Dr Fatema Kawaf, Senior Lecturer at the University of Greenwich.
A multi-award winning academic with extensive research and teaching experience in Higher
Education both in the UK and abroad. With academic expertise in Digital and Social Media
Marketing, Dr Kawaf has been successful in leading the incredible success of her family business (The Olive Branch, a vegan café and restaurant) which has been featured by leading press outlets such as BBC and itv.
Alex Chisnall is an entrepreneur who helps other entrepreneurs make a full time living turning their passion into profit, and doing what they love.
He started out working for Virgin Atlantic Airways and transitioned into the business world after being inspired by his boss, Sir Richard Branson, to start his own business. He ended up launching three, including becoming Chief Starter-Upper at startupu.co.uk regional delivery partner for Virgin StartUp.
Alex will share his personal journey, both successes and failures. He will also explain how by saying yes, to mentoring a group of local school children, led him to personally helping over 250 entrepreneurs start and scale their businesses as a Virgin StartUp business advisor and mentor.
He now advises entrepreneurs on starting, funding and scaling their businesses. He is also host of “Screw it, Just do it”, an iTunes Top 100 weekly podcast and ‘live’ events programme where he interviews the world’s top entrepreneurs and business leaders.