Business Shapers

Monthly Archives: January 2018

  • Malicious Prosecution of Civil Claims

    Until relatively recently, a defendant that had successfully defended a maliciously advanced civil claim was prevented from bringing a claim for malicious prosecution against that claimant in respect of the damage caused. Whilst malicious prosecution claims could be brought in respect of criminal proceedings, civil proceedings were treated differently. Unfortunately, as many individuals that have… Read more

  • Shaper: Charlie Bigham

    Show aired on 27th January 2018 Charlie Bigham Charlie Bigham studied English Literature at the University of Edinburgh. After leaving university he was a consultant at Andersen Consulting, which subsequently became Accenture. Charlie founded Bigham’s in 1996, a manufacturer of ready to cook foods which avoid artificial additives and using “chef led kitchen techniques” stocked… Read more

  • Shapers: Arjun Panesar and Charlotte Summers

    Show aired on 20th January 2018 Arjun Panesar Arjun is CEO of the award-winning (Lloyds Bank National Business Award for Positive Social Impact 2016) patient forum www.diabetes.co.uk, Europe’s largest diabetes community with members from over 200 countries. He joined Diabetes.co.uk in 2010 as a Director specialising in CTO and Conversion. Since assuming this role he… Read more

  • Shaper: Rob Pierre

    Show aired on 13th January 2018 Rob Pierre Chief Executive Officer, Jellyfish Rob Pierre is the co-founder and CEO of Jellyfish, a fast-growing digital agency whose clients include Nestlé, Experian, Toyota and Samsung. Since its inception in 2005, Rob has grown the agency to over 400 staff working across seven offices in Europe, the U.S…. Read more

  • Top 17 quotes of 2017

    It’s been quite a year, but 2017 is (finally) over. Here we 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 Mishcon de Reya’s Director of Business Development, Elliot Moss, on our ‘Jazz Shapers’… Read more

  • Fraud Insights: failure to prevent facilitation of tax evasion

    The new regime of failing to prevent the facilitation of tax evasion came into force on 30 September 2017, pursuant to Part 3 of the Criminal Finances Act 2017 (the “Act“). The Act has created two offences; failure to prevent facilitation of UK tax evasion (the “UK Offence“), and failure to prevent facilitation of foreign… Read more

  • Shaper: Liz Warom

    Show aired on 6th January 2018 Liz Warom Managing Director Liz Warom is co-owner & co-founder of Temple Spa alongside her husband and business partner Mark. Liz launched her career whilst working for American brand Jafra Cosmetics. She became the company’s top consultant and manager, breaking international sales and recruitment records. After eight years, Liz… Read more