Podcasts & Insights

Podcast:  Gareth Jones, Farfetch CMO

Podcast: Gareth Jones, Farfetch CMO

Today I’m talking to Gareth Jones, CMO of Farfetch.  Founded in 2007, Farfetch has quickly cornered the boutique, high end fashion space with its luxury marketplace. As a result it’s share price has increased by 600% in the last year alone.  With its main two hubs in...

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Podcast: Kristof Fahy, CMO Moonpig

Podcast: Kristof Fahy, CMO Moonpig

Today I’m talking to Kristof Fahy, CMO of Moonpig. Moonpig is a card first business and is proudly for everyone and deliberately mass market. The company sells flowers, chocolates, toys and even lego. On mother’s day Moonpig sold over 2m cards and 4.5m individual...

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Podcast: Alex Loizou, CEO Trouva

Podcast: Alex Loizou, CEO Trouva

I’m delighted to be talking to Alex Loizou, CEO & co-founder of Trouva, the wildly successful growth marketplace, founded in 2015. Trouva has partnered with over 1000 independent bricks & mortar stores across 13 markets internationally, providing an online channel to...

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Podcast: Wais Shaifta, CEO Push Doctor

Podcast: Wais Shaifta, CEO Push Doctor

Today I’m talking to Wais Shaifta CEO of PushDoctor, the first platform to offer medical consultations in the UK digitally, via video. Push Doctor is VC backed and has raised c.$50 million, most latterly with series C funding. Push Doctor partners the NHS offering...

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Tenure of appointment as a measure of success.

Tenure of appointment as a measure of success.

My thoughts on the often overlooked measure of success; tenure of placement. By Rupert Jupp, Founder, Princedale Partners  As I reflect over the last decade since I founded Princedale, I often think of what lessons I can take from past experience to improve as a...

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Make No Assumptions.

Make No Assumptions.

Last year, seven years since I founded Princedale Partners, we had our best year in terms of digital leadership searches commissioned on, and placements made. And man it felt good. In fact all of the last seven years have been good, bar one which got a bit wobbly when...

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Podcast: Carbon Balancing with Oliver Bolton, CEO of Almond

Podcast: Carbon Balancing with Oliver Bolton, CEO of Almond

In this session I’m joined by Oliver Bolton who runs Almond, an app that makes it easy for consumers to become carbon balanced by rewarding those who spend money ethically through the planting and protecting of trees. Oliver was inspired to start the company after the...

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Podcast: FMCG Challenger, Nick Torday CEO Bower Collective

Podcast: FMCG Challenger, Nick Torday CEO Bower Collective

For the first podcast in our second series on the subject of sustainability we’re joined by Nick Torday CEO and Co Founder of Bower Collective which launched in January of this year. Bower provides beautiful and sustainable household products delivered in plastic free...

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Podcast: FTSE100 AutoTrader CEO – Moving up a Gear

Podcast: FTSE100 AutoTrader CEO – Moving up a Gear

This week we’re talking to Nathan Coe, CEO of FTSE100 Autrotrader - the UK’s largest digital automative marketplace and one of the most profitable marketplaces in the world. Nathan has been with Autotrader for c.13 years and has moved through the ranks to recently...

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Podcast: Victor Private Jets Take to the Skies

Podcast: Victor Private Jets Take to the Skies

Clive Jackson is the Founder Chairman of Victor, an on demand private jet charter company for business and leisure travellers. Clive founded the company back in 2011 when he thought he could build Uber for the private jet market place and solve the obvious issues....

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