I live in London, England and am the Co-CEO of Outsourcery plc (OUT.L). I'm usually described as an entrepreneur, although I have a professional background in law, corporate finance and investment. I feature as one of the top 100 most influential Black Britons on the Power List 2015. I was one of Channel 4's 'Secret Millionaires' and am a former 'Dragon' investor on BBC2's Dragons' Den. I like bikes.
A blog about stuff from my world. Articles, columns and thoughts about the cloud revolution and Outsourcery. My interests include mountain biking, entrepreneurship, diversity, social mobility and workinsight.org.
Outsourcery plc (OUT.L) is an award-winning UK based and publicly quoted Cloud Service Provider offering integrated Cloud-based applications, platform and unified communications solutions . Outsourcery plc was named the Microsoft worldwide Hosting Partner of the Year in 2010, was a Finalist for the worldwide Server Platform Partner of the Year 2013 and was a Finalist for worldwide Government Partner of the Year 2015.
Connecting talent with opportunity and workinsight.org
Founder of workinsight.org, a not-for-profit building a digital platform to connect 14 - 19 year old students with local employers providing short work place insights without selection. @workinsight_org
Trustee of Nesta, which is an innovation charity with a £360m endowment and a mission to help people and organisations bring great ideas to life. Its aim is to support the best and brightest ideas by providing investments and grants and by using its research, networks and skills to help ideas take root and flourish.
I am a founding trustee of the Powerlist Foundation, which aims to identify tomorrow’s leaders irrespective of their race, gender, faith or ethnicity and which won a bid to open a leadership college in central London.
Director of the government-backed and not-for-profit digital careers inspiration platform, Plotr. Whether you’ve got a career in mind or you haven’t got a clue, Plotr can help you discover your future and guide you to careers you'll love. Play the Game to discover jobs that match your personality, interests and skills.
Virgin Unite unites people and entrepreneurial ideas to revolutionise the way businesses, government and the social sector work together. Read my blog about my Connection Trip to South Africa with Sir Richard. I am a member of the Virgin Unite 24902 Community