Business Shapers

Monthly Archives: December 2017

  • Shaper: Cassandra Stavrou

    Show aired on 30th December 2017 Cassandra Stavrou Cassandra Stavrou founded Propercorn – producers of  ‘popcorn done properly’ – in 2011. In March 2017, Cassandra and her co-founder, Ryan Kohn, were named in the Maserati 100 list, which showcases “great British entrepreneurs” who are challenging “established players”. Listen live at 9am Saturday. “My father died when… Read more

  • Shaper: Sir John Timpson

    Show aired on 23rd December 2017 Sir John Timpson Sir John Timpson was born in 1943. He attended Nottingham University before completing a six-month graduate training programme with shoe manufacturer and retailer, Clarks. Following this, he joined the family footwear business, William Timpson Limited. Sir John became the Director responsible for buying in 1970. Following… Read more

  • Shaper: Pip Jamieson

    Show aired on 16th December 2017 Pip Jamieson Pip has previously worked as a Fast-Stream Assistant Economist at the Government Economic Service; a Business Strategy and Development Manager; Head of Marketing New Zealand at MTV Networks; and Co-founder and Managing Director of The Loop, a professional network site for creatives in Australia. She founded The… Read more

  • Shaper: Deborah Mattinson

    Show aired on 9th December 2017 Deborah Mattinson Deborah Mattinson has more than twenty five years experience of providing senior clients with research based strategic advice. In that time she has worked with global businesses, major charities, international governments and senior politicians. She is particularly well known for developing innovative ways to bring decision makers… Read more

  • Shaper: Dessi Bell

    Show aired on 2nd December 2017 Dessi Bell Dessi Bell studied Economics and Financial History at LSE, where she founded the university’s Women in Business Society. Following this, she was employed in Fashion Development at the Ministry of Sound; in the Debt Capital Markets department at JP Morgan; and was Chief Opportunity Giver at Bijoux… Read more

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    Fraud Insights: Director Disqualification and Compensation Orders: An Update

    The Government has recently published guidance on compensation orders which will be of interest to directors and practitioners.