Entrepreneurs

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Cambridge firm targets medical robots boom – but will it stay British?
CMR Surgical aims to get into the top tier of the global medical devices industry – if it’s not snapped up first

Julia Kollewe

18, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Sir Clive Sinclair obituary
Inventor who brought pocket calculators and the earliest accessible computers into British homes

Stephen Bates

17, Sep, 2021 @2:27 PM

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Small beginnings: 10 ways to get your business off to a good start
From funding a startup to its name and tackling the red tape, experts and entrepreneurs give tips

Harriet Meyer

11, Sep, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Revolut co-founder Nik Storonsky set to join the multibillionaire club
Banking and payments app launched six years ago valued at £24bn in deal secured by 36-year-old CEO

Mark Sweney

15, Jul, 2021 @2:22 PM

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‘The start of the post-Tinder era’: female tech entrepreneurs shake up online dating
From apps that make matches based on personality, to those that blur unsolicited explicit pictures – women are at the forefront of developing new dating tech

Tina Walsh

29, Jun, 2021 @7:20 AM

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From fly oil to 3D-printed biscuits: the women reimagining the food of the future
With the urgent need to switch to a more sustainable diet, meet the food technologists coming up with some edible solutions

Georgina Fuller

15, Jun, 2021 @6:34 AM

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Dutch to investigate business trio’s €100m face mask deal
Scrutiny of government procedures after ‘not-for-profit’ PPE contract led to ‘€20m enrichment’

Jon Henley

08, Jun, 2021 @4:28 PM

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From menopause to anxiety: the new tech tackling women’s health problems
Apps tracking hormones and a gadget combatting menopausal hot flushes are some of the latest innovations in the femtech market, which is predicted to be worth $60bn by 2027

Helena Pozniak

21, May, 2021 @5:58 AM

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How two Irish brothers started a £70bn company you've probably never heard of
The tale of online payment firm Stripe, founded by John and Patrick Collison, shows the value of spotting a gap in the market

John Naughton

20, Mar, 2021 @4:00 PM

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From Tipperary to Silicon Valley: how Stripe became vital cog in digital economy
Brothers Patrick and John Collison’s online payments empire is now valued at $95bn

Alex Hern

17, Mar, 2021 @6:00 AM

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‘We were made for this’: female entrepreneurs
Despite the economic gloom, many female entrepreneurs are seeing opportunities during the pandemic

Amelia Hill

15, Feb, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Enoch Williams obituary
Other Lives: Pioneering businessman who set up black hairdressing salons and an afro hairdressing school

Claire Hynes

03, Feb, 2021 @2:42 PM

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