Business Shapers

Monthly Archives: January 2017

  • Shaper: Cat Gazzoli

    Show aired on 28th January 2017 Cat Gazzoli Cat Gazzoli is founder of organic baby food brand, Piccolo. Her founding principle was to create organic wholesome goodness made from ethically sourced product. Cat is also former CEO of Slow Food UK, the global campaigning organisation for good, clean and fair food. Cat’s love of food… Read more

  • Shaper: Tom Adeyoola

    Show aired on 21st January 2017 Tom Adeyoola Tom Adeyoola is the CEO and founder of Metail, the revolutionary body shape and garment fit visualisation company. Metail is the leading retail tech company for the online fashion industry, with 3.5 million users worldwide. Tom founded the company in 2008 after seeing his wife deflated, unable… Read more

  • Mishcon de Reya launches technology incubator

    Law firm Mishcon de Reya has launched a technology incubator programme – MDR LAB – for tech start-ups in the legal space. The programme will see the firm welcome a number of tech start-ups into the business for a ten week period in summer 2017. Launched in conjunction with innovation specialists and investors L Marks,… Read more

  • Shaper: Mary Katrantzou

    Show aired on 14th January 2017 Mary Katrantzou Fashion designer Mary Katrantzou was born in Athens, Greece. Her mother is an interior designer and her father worked in textile design; she was therefore exposed to design from an early age. She began her academic career at the Rhode Island School of Design to study a… Read more

  • Shaper: Christian Faes

    Show aired on 7th January 2017 Christian Faes Christian Faes is co-founder of LendInvest, a peer-to-peer marketplace for property lending and investing. In late 2008, as global financial markets crashed, Christian and co-founder Ian Thomas saw an opportunity. They set up a mortgage lending business called Montello Bridging Finance to fill a critical gap in… Read more

  • The Best of the ‘Best of Guest’

    Top 16 quotes of 2016 2016 may be over – and some may be relieved – but it would be remiss of us not to highlight our pick of the year’s wisest words and most memorable quotes from our brilliant Business Shapers. These are the successful entrepreneurs and business people who have been interviewed by… Read more