The Founders Series

Our Founders Series reveals how leaders of breakthrough business have identified opportunities in fast-moving markets and taken a disruptive, tech-based approach to make their concepts succeed.

FRESH INSIGHTS FROM OUR FOUNDERS SERIES

The Founders Series explores what drives these positive disruptors and how their personal journeys have shaped their purpose-led businesses. We share our interviews with these motivated leaders and invite you to put your own questions forward.

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IN CASE YOU MISSED SEASON 4…

EPISODE 1 // HERTILITY HEALTH
To launch season four, Geoff Dragon spoke to co-founder Deirdre O’Neill about the motivation for creating Hertility Health, the science behind their business and how they are empowering women wanting to make personal, life-defining choices.

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EPISODE 2 // RAW WORKSHOP
In episode two, Kieran John interviewed Rick Mower, MD of RAW – where people battling significant life challenges produce and provide exceptional products and services that enhance living and work spaces and the environment.
We found out what drives Rick, why Oxford is a hub for social entrepreneurship, and how RAW balances profit and purpose.

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EPISODE 3 // DIGITAL SHADOWS
For the final webinar in season four of our Founders Series, Emily Francis spoke to James Chappell, Co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Digital Shadows – a market leader in protecting businesses from digital risks. We learnt about the company and James’ journey as a Co-Founder.

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WHAT HAPPENED IN SEASONS 1, 2 & 3?

You can binge watch the previous seasons of our Founders Series here or watch the highlights from season three below.

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