Victoria Beckham has been named UK’s top entrepreneur, worth £210m. She is now the more valuable of the ‘Brand Beckham’. The 40-year-old beat Amit & Meeta Patel, Auden Mckenzie and Julian Dunkerton.
Victoria Beckham has become a “supremely talented entrepreneur in the fashion business. She’s got a real business, some design talent and some business nous,” said Andrew Saunders, the deputy editor of Management Today. “She gets a lot of stick for being a celeb fashionista but I don’t think that’s fair. She has built something real out of her own celebrity which is quite a contemporary story. She deserves to be celebrated.”
“She has built something real out of her own celebrity which is quite a contemporary story.”
There are many more female entrepreneurs energising Britain. As one of Britain’s leading business figures our client Karren Brady CBE is also a high profile inspiration. Her spectacular rise to the top in business and football, her parallel careers as newspaper columnist and author, her extensive work for charity – and, of course, her starring role as Lord Sugar’s right-hand woman in TV’s The Apprentice.
Now, I must get on…I’ve got my first million to make.