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Gapsquare CEO Dr Zara Nanu – ‘Go big or go home’

Dr Zara Nanu, CEO of Gapsquare, talks about what drove her to set up a pay-gap analytics firm, the importance of having a board and selling her business to XpertHR in August last year

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How I’ve grown my business: Sammy Rubin, founder YuLife

Life insurance is the number one benefit employees want. Yet small businesses perceive it as being complex and poor value. Sammy Rubin wants to change that


How I’ve grown my business: Cameron Shearer, co-founder Superscript

Disrupting one-sized-fits-all business insurance, Superscript offers bespoke cover to 1,000 business types. Cameron Shearer takes us on his five-year journey


How I’ve grown my business: Mandeep Singh, co-founder Trouva

Mandeep Singh began independent retailer platform Trouva standing on shopkeepers’ doorsteps in the rain, trying to persuade them to sign up. Today, he has almost a thousand shops signed up in a dozen European countries


How I’ve grown my business – Lex Deak, co-founder KinderList

Serial entrepreneur Lex Deak’s new KinderList children’s gifts site only launched in November. He talks about the challenges running a data-driven start-up with colleagues spread over Eastern Europe


How I’ve grown my business: Lyndsey Simpson, CEO The Curve Group

The HR consultancy boss wears two hats: running a recruitment and HR outsourcing business and also owning a bar and restaurant. Here she talks about the lessons learnt and planning for the worst over a bottle of wine