A spotlight on: Alice Wingfield Digby, 31, Founder of Wingfield Digby

It’s Thursday 7th December and I find myself in South-West London knocking on the door of one stunning home. The home in question belongs to Alice Wingfield Digby- the humble and hospitable Founder of Wingfield Digby and unsurprisingly the lady I’m here to see. With over fifty handmade products stocked in over 40 stores nationwide (notably Fenwicks and Highgrove), collaborations…
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A spotlight on: Paula Macaulay, 23, Founder of Rayo

At 23, Paula Macaulay is the youngest business owner I’ve interviewed. Standing at 5ft 10 with size UK 9 feet, she also happens to be the tallest with the largest feet. Now if you’re new to reading these interviews or haven’t checked in for a while, I can assure you I don’t make a habit of making such depthless observations…
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What I’ve learnt since setting up She can. She did: Four key lessons for any entrepreneur in the making…

2017 – on a personal level – will go down as the year I started She can. She did. In truth though, I didn’t start working on this until August 7th… For the first half of the year, I’d travelled to Switzerland, America and Italy with work, I produced four pretty successful conferences around the world, I had the money…
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A spotlight on: Natalia Talkowska, 31, Founder of Natalka Design and Doodleledo

Growing up I doodled on everything. Be it a star or a swirl, a flower or the sunshine, my folders in school and any notepad in my vicinity would be covered in what I like to think were sheer, thirteen year old girl masterpieces..! Be it I was bored in physics or had lost focus in Spanish, so long as…
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A spotlight on: Ada Yi Zhao, 34, Founder of curated-crowd.com and Curated Ventures

It’s Thursday 30th November and I find myself in West Hampstead; the home of thirty four year old banker-turned-entrepreneur, Ada Yi Zhao. Having founded curated-crowd.com and Curated Ventures in early 2016, welcomed the birth of her firstborn son in May whilst simultaneously managing a huge renovation at home; this is a woman who is learning the hard way what ‘multitasking’…
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