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Freddie Cobb
Ex accountant training as a wine-maker

Fred has had an impressive change of direction: from trainee accountant to a calling in the wine trade. Good on him! He has bee...

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Freddie Cobb
Henry MacHale
JP Morgan grad & African photography

Check out Henry's story. After realising that the investment banking world wasn't for him he drove from London to Cape Town. He...

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Henry MacHale
Daniel Martin
Dan, Dan, Global Triathlon man!

Wow! Dan's incredible feat of endurance - a Global Triathlon. This involves swimming across the Atlantic, cycling from France t...

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Dan Martin
Charlie Watson
Living in Guatemala, working for the Rainforest Alliance

Charlie lives in Guatemala where he works for the Rainforest Alliance. He also has a fantastic photography website. "We are app...

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Charlie Watson
Archie Brooksbank
Choose life: Archie, founder of Bladesman Productions

Archie runs his own production company. He reckons everyone should watch the first minute of Trainspotting and stop worrying ab...

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Archie Brooksbank
Mike Chapman
Mike: cancer research

Mike used to be a management consultant. Now he works for the National Cancer Intelligence Network.

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Mike Chapman
Katie-Jane Cooper
Professional adventurer, ex-model

Katie-Jane used to be a professional model. Now she plans and goes on amazing adventures around the world with her husband, Tarka.

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Katie-Jane Cooper
Simon Jaffery
Ex-PwC now at tech start-up

Simon spent a few years working at PwC before joining his current company QuBit Digital, a tech start-up backed by 4 former Goo...

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Simon Jaffery
Matthew Glanville
Hospital building in Iraq & Afghanistan

Matthew left management consulting to help build hospitals and improve healthcare in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Matthew Glanville
Chris Stephens
Climate policy and cycling through Africa

Chris has a really interesting job developing public policy solutions to environmental challenges. He also cycled from Namibia ...

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Chris Stephens
SkySchool
Professional Paragliding Instructor

Alex is a professional Paragliding and Paramotoring instructor. He decided to pursue an alternative career in reaction to being...

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Alex Ledger
Courtney Linnecar
Making this good life a little greener

Courtney Linnecar escaped the daily grind of London office life to get started on her ultimate dream of running an ecolodge. So...

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Courtney Linnecar
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