Business Shapers

Monthly Archives: January 2019

  • Shaper: Jimmy Mulville

    Show aired on 26th January 2019 Jimmy Mulville co-founded Hat Trick Productions in 1986. It is now one of the UK’s leading independent producers of comedy, drama and entertainment, with popular and award winning programmes across many channels, including: Episodes, Derry Girls, Outnumbered, Spy, Father Ted, Room 101, Some Girls, Dr Thorne, Boomers, Fonejacker, Dinner… Read more

  • Shaper: Saasha Celestial-One

    Show aired on 19th January 2019 Saasha is co-founder of OLIO: a free app harnessing the power of mobile technology and the sharing economy to provide a solution to the problem of food waste. OLIO connects neighbours with each other and volunteers with local businesses, so that surplus food can be shared, not thrown away…. Read more

  • Shaper: Danny Rimer

    Show aired on 12th January 2019 Danny Rimer OBE is a Partner at Index Ventures, a global venture capital firm founded in Geneva in 1992. Danny joined Index in 2002 and established the firm’s London office. He later opened the San Francisco office with Mike Volpi. His current investments include 1stdibs, Discord, Farfetch, Figma, Glossier, GOAT,… Read more

  • Shaper: Alex Perrin

    Show aired on 5th January 2019 Alex Perrin is Co-founder and CEO of, the UK’s first and only Check and Challenge website for everyday household bills. After graduating from Liverpool University in 1993, Alex began his career in shipping, including a year spent in the Caribbean region. Upon returning to the UK, he moved to… Read more