'Work like mad in your 20s - before you have kids'

Rachel Carrell went from corporate CEO to starting her own nanny-sharing site. Here's how.

by Kate Bassett

35 Women Under 35 - Where are they now?

‘Finding quality childcare and nannies is a huge struggle,’ says Rachel Carrell. ‘Every time I talked to other parents, they’d say they wished they could do a nanny share - but they couldn’t find the right family to pair up with.’

Carrell decided to find a solution and started to test-run her own nanny-sharing website, Koru Kids, last year: ‘I thought, "If I can sign up ten families, I’ll quit my job and do this. I signed up 37 families right away."'

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