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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
Daisy Mitchell
Oxford grad fulfils ski dream

Daisy graduated from Oxford in 2006 and ran away to the French Alps for a seasonal cure to post-finals frazzle to become a chef...

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Daisy Mitchell
Joel Russell
Ex investment analyst quits to spread free global education

Whilst living and working in London I felt like I was a passenger on a train and was not sure who was driving. I was sitting in...

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Joel Russell
Patrice Archer
From banker to father

For the past 3 years, Patrice Archer has been working on his escape from the corporate life to do something he enjoys every day...

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Patrice Archer
Thomas Mclean
From fraud banking to documenting Cambodian landmine victims

Two years ago, Thomas Mclean and Alex Pettiford sat in their corporate desks in the West Midlands. Now they have created the la...

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Thomas Mclean
Ed Coke-Steel
From finance to fashion

After a few years working in finance I decided that it was time to take my newly acquired Excel skills and use them somewhere m...

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Ed Coke-Steel
Chris Coghlan
Hedge fund manager to African NGO helping 38,000 people

Since volunteering with conflict victims in Mozambique in 1999 and studying the Rwandan genocide at university, Chris Coghlan w...

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Chris Coghlan
Harry Beattie
Financial Services to online fashion start-up

I have escaped a job in financial services as an FX broker to set up an online men’s designer accessories retailer Opumo. We hu...

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Harry Beattie
Guido Molinari
I-Banker falls in love with gelato from the Amalfi coast

Guido left the world of investment banking to start an innovative ice cream and frozen desserts business based between London a...

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Guido Molinari
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