Millar is one of the founding members of Team Sky, the British pro cycling team, which gave Britain its first Tour de France win with Bradley Wiggins. Manchester-based Millar ran her own athlete management agency until 2008, when she was headhunted to build the UK's first Tour de France team. Millar, who didn't go to university, is now creating a development programme for the team's 90-strong staff to maintain Team Sky's success.
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