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Victoria Beckham heads Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014

Victoria Beckham heads Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014

By Philip Beresford Sunday, 26 October 2014

The fashion designer formerly known as Posh Spice tops MT's list recognising Britain's most successful entrepreneurs in everything from cloud computing to metal bashing.

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Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: Top 10

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: Top 10

By Philip Beresford Sunday, 26 October 2014

No stranger to the Number 1 spot back in the day, this time Victoria Beckham heads the charts as a businesswoman not a Spice Girl.

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Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 16 - Chris Dawson, The Range

26 October 2014

The home retail entrepreneur is worth £1.28bn.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 17= - Gareth Williams, Skyscanner

26 October 2014

The online travel entrepreneur is worth £80m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 19= - Tony Pidgley, Berkeley Group

26 October 2014

The housebuilding entrepreneur is worth £210m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 19= - Jason Bannister, Oak Furniture Land

26 October 2014

The furniture retail entrepreneur is worth £70m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 73= - Keith Black, Regatta/Craghoppers

26 October 2014

The outdoor clothing entrepreneur is worth £120m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 22 - Dr Jonathan Milner, Abcam

26 October 2014

The genetics entrepreneur is worth £130m.

 
 
Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 21 - Lance Uggla, Markit

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 21 - Lance Uggla, Markit

26 October 2014

The financial information entrepreneur is worth £450m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 76 - Lesley Wild, Bettys & Taylors

26 October 2014

The catering and confectionery entrepreneur is worth £138m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 27- Sukhinder and Raj Singh, Whisky Exchange

26 October 2014

The online retail entrepreneurs are worth £100m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 63= - Martin Thatcher, Thatchers Cider

26 October 2014

The drinks entrepreneur is worth £75m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 30- Robin MacGeachy, Peak Scientific

26 October 2014

The lab equipment entrepreneur is worth £50m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 78 - Pradip & Manish Dhamecha, Dhamecha Food

26 October 2014

The cash and carry entrepreneurs are worth £130m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 47 - Stephen and Jacqueline Neal, Abbey Group

26 October 2014

The steel entrepreneurs are worth £103m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 44= - Andrew Vincent, BJSS

26 October 2014

The software entrepreneur is worth £80m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 97 - Sam Rayner, Lakeland

26 October 2014

The retail entrepreneur is worth £80m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 26 - Matthew Riley, Daisy

26 October 2014

The telecoms entrepreneur is worth £110m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 75 - Barry & Frances Dodd, GSM Group

26 October 2014

The industrial entrepreneurs are worth £58m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 44= - Charles Wigoder, Telecom Plus

26 October 2014

The telecoms entrepreneur is worth £195m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 24 - Alex Chesterman, Zoopla

26 October 2014

The online property entrepreneur is worth £75m.

 
 

Britain's Top 100 Entrepreneurs 2014: No. 25 - Sir James Dyson

26 October 2014

The electrical appliances entrepreneur is worth £3.3bn.

 
 

Features

'Not working weekends was a big step forward' - Paul Lees, Powwownow

24 October 2014

The conference call king is standing down after building Powwownow into a £13m-a-year business.

 

'I was a trainee Tesco meat buyer'

24 October 2014

The recent revelations about Tesco's brutal supplier relations take our anonymous mole back to his time as a naïve young graduate trainee at the supermarket.

 

Melissa Di Donato: 'Pressure makes diamonds'

24 October 2014

POWER MUMS: The Salesforce vice president interviewed 40 nannies and still works out at 5.30am six days a week.

 

Can the north beat London at its own game?

24 October 2014

MT EXPERT: Decentralisation is inevitable, so other UK cities need to club together to instead of competing, argues PwC's head of regions Stephanie Hyde.

 

This startup sent a burger and chips into space

23 October 2014

The founders of Chosen Bun wanted to prove their burger could go boldly where no burger has gone before.

 

The 10 most blatant film and TV product placements

23 October 2014

Looking to get your products on screen? Here's how NOT to do it.

 

Why networking represents everything that's wrong about business

22 October 2014

Networking is inauthentic - real business relationships can't be taught, argues Dominic Hiatt.

 

10 songs about business and money - and the lessons they've taught us

21 October 2014

Looking for business wisdom from your playlists? MT has done the work for you, and concludes that most artists are pretty cynical about business.

 

Susanna Dinnage: "I keep work at work"

20 October 2014

INSPIRING WOMEN: The boss of Discovery Networks UK & Ireland on work/life balance and why she never plays the gender card.

 

Apple and Facebook's egg-freezing policy smacks of Victorian paternalism

17 October 2014

Tech companies have a gender problem and frozen attitudes aren't going to fix it, argues Gloria Moss.

 

How to take criticism on the chin

17 October 2014

MT EXPERT: Figure out what you want from feedback and don't get defensive, says Claire Bremner.

 

Asset Match: The startup shaking up how private shares are sold

17 October 2014

Two former City traders are on a mission to make private company shares more liquid.

 

Kathryn Parsons: 'Stop penalising women for having children'

15 October 2014

INSPIRING WOMEN: The Decoded co-founder on scrapping the male culture of business, launching in Hawaii and why she loves Spanx.

 

'Failure is not the opposite of success' - Rish Mitra, Blippar

10 October 2014

LAUNCHPAD: Blippar co-founder and CEO Rish Mitra talks work-life balance (or lack of), augmented reality and putting his face on the £20 note.

 

7 ways to bid for contracts and win

10 October 2014

MT EXPERT: Get to know clients ahead of time and prepare for tough questions, says Scott Keyser.

 

Forget bad banks: Small businesses have plenty of other funding options

09 October 2014

Banks shouldn't be bashed over business lending - small firms are actually spoilt for choice, argues Seneca Partners' Nick Leitch.

 

Four excuses mums make that are holding them back in business

08 October 2014

If you're a female entrepreneur with kids, don't fall into the trap of using them as an excuse, Natasha Courtenay-Smith.

 

Why leadership doesn't always make you a good leader

07 October 2014

If you're promoted to the top of the pile, don't forsake the very qualities that got you there, says A Very Good Company founder Natalie Campbell.

 
 

The MT Interview

Taking on Sky at its own game: BT chief executive Gavin Patterson

Taking on Sky at its own game: BT chief executive Gavin Patterson

By Andrew Davidson Friday, 29 August 2014

THE MT INTERVIEW: BT's bold move into TV football wrongfooted deadly rival BSkyB. Now its boss is planning a similar shake-up in the mobile market. And, with his new focus on the customer, he might just pull it off.


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