd. During her career, Kelly has designed the homes, yachts and jets of private clients and her clients include Pearl… Read more

  • Shaper: Josh Littlejohn

    Show aired on 17th December 2016 Josh Littlejohn Josh is one of the UK’s leading social entrepreneurs. He is the co-founder of Scottish sandwich shop chain Social Bite, which shot to global fame when Holywood A-lister George Clooney visited an outlet in 2015.  Social Bite competes in the high street takeaway food market, but does so for a… Read more

  • Shaper: Emily Orton

    Show aired on 10th December 2016 Emily Orton Emily Orton is co-founder and Head of Marketing at Darktrace. She has been at the company since 2013. Emily started her career at EMAP, a content, subscription and networking business. From 2009-2012, she was European Marketing Manager at Autonomy, a multinational software company owned by Hewlett-Packard. She… Read more

  • Business interruption and rising penalties – why cyber insurance coverage is needed

    Cyber-attacks are becoming increasingly expensive, causing more disruption by interrupting business operations and resulting in penalties for the business concerned for breaching data protection regulation if the proper protective measures were not in place. Barely a week goes by without another cyber-attack, with experts considering them one of the most serious risks of the decade…. Read more

  • Shaper: Edward Perry

    Show aired on 3rd December 2016 Edward Perry Edward Perry is the co-founder of COOK, a frozen food company where every dish is prepared by hand from store cupboard ingredients so they look and taste homemade. The oldest of four children, after leaving school he started working for his parents, who ran a small bakery and café. He teamed… Read more