Famous entrepreneur interviews
Famous Entrepreneurs & entrepreneur interviews
The entrepreneur hopes to disrupt the £355m storage market
“The Tories must do a deal with UKIP,” he says
She tells us about the rapid technological changes in the payment industry
“We did get things wrong,” Harding tells us
He floated his first company for £120m, aged 31. Now Powa CEO Dan Wagner says the UK doesn't get tech
The serial tech entrepreneur on his latest venture
Why Hearsay Social has set up a London HQ
Can he repeat YO! Sushi’s success?
Chairman Vernon Hill on his plans for London domination, and getting 200,000 customers in three years
Edwina Dunn, co-founder of Dunnhumby, on what she did next
Why the 148-year old chain will always be family-owned
How this Englishman made a killing in Brazil’s social housing sector
The story behind the world’s largest online bullion market
The tech star behind cloud firm Outsourcery, who’s won investment from George Soros
My, haven’t they grown up?
Franks may have inspired Absolutely Fabulous but she just can’t get enough of MP Margaret Hodge
He owns 16 hotels, a golf course and a private airfield. What’s he going to buy next?
The eccentric entrepreneur tells us it’s “really easy making money”
Kate Middleton’s younger sister Pippa may be best known for her perked Pilates derrière and her night club antics, but the 29-year-old has now appointed herself the director of a new company.
Turnover is up 62% since Lord Sugar shunned the best dressed man on television
The 33-year-old on his investment in Dropbox, cement and of course football
Hummingbird Bakery founder talks selling a million cupcakes and making his London shop global
The founder of BitInstant, one of the first Bitcoin spin-offs, shares his insights into the complex currency that could change everything
Branson on why his teenage self would lose out at an Angel pitch and why we all need better transport
Founder Shaun Pulfrey on defying the Dragons, exporting to 65 countries and his £100m hopes
Founder Renée Elliott on building Britain’s largest organic supermarket
The chocolate queen on selling to Cadbury for £20m and leading the Fairtrade revolution
The 26-year-old entrepreneur talks discounts, bracelets and making millions
Andy Khawaja’s company grew by 6,000% last year and is now in London
The hotel boss talks London hotspots, handling the recession and visa rules
CFO Keith Lovell on the tech superstar’s future and IPO
The celebrity designer takes her seat in the Den after Theo and Hillary left
ArtMan Kevin Wilson enters the world of celebrity chefs and interviews the next big star
Can 23-year-old Jamie Laing be the Hugh Hefner of the sweet world?
The Curry King talks frankly
Cheryl Cole and Rihanna love her cult online jewellery boutique, My Flash Trash too. Who is Amber Atherton?
Veteran venture capitalist and outspoken EU critic Jon Moulton weighs in on why Branson is wrong and why British business would fare better out of Europe
London First supremo Jo Valentine has the ear of everyone who matters. And we mean everyone
Theo Paphitis’ message to government: Stop thinking about getting re-elected and start listening to us
The ace retailer on what businesses needs in 2013
Anders Nyberg, CEO, The View from The Shard on why you should pay to get your head in the clouds
How a boy from a Hemel Hempstead council estate went on to be the king of Verbier high-living
Meet the entrepreneur giving the Hollywood elite snake venom, “dragon’s blood” and stem cells
The PR legend tells us what he knows
Business growth guru Gerard Burke talks to us about his cherished tips for quick success
The living tech legend has created the world’s largest online retailer. How did he do it?
Don’t let the lull and permatan fool you, the bearded one is back with a vengeance
Exclusive: We talk to Europe’s leading broadband entrepreneur about how he’s offering outrageous speeds
Forget travel insurance, with London delivery in 90 minutes, style-passport prepares you for every eventuality
Luxury travel firm Scott Dunn founder has taken his company from nothing, to a £31m turnover - now he plans to crack China
Master exporting, master the market, says the blades ‘n oil tycoon
Vows to crush Rightmove
Caprice talks frankly about cashflow, scaling her business, and, er, Jacqueline Gold’s dildos
He might have a Bentley parked in his garage but will this Asian highflier beat G4S in the UK?
We meet the ever-outspoken former Channel 4 chairman, investor and restaurateur
Ratheesan Yoganathan is the CEO of Lebara, the sim card business aiming for 1 billion customers by 2020
One of London’s superstar tech investors on how she picks her investments and what tech trends are taking hold
The chief executive of Ariadne Capital has just published her first book, Welcome to Entrepreneur Country. In our exclusive interview she talks frankly about why big state politics is bad, First Tuesday was a “mistake” and how to take on the corporates
It is the British business sensation that last year grew faster than any other UK tech company, to £74m turnover. How does founder Errol Damelin do it?
Why does LBC Radio presenter James Max think we should stand to Murdoch’s defence?
CEO Allon Bloch on winning $32m investment and hitting three million monthly visitors
It’s already got a reputation as the “social network for sex”. CMO Jessica Powell reveals the truth behind the rumours
The low profile founders of one of the dotcom era’s greatest successes give us a rare interview
The new British Library entrepreneur-in-residence is a fascinating character, discovers Charles Orton-Jones
The lingerie tycoon behind Ultimo and MJM talks to us exclusively about her new campaign with the Mirror to help small businesses
Despite losing almost every task, last year Lord Sugar chose Tom Pellereau to be The Apprentice. So how have they got on?
These 10 millionaires and billionaires recently entered the The Sunday Times Richlist for Greater London. Isn’t it time you welcomed your neighbours?
His Stylist and Shortlist magazines generate a turnover of £11m. He secured £4m investment in one month. Who is Mike Soutar?
The entrepreneur talks frankly
Alan Sugar’s protégé announces having received an MBE for services to enterprise at Buckingham Palace
How is he so good at this crazy little thing called love?
Founding Lastminute.com and Lucky Voice wasn’t enough for the UK’s digital champion. So she’s on a new mission: get the UK online
Meet the notoriously outspoken poster boy of VC
He is the 26th richest person in the world, and he’s quietly collected stakes in some of the world’s most powerful media brands. Should we be wary of Prince Alwaleed?
All this week, we’re profiling London’s hottest entrepreneurs to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week. First up is the tech mastermind behind a virtual world for kids, boasting 50 million members
As Global Entrepreneurship Week rolls on, we recommend hobnobbing with these helpful folk - and welcome you to suggest some more
One of business’ brightest brains shares his thoughts
The UK’s telecoms king tell us his extraordinary story.
Our art correspondent Kevin Wilson chats to Rolling Stone Bill Wyman about his landmark photographic exhibition
As shareholders meet to debate his future, here’s five facts you never knew about Rupert Murdoch’s “drop-out” son
The iconic chef behind St John and pioneer of nose-to-tail eating reveals his favourites
Why does the motoring billionaire collect miniature Japanese sculptures and get milk delivered to his door? Our exclusive interview reveals the life behind the billions
Find out how Bernie Ecclestone made a 10,000 per cent return on investment in LondonlovesBusiness.com’s exclusive 3-part interview
By Christian Sylt, with Caroline Reid
To launch our coverage of London Fashion Week we invited fashion designers Vin and Omi to choose a designer they felt best represented London. They chose the iconic Lulu Guinness…
Belinda Dickson OBE - the woman behind luxury cashmere label Belinda Robertson
He worked quietly alongside Norman Foster for years, but now Robin Partington is defining London’s skyline solo