5 Guest speakers from the City of London Guild of Entrepreneurs are talking about their business adventures at Roedean School on the 20th of March. Please come along to join in the discussion and support this event !
Top 10 tips (in tweet length) for a budding entrepreneur
After 25 years in banking with HSBC and Deutsche Bank, David set up his own
consultancy practice in 2001. He now mentors people looking to start businesses and
people looking to grow businesses. He is an Honorary Senior Visiting Fellow at Cass
Business School, where he works with both the student and the business community. He is
a published author, having written 4 books on different aspects of entrepreneurship.
SPIRIT DE LA MARE
The decisions that change your life and career
Spirit has extensive experience in public relations, press and marketing strategy. She has
a deep-rooted interest in the arts and finds working with various galleries as well as on
her own entrepreneurial business a great way to communicate these interests. She enjoys
collaborating and working as part of a creative team that inspire each other. She is big on
social outreach and working with several volunteer organisations focusing on supporting
young people, health, community gardens and the arts.
Why knowledge of intellectual property is essential in business
Mandy Haberman, is a successful inventor/entrepreneur, best known for the Anywayup®
Cup. She is famous for her David and Goliath court battles to enforce her patents against
multi-national corporations. Mandy was Female Inventor of the Year 2000 and a finalist
in the Veuve Clicquot Business Woman of the Year Awards.
Moving from a big business to running your own small business
Alexandra is a Founder and Director of Rock & Ruddle Ltd, a London based company
manufacturing high quality hairbrushes selling to the UK and internationally. Rock &
Ruddle is growing fast each year entering new markets and creating new designs and
innovations. Alexandra is passionate about both business and a healthy lifestyle which
she tries to ensure coexist in her life.
Rags to Riches – why perseverance and goals are important
Colin started life in the Financial Services sector in the 1970’s. He worked for many
large Insurance & Investment Companies in the city before forming his own insurance
company specialising in both Classic Car and Home Insurance. He now runs a successful
law firm specialising in Estate Planning, Wills and Prob
TUESDAY 20 MARCH
4:30 – 5:30 PM
5:30 – 6:00 PM
COME ALONG TO NETWORK AND ASK THE ENTREPRENEURS QUESTIONS OVER REFRESHMENTS