Guest Lectures News
9 October 2013: Recessions lead to opportunities
Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series: Tim Richards
Tim Richards came to the first entrepreneurship guest lecture of a fresh academic year on a high: he had just concluded a deal to expand Vue Entertainment, the chain he’s been at the helm of as CEO for over a decade, into Poland, Latvia and Lithuania, and was still toasting successfully selling the company to a Canadian pension fund to the tune of a cool £1 billion. More...
14 March 2013: Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series: Reece Howe
Reece Howe studied Astrophysics at UCL. Straight after graduating in 2002, he became an accountant at Deloitte and then joined Innocent. More...
1 March 2013: Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series: We Are Pop-Up
It’s a tale of two opposites – an artist looking for exhibition space, and an MBA graduate living in Covent Garden seeing, day after day, empty shop space and wondering how it could be filled. More...
16 January 2013: Money Making
Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series: Rupert Lee-Browne
The Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series was opened this year by one of the big entrepreneurs on the London scene. Rupert Lee-Browne is the Chief Executive of Caxton FX, a company which provides currency service. More...
10 December 2012: Ballroom Business
Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series: Greg Gillespie
Greg Gillespie made his way through the arts world slowly and steadily. If one word were to be chosen to describe Greg, this would be “perseverance”. More...
30 November 2012: Best of both worlds
22 November 2012: Creative Management
9 November 2012: Let him learn your problem
30 October 2012: Fit Jobs
24 October 2012: A niche for the Impossible
16 October 2012: Jo Goodson: Unstoppable
8 October 2012: "Sweet talking": Rob Fitzpatrick
14 March 2012: Call Kabbee
5 March 2012: The Sound of Dreams
28 February 2012: Innovate, don’t Replicate!
14 February 2012: ‘RolePoint’ UCL Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture: Kes Thygesen, Co-Founder/Managing Partner, Rolepoint
7 February 2012: ‘In a Minute’ UCL Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture: Josh Liu, Co-Founder and CEO, MinuteBox.
31 January 2012: ‘The Power of Innovation’ UCL Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture: Nick Jankel - Chief Executive, wecreate
23 January 2012: Go, Tickets, go! UCL Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture: Edward Parkinson, UK Director of Viagogo.
12 December 2011: Groupon - The Adventure Story! UCL Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture: Nicolas Hantzsch, Director, Groupon UK & Ireland
7 November 2011: ‘Team’ the winning quality for a successful organisation!
21 October 2011: UCL Guest Lecture Series: Scott Allison, CEO, Teamly.com
17 October 2011: “It starts with selling”: UCL Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture: Lara Morgan, Founder of Company Shortcuts.