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Harry Minter
Ex-Hedge Fund Analyst Now Running Mozambique Lodge

This is one of our most exciting success stories. Harry recently got a job managing Guludo Beach Lodge in Mozambique with his g...

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Harry Minter
Jamie Dear
Talking to the founders of OxFizz

A big thank you to Bobby and Jamie for this comprehensive behind-the-scenes look at their exciting social enterprise. Bobby is ...

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Jamie Dear
Barty Dearden
Barty's Boutique Festival Campground Accommodation

Some great advice about taking the plunge and starting your own business by Barty from Pennard Orchard: "If you're scared of ma...

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Barty Dearden
Dave Turner
Getting paid to go on cycle adventures

Dave is an Esc fan from down under - he is about to set off on an epic adventure. "I got to a stage where I just wanted to have...

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Dave Turner
James McGowan
Bringing Paez Espadrilles to the UK

Read about James McGowan's thoughts, hopes and ambitions regarding PAEZ Shoes, a company he has recently brought to the UK. Bes...

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James McGowan
Guy van der Westhuizen
Ex-Finance Lawyer Turned Property Entrepreneur

Guy used to be a finance lawyer in the City. He then founded his own short lettings business in London. He is also a fan of Esc...

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Guy van der Westhuizen
Hannah Cheetham
Learning Chinese Medical Acupuncture

Hannah left her corporate events job (at Wembley Stadium) and is now training in Chinese medical acupuncture at the London Coll...

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Hannah Cheetham
Susannah Keene
Right to Dream: Sports Academy - Ghana

Susie left her London-based charity job with UNICEF to head on out to Africa and work with the Right to Dream sports academy in...

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Susannah Keene
James Muthana
The banker who got into yoga

James worked in the City for 10 years - the majority of that time spent investing in or raising private equity. Yoga gradually ...

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James Muthana
Steve Fabes
Doctor cycling the 6 continents...

Esc met Dr Steve Fabes at the RGS's Explore 2009. We were chuffed to be asked to his send-off from St. Thomas's in January 2010...

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Steve Fabes
Oliver Tomalin
Spreading the espadrilles love...

Tomo sensibly never went anywhere near the city because he knew it wasn’t for him. However, he has some great advice based on h...

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Oliver Tomalin
Kshitij Gheewala
Ex-consultant starting schools in Uganda

Kshitij seems to pack more into a year than most people do in a decade. He is setting up a far-sighted, ambitious, and really c...

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Kshitij Gheewala
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