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John Williams
From 'Big 5' consultant to bestselling author

I escaped life as a Senior Managing Consultant in a 'Big 5' consultancy to do something more creative. Now I'm a best-selling a...

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John Williams
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I am author of bestselling book Screw Work Let's Play (How to do what you love & get paid for it). You can download a free chapter at www.screwworkletsplay.com
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Woody Webster
City broker starts academic consultancy.

Woody Webster 'escaped' by co-founding a teaching business providing educational support for pupils across the academic spectrum.

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Woody Webster
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Both Malachy and I are building our interests by using Bright Young Things as a platform for new opportunities. I would happily share the lessons I have learnt so far.We intend to be part of severa...
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Nataliya Grigorova
Ex-investment banker sets up a dance school in London

Nataliya decided to escape from investment banking to set up her own business. She followed her passion and set up a dance scho...

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Nataliya Grigorova
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Investment banking escapee now entrepreneur running a leading dance school for young professionals in London wanting to take up dancing as a hobby. Strong believer in following your dreams and find...
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Monty Motemavelian
Action sports holidays for young professionals

Monty recently served as an Officer in the British Army after graduating from Sandhurst at the same time as Prince William. He ...

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Monty Motemavelian
Andrew Webster
Management consultant one day. Price comparison the next.

After four years working as a management consultant at Accenture, Andrew Webster, along with Nick Telson, senior marketing mana...

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Andrew Webster
Andrew Essa
Ex-lawyer escaped Accenture to start a ping-pong events firm

Former lawyer Andrew Essa escaped management consulting with Accenture to launch a corporate events agency specialising in ping...

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Andrew Essa
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In a short time I’ve made many mistakes, which is fine as long as they’re not repeated. So I’d be happy to share these tips with any members who get in touch at andrew@lppco.com, and happy to provi...
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Jim Brough
Ex-lawyer starts PR company and online business, www.BragItUp.com

Jim Brough quit a City corporate boutique law firm in 2006 to start a PR consultancy. Working from home and spending time with ...

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Jim Brough
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I would be happy to talk to any Escape the City members about leaving the City and setting up an online business.
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