Speakers & Panellists

Hear from experienced ‘Masters of their Craft’ professionals and entrepreneurs who will share their journey and lessons, latest research and thinking. And learn what motivates them to achieve their visions. A packed programme of keynotes, panel debates and fringe events celebrating creativity, commerce, and community.

Featured Speakers

  • Chris Lloyd

    Chris Lloyd

  • Phil Simpson

    Phil Simpson

  • Richard Myers

    Richard Myers

  • Simon Goon

    Simon Goon Executive Director and Group Services Director Simon joined BE Group in 2018 having worked nationally, regionally and locally in economic development for 15 years, including a period in an Artificial Intelligence start-up and running his own company. Prior to this he worked for a decade in the chemical

    Simon Goon

    Simon Goon Executive Director and Group Services Director Simon joined BE Group in 2018 having worked nationally, regionally and locally in economic development for 15 years, including a period in an Artificial Intelligence start-up and running his own company. Prior to this he worked for a decade in the chemical

  • Linda Tuttiet

    Head of Culture and Tourism Tees Valley Combined Authority Linda’s experience covers working at a senior level in tourism and culture development within the UK, and in promoting Britain’s culture and heritage internationally. Since working in the North East she was Chief Executive of Hadrian's Wall Trust, with responsibility for

    Linda Tuttiet

    Head of Culture and Tourism Tees Valley Combined Authority Linda’s experience covers working at a senior level in tourism and culture development within the UK, and in promoting Britain’s culture and heritage internationally. Since working in the North East she was Chief Executive of Hadrian's Wall Trust, with responsibility for

  • Paul Lancaster

    Paul is the Founder & Event Producer of the annual 5-day ‘Newcastle Startup Week’ festival and 1-day ‘Newcastle Scaleup Summit’ in May which he uses as a platform for inspiring and supporting more people to start and grow their business in the North East of England, retain and attract talent,

    Paul Lancaster

    Paul is the Founder & Event Producer of the annual 5-day ‘Newcastle Startup Week’ festival and 1-day ‘Newcastle Scaleup Summit’ in May which he uses as a platform for inspiring and supporting more people to start and grow their business in the North East of England, retain and attract talent,

  • Andrea Freeman

    Andrea Freeman

  • Julie D. Wallin

    Julie D. Wallin

  • Keith Charlton

    Keith is an Investment Executive based in FW Capital’s Wynyard Office and works with North East businesses to provide appropriate funding through either the NPIF Teesside and Cumbria Debt Fund, or the Tees Valley Catalyst Fund. Keith is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a highly experienced investment professional, having worked

    Keith Charlton

    Keith is an Investment Executive based in FW Capital’s Wynyard Office and works with North East businesses to provide appropriate funding through either the NPIF Teesside and Cumbria Debt Fund, or the Tees Valley Catalyst Fund. Keith is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a highly experienced investment professional, having worked

  • Caroline Theobald

    https://firstnetwork.co/

    Caroline Theobald

    https://firstnetwork.co/

  • Jennifer Barrett

    Jennifer Barrett is the founder and managing director of the national award-winning organisation, This is Creative Enterprise (TICE). TICE provides real-time, hands-on access and insight for young people into careers and opportunities across the commercial creative, design and digital industries. Jennifer is also an associate lecturer in BA (Hons) Fashion

    Jennifer Barrett

    Jennifer Barrett is the founder and managing director of the national award-winning organisation, This is Creative Enterprise (TICE). TICE provides real-time, hands-on access and insight for young people into careers and opportunities across the commercial creative, design and digital industries. Jennifer is also an associate lecturer in BA (Hons) Fashion

  • Catherine Purvis Mawson

    Working with young people has always been the focus of my career. I completed my Undergraduate Degree in English and History from Sunderland University in 2001 and went on to study a Post Graduate Certificate in Gender, Culture and Development in 2002, which allowed me to travel to the Canadian

    Catherine Purvis Mawson

    Working with young people has always been the focus of my career. I completed my Undergraduate Degree in English and History from Sunderland University in 2001 and went on to study a Post Graduate Certificate in Gender, Culture and Development in 2002, which allowed me to travel to the Canadian

  • Thomas Smith

    Mail Metro Media reaches one in five UK adults every single day and 70% of the population every month. With nine different brands, communicating in nine different tones of voice to nine unique audiences www.moremetro.co.uk/northeast/

    Thomas Smith

    Mail Metro Media reaches one in five UK adults every single day and 70% of the population every month. With nine different brands, communicating in nine different tones of voice to nine unique audiences www.moremetro.co.uk/northeast/

  • Debbi Moore

    Debbi is a regular guest on Ideal World and Create and Craft, in the UK and also appears on Germany Home shopping Channels, where she shares her love of Crafting and Inspiration.

    Debbi Moore

    Debbi is a regular guest on Ideal World and Create and Craft, in the UK and also appears on Germany Home shopping Channels, where she shares her love of Crafting and Inspiration.

  • Jo Leversuch

    Jo is a renowned International make-up artist. Jo is proudly make-up ambassador for Veil Cover Cream. It was this passion that led to Jo crossing paths with International Celebrity make-up artist, Ariane Poole who was her mentor plus being part of Val Garland School Of Make-up. Jo has assisted in

    Jo Leversuch

    Jo is a renowned International make-up artist. Jo is proudly make-up ambassador for Veil Cover Cream. It was this passion that led to Jo crossing paths with International Celebrity make-up artist, Ariane Poole who was her mentor plus being part of Val Garland School Of Make-up. Jo has assisted in

  • Tom Howsam

    Tom graduated from Teesside University in 2004 with a degree in Information Technology, Tom was supported with mentoring and office space to allow him to grow his first company, Thap – a software agency. Tom then went on to set up financial technology start-up Paid, which concentrates on simplifying contracting

    Tom Howsam

    Tom graduated from Teesside University in 2004 with a degree in Information Technology, Tom was supported with mentoring and office space to allow him to grow his first company, Thap – a software agency. Tom then went on to set up financial technology start-up Paid, which concentrates on simplifying contracting

  • Emily Coltman

    Emily Coltman FCA, chief accountant of FreeAgent, is a graduate of the University of Cambridge. She has been working with small businesses since the year 2000 and is passionate about helping their owners lose their fear of "the numbers" and the taxman. She is the author of three e-books, "Refreshingly

    Emily Coltman

    Emily Coltman FCA, chief accountant of FreeAgent, is a graduate of the University of Cambridge. She has been working with small businesses since the year 2000 and is passionate about helping their owners lose their fear of "the numbers" and the taxman. She is the author of three e-books, "Refreshingly

Innovation Panel

  • Chris Lloyd

    Chris Lloyd

  • Phil Simpson

    Phil Simpson

  • Richard Myers

    Richard Myers

  • Simon Goon

    Simon Goon Executive Director and Group Services Director Simon joined BE Group in 2018 having worked nationally, regionally and locally in economic development for 15 years, including a period in an Artificial Intelligence start-up and running his own company. Prior to this he worked for a decade in the chemical

    Simon Goon

    Simon Goon Executive Director and Group Services Director Simon joined BE Group in 2018 having worked nationally, regionally and locally in economic development for 15 years, including a period in an Artificial Intelligence start-up and running his own company. Prior to this he worked for a decade in the chemical

  • Linda Tuttiet

    Head of Culture and Tourism Tees Valley Combined Authority Linda’s experience covers working at a senior level in tourism and culture development within the UK, and in promoting Britain’s culture and heritage internationally. Since working in the North East she was Chief Executive of Hadrian's Wall Trust, with responsibility for

    Linda Tuttiet

    Head of Culture and Tourism Tees Valley Combined Authority Linda’s experience covers working at a senior level in tourism and culture development within the UK, and in promoting Britain’s culture and heritage internationally. Since working in the North East she was Chief Executive of Hadrian's Wall Trust, with responsibility for

  • Paul Lancaster

    Paul is the Founder & Event Producer of the annual 5-day ‘Newcastle Startup Week’ festival and 1-day ‘Newcastle Scaleup Summit’ in May which he uses as a platform for inspiring and supporting more people to start and grow their business in the North East of England, retain and attract talent,

    Paul Lancaster

    Paul is the Founder & Event Producer of the annual 5-day ‘Newcastle Startup Week’ festival and 1-day ‘Newcastle Scaleup Summit’ in May which he uses as a platform for inspiring and supporting more people to start and grow their business in the North East of England, retain and attract talent,

  • Andrea Freeman

    Andrea Freeman

  • Julie D. Wallin

    Julie D. Wallin

  • Keith Charlton

    Keith is an Investment Executive based in FW Capital’s Wynyard Office and works with North East businesses to provide appropriate funding through either the NPIF Teesside and Cumbria Debt Fund, or the Tees Valley Catalyst Fund. Keith is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a highly experienced investment professional, having worked

    Keith Charlton

    Keith is an Investment Executive based in FW Capital’s Wynyard Office and works with North East businesses to provide appropriate funding through either the NPIF Teesside and Cumbria Debt Fund, or the Tees Valley Catalyst Fund. Keith is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a highly experienced investment professional, having worked

  • Caroline Theobald

    https://firstnetwork.co/

    Caroline Theobald

    https://firstnetwork.co/

  • Jennifer Barrett

    Jennifer Barrett is the founder and managing director of the national award-winning organisation, This is Creative Enterprise (TICE). TICE provides real-time, hands-on access and insight for young people into careers and opportunities across the commercial creative, design and digital industries. Jennifer is also an associate lecturer in BA (Hons) Fashion

    Jennifer Barrett

    Jennifer Barrett is the founder and managing director of the national award-winning organisation, This is Creative Enterprise (TICE). TICE provides real-time, hands-on access and insight for young people into careers and opportunities across the commercial creative, design and digital industries. Jennifer is also an associate lecturer in BA (Hons) Fashion

  • Catherine Purvis Mawson

    Working with young people has always been the focus of my career. I completed my Undergraduate Degree in English and History from Sunderland University in 2001 and went on to study a Post Graduate Certificate in Gender, Culture and Development in 2002, which allowed me to travel to the Canadian

    Catherine Purvis Mawson

    Working with young people has always been the focus of my career. I completed my Undergraduate Degree in English and History from Sunderland University in 2001 and went on to study a Post Graduate Certificate in Gender, Culture and Development in 2002, which allowed me to travel to the Canadian

  • Thomas Smith

    Mail Metro Media reaches one in five UK adults every single day and 70% of the population every month. With nine different brands, communicating in nine different tones of voice to nine unique audiences www.moremetro.co.uk/northeast/

    Thomas Smith

    Mail Metro Media reaches one in five UK adults every single day and 70% of the population every month. With nine different brands, communicating in nine different tones of voice to nine unique audiences www.moremetro.co.uk/northeast/

  • Debbi Moore

    Debbi is a regular guest on Ideal World and Create and Craft, in the UK and also appears on Germany Home shopping Channels, where she shares her love of Crafting and Inspiration.

    Debbi Moore

    Debbi is a regular guest on Ideal World and Create and Craft, in the UK and also appears on Germany Home shopping Channels, where she shares her love of Crafting and Inspiration.

  • Jo Leversuch

    Jo is a renowned International make-up artist. Jo is proudly make-up ambassador for Veil Cover Cream. It was this passion that led to Jo crossing paths with International Celebrity make-up artist, Ariane Poole who was her mentor plus being part of Val Garland School Of Make-up. Jo has assisted in

    Jo Leversuch

    Jo is a renowned International make-up artist. Jo is proudly make-up ambassador for Veil Cover Cream. It was this passion that led to Jo crossing paths with International Celebrity make-up artist, Ariane Poole who was her mentor plus being part of Val Garland School Of Make-up. Jo has assisted in

  • Tom Howsam

    Tom graduated from Teesside University in 2004 with a degree in Information Technology, Tom was supported with mentoring and office space to allow him to grow his first company, Thap – a software agency. Tom then went on to set up financial technology start-up Paid, which concentrates on simplifying contracting

    Tom Howsam

    Tom graduated from Teesside University in 2004 with a degree in Information Technology, Tom was supported with mentoring and office space to allow him to grow his first company, Thap – a software agency. Tom then went on to set up financial technology start-up Paid, which concentrates on simplifying contracting

  • Emily Coltman

    Emily Coltman FCA, chief accountant of FreeAgent, is a graduate of the University of Cambridge. She has been working with small businesses since the year 2000 and is passionate about helping their owners lose their fear of "the numbers" and the taxman. She is the author of three e-books, "Refreshingly

    Emily Coltman

    Emily Coltman FCA, chief accountant of FreeAgent, is a graduate of the University of Cambridge. She has been working with small businesses since the year 2000 and is passionate about helping their owners lose their fear of "the numbers" and the taxman. She is the author of three e-books, "Refreshingly

Creative Careers & Skills Panel

  • Chris Lloyd

    Chris Lloyd

  • Phil Simpson

    Phil Simpson

  • Richard Myers

    Richard Myers

  • Simon Goon

    Simon Goon Executive Director and Group Services Director Simon joined BE Group in 2018 having worked nationally, regionally and locally in economic development for 15 years, including a period in an Artificial Intelligence start-up and running his own company. Prior to this he worked for a decade in the chemical

    Simon Goon

    Simon Goon Executive Director and Group Services Director Simon joined BE Group in 2018 having worked nationally, regionally and locally in economic development for 15 years, including a period in an Artificial Intelligence start-up and running his own company. Prior to this he worked for a decade in the chemical

  • Linda Tuttiet

    Head of Culture and Tourism Tees Valley Combined Authority Linda’s experience covers working at a senior level in tourism and culture development within the UK, and in promoting Britain’s culture and heritage internationally. Since working in the North East she was Chief Executive of Hadrian's Wall Trust, with responsibility for

    Linda Tuttiet

    Head of Culture and Tourism Tees Valley Combined Authority Linda’s experience covers working at a senior level in tourism and culture development within the UK, and in promoting Britain’s culture and heritage internationally. Since working in the North East she was Chief Executive of Hadrian's Wall Trust, with responsibility for

  • Paul Lancaster

    Paul is the Founder & Event Producer of the annual 5-day ‘Newcastle Startup Week’ festival and 1-day ‘Newcastle Scaleup Summit’ in May which he uses as a platform for inspiring and supporting more people to start and grow their business in the North East of England, retain and attract talent,

    Paul Lancaster

    Paul is the Founder & Event Producer of the annual 5-day ‘Newcastle Startup Week’ festival and 1-day ‘Newcastle Scaleup Summit’ in May which he uses as a platform for inspiring and supporting more people to start and grow their business in the North East of England, retain and attract talent,

  • Andrea Freeman

    Andrea Freeman

  • Julie D. Wallin

    Julie D. Wallin

  • Keith Charlton

    Keith is an Investment Executive based in FW Capital’s Wynyard Office and works with North East businesses to provide appropriate funding through either the NPIF Teesside and Cumbria Debt Fund, or the Tees Valley Catalyst Fund. Keith is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a highly experienced investment professional, having worked

    Keith Charlton

    Keith is an Investment Executive based in FW Capital’s Wynyard Office and works with North East businesses to provide appropriate funding through either the NPIF Teesside and Cumbria Debt Fund, or the Tees Valley Catalyst Fund. Keith is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a highly experienced investment professional, having worked

  • Caroline Theobald

    https://firstnetwork.co/

    Caroline Theobald

    https://firstnetwork.co/

  • Jennifer Barrett

    Jennifer Barrett is the founder and managing director of the national award-winning organisation, This is Creative Enterprise (TICE). TICE provides real-time, hands-on access and insight for young people into careers and opportunities across the commercial creative, design and digital industries. Jennifer is also an associate lecturer in BA (Hons) Fashion

    Jennifer Barrett

    Jennifer Barrett is the founder and managing director of the national award-winning organisation, This is Creative Enterprise (TICE). TICE provides real-time, hands-on access and insight for young people into careers and opportunities across the commercial creative, design and digital industries. Jennifer is also an associate lecturer in BA (Hons) Fashion

  • Catherine Purvis Mawson

    Working with young people has always been the focus of my career. I completed my Undergraduate Degree in English and History from Sunderland University in 2001 and went on to study a Post Graduate Certificate in Gender, Culture and Development in 2002, which allowed me to travel to the Canadian

    Catherine Purvis Mawson

    Working with young people has always been the focus of my career. I completed my Undergraduate Degree in English and History from Sunderland University in 2001 and went on to study a Post Graduate Certificate in Gender, Culture and Development in 2002, which allowed me to travel to the Canadian

  • Thomas Smith

    Mail Metro Media reaches one in five UK adults every single day and 70% of the population every month. With nine different brands, communicating in nine different tones of voice to nine unique audiences www.moremetro.co.uk/northeast/

    Thomas Smith

    Mail Metro Media reaches one in five UK adults every single day and 70% of the population every month. With nine different brands, communicating in nine different tones of voice to nine unique audiences www.moremetro.co.uk/northeast/

  • Debbi Moore

    Debbi is a regular guest on Ideal World and Create and Craft, in the UK and also appears on Germany Home shopping Channels, where she shares her love of Crafting and Inspiration.

    Debbi Moore

    Debbi is a regular guest on Ideal World and Create and Craft, in the UK and also appears on Germany Home shopping Channels, where she shares her love of Crafting and Inspiration.

  • Jo Leversuch

    Jo is a renowned International make-up artist. Jo is proudly make-up ambassador for Veil Cover Cream. It was this passion that led to Jo crossing paths with International Celebrity make-up artist, Ariane Poole who was her mentor plus being part of Val Garland School Of Make-up. Jo has assisted in

    Jo Leversuch

    Jo is a renowned International make-up artist. Jo is proudly make-up ambassador for Veil Cover Cream. It was this passion that led to Jo crossing paths with International Celebrity make-up artist, Ariane Poole who was her mentor plus being part of Val Garland School Of Make-up. Jo has assisted in

  • Tom Howsam

    Tom graduated from Teesside University in 2004 with a degree in Information Technology, Tom was supported with mentoring and office space to allow him to grow his first company, Thap – a software agency. Tom then went on to set up financial technology start-up Paid, which concentrates on simplifying contracting

    Tom Howsam

    Tom graduated from Teesside University in 2004 with a degree in Information Technology, Tom was supported with mentoring and office space to allow him to grow his first company, Thap – a software agency. Tom then went on to set up financial technology start-up Paid, which concentrates on simplifying contracting

  • Emily Coltman

    Emily Coltman FCA, chief accountant of FreeAgent, is a graduate of the University of Cambridge. She has been working with small businesses since the year 2000 and is passionate about helping their owners lose their fear of "the numbers" and the taxman. She is the author of three e-books, "Refreshingly

    Emily Coltman

    Emily Coltman FCA, chief accountant of FreeAgent, is a graduate of the University of Cambridge. She has been working with small businesses since the year 2000 and is passionate about helping their owners lose their fear of "the numbers" and the taxman. She is the author of three e-books, "Refreshingly

Money Matters. Finance & Funding

  • Chris Lloyd

    Chris Lloyd

  • Phil Simpson

    Phil Simpson

  • Richard Myers

    Richard Myers

  • Simon Goon

    Simon Goon Executive Director and Group Services Director Simon joined BE Group in 2018 having worked nationally, regionally and locally in economic development for 15 years, including a period in an Artificial Intelligence start-up and running his own company. Prior to this he worked for a decade in the chemical

    Simon Goon

    Simon Goon Executive Director and Group Services Director Simon joined BE Group in 2018 having worked nationally, regionally and locally in economic development for 15 years, including a period in an Artificial Intelligence start-up and running his own company. Prior to this he worked for a decade in the chemical

  • Linda Tuttiet

    Head of Culture and Tourism Tees Valley Combined Authority Linda’s experience covers working at a senior level in tourism and culture development within the UK, and in promoting Britain’s culture and heritage internationally. Since working in the North East she was Chief Executive of Hadrian's Wall Trust, with responsibility for

    Linda Tuttiet

    Head of Culture and Tourism Tees Valley Combined Authority Linda’s experience covers working at a senior level in tourism and culture development within the UK, and in promoting Britain’s culture and heritage internationally. Since working in the North East she was Chief Executive of Hadrian's Wall Trust, with responsibility for

  • Paul Lancaster

    Paul is the Founder & Event Producer of the annual 5-day ‘Newcastle Startup Week’ festival and 1-day ‘Newcastle Scaleup Summit’ in May which he uses as a platform for inspiring and supporting more people to start and grow their business in the North East of England, retain and attract talent,

    Paul Lancaster

    Paul is the Founder & Event Producer of the annual 5-day ‘Newcastle Startup Week’ festival and 1-day ‘Newcastle Scaleup Summit’ in May which he uses as a platform for inspiring and supporting more people to start and grow their business in the North East of England, retain and attract talent,

  • Andrea Freeman

    Andrea Freeman

  • Julie D. Wallin

    Julie D. Wallin

  • Keith Charlton

    Keith is an Investment Executive based in FW Capital’s Wynyard Office and works with North East businesses to provide appropriate funding through either the NPIF Teesside and Cumbria Debt Fund, or the Tees Valley Catalyst Fund. Keith is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a highly experienced investment professional, having worked

    Keith Charlton

    Keith is an Investment Executive based in FW Capital’s Wynyard Office and works with North East businesses to provide appropriate funding through either the NPIF Teesside and Cumbria Debt Fund, or the Tees Valley Catalyst Fund. Keith is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a highly experienced investment professional, having worked

  • Caroline Theobald

    https://firstnetwork.co/

    Caroline Theobald

    https://firstnetwork.co/

  • Jennifer Barrett

    Jennifer Barrett is the founder and managing director of the national award-winning organisation, This is Creative Enterprise (TICE). TICE provides real-time, hands-on access and insight for young people into careers and opportunities across the commercial creative, design and digital industries. Jennifer is also an associate lecturer in BA (Hons) Fashion

    Jennifer Barrett

    Jennifer Barrett is the founder and managing director of the national award-winning organisation, This is Creative Enterprise (TICE). TICE provides real-time, hands-on access and insight for young people into careers and opportunities across the commercial creative, design and digital industries. Jennifer is also an associate lecturer in BA (Hons) Fashion

  • Catherine Purvis Mawson

    Working with young people has always been the focus of my career. I completed my Undergraduate Degree in English and History from Sunderland University in 2001 and went on to study a Post Graduate Certificate in Gender, Culture and Development in 2002, which allowed me to travel to the Canadian

    Catherine Purvis Mawson

    Working with young people has always been the focus of my career. I completed my Undergraduate Degree in English and History from Sunderland University in 2001 and went on to study a Post Graduate Certificate in Gender, Culture and Development in 2002, which allowed me to travel to the Canadian

  • Thomas Smith

    Mail Metro Media reaches one in five UK adults every single day and 70% of the population every month. With nine different brands, communicating in nine different tones of voice to nine unique audiences www.moremetro.co.uk/northeast/

    Thomas Smith

    Mail Metro Media reaches one in five UK adults every single day and 70% of the population every month. With nine different brands, communicating in nine different tones of voice to nine unique audiences www.moremetro.co.uk/northeast/

  • Debbi Moore

    Debbi is a regular guest on Ideal World and Create and Craft, in the UK and also appears on Germany Home shopping Channels, where she shares her love of Crafting and Inspiration.

    Debbi Moore

    Debbi is a regular guest on Ideal World and Create and Craft, in the UK and also appears on Germany Home shopping Channels, where she shares her love of Crafting and Inspiration.

  • Jo Leversuch

    Jo is a renowned International make-up artist. Jo is proudly make-up ambassador for Veil Cover Cream. It was this passion that led to Jo crossing paths with International Celebrity make-up artist, Ariane Poole who was her mentor plus being part of Val Garland School Of Make-up. Jo has assisted in

    Jo Leversuch

    Jo is a renowned International make-up artist. Jo is proudly make-up ambassador for Veil Cover Cream. It was this passion that led to Jo crossing paths with International Celebrity make-up artist, Ariane Poole who was her mentor plus being part of Val Garland School Of Make-up. Jo has assisted in

  • Tom Howsam

    Tom graduated from Teesside University in 2004 with a degree in Information Technology, Tom was supported with mentoring and office space to allow him to grow his first company, Thap – a software agency. Tom then went on to set up financial technology start-up Paid, which concentrates on simplifying contracting

    Tom Howsam

    Tom graduated from Teesside University in 2004 with a degree in Information Technology, Tom was supported with mentoring and office space to allow him to grow his first company, Thap – a software agency. Tom then went on to set up financial technology start-up Paid, which concentrates on simplifying contracting

  • Emily Coltman

    Emily Coltman FCA, chief accountant of FreeAgent, is a graduate of the University of Cambridge. She has been working with small businesses since the year 2000 and is passionate about helping their owners lose their fear of "the numbers" and the taxman. She is the author of three e-books, "Refreshingly

    Emily Coltman

    Emily Coltman FCA, chief accountant of FreeAgent, is a graduate of the University of Cambridge. She has been working with small businesses since the year 2000 and is passionate about helping their owners lose their fear of "the numbers" and the taxman. She is the author of three e-books, "Refreshingly