Business Shapers

Monthly Archives: July 2018

  • Shaper: Michael Rolph

    Show aired on 28th July 2018 Michael Rolph Michael Rolph is CEO of Europe’s fastest growing combined payments and loyalty marketing platform, Yoyo. Michael started his career at Barclaycard, First Data and PayPal. He was a founding member and Director at Anthemis Group, the specialist FinTech advisory and investment firm.  During his time at Anthemis… Read more

  • Shaper: Simon Coley

    Show aired on 21st July 2018 Simon Coley Simon Coley was responsible for successfully bringing the first Fairtrade bananas to New Zealand under the All Good brand. All Good has twice been named on the World’s Most Ethical Companies list and in 2014 was named the World’s Fairest Trader.  Around 2 billion cola-branded soft drinks… Read more

  • Shaper: Linda Pilkington

    Show aired on 14th July 2018 Linda Pilkington Linda Pilkington grew up in the UK had a Saturday job at a tearoom where she learnt how to make ice cream. Her father Ralph was a German businessman who came over to the UK as a Jewish refugee, and mother Elizabeth was a radiographer at Old… Read more

  • The next step for Mishcon The Leap

    Since we first launched The Leap in 2015, it has grown into an active network and programme of events for founders and leaders of some of the most exciting fast-growth businesses in the UK.

  • Shaper: George Wood

    Show aired on 7th July 2018 George Wood George Wood grew up in a family of theatrical producers.  His parents were responsible for musicals and plays but specialised in pantomime. Unsurprisingly, George started his career as an actor, appearing in West End musicals, films and in children’s television series.  It was whilst appearing in a play in… Read more